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Values and sustainable consumption behavior of women: a Turkish sample

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  • Arzu Şener

    (Hacettepe University, Department of Family and Consumer Sciences, Samanpazarı, Ankara, Turkey)

  • Oya Hazer

    (Hacettepe University, Department of Family and Consumer Sciences, Samanpazarı, Ankara, Turkey)

Abstract

We conducted this study to test the impact of values on women's sustainable consumption behavior. The sample consisted of 600 women in Ankara, Turkey. We used a list of 23 values from five value types from Schwartz's model. We measured sustainable consumption behavior with a five-point scale for 14 environment-friendly behaviors. We found that the values of this sample of Turkish women are related to their behaviors. Copyright © 2007 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd and ERP Environment.

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  • Arzu Şener & Oya Hazer, 2008. "Values and sustainable consumption behavior of women: a Turkish sample," Sustainable Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 16(5), pages 291-300.
  • Handle: RePEc:wly:sustdv:v:16:y:2008:i:5:p:291-300
    DOI: 10.1002/sd.329
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    1. Oksana Mont & Carl Dalhammar, 2005. "Sustainable consumption: at the cross-road of environmental and consumer policies," International Journal of Sustainable Development, Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, vol. 8(4), pages 258-279.
    2. Per Christensen, 1997. "Different Lifestyles And Their Impact On The Environment," Sustainable Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 5(1), pages 30-35.
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