Therefore, cultural self-construal and the related cultural scripts are important indicators of emotional fit within culture. The two general activation systems of affect: structural findings, evolutionary considerations, and psychobiological evidence.
As expected, positive affect slope was moderated by interdependent self-construal. In particular, it was expected that due to culture-level harmony-preserving norms and scripts in a collectivistic culture, and higher prominence of those scripts for persons with an interdependent orientation, the positive relationship between positive emotion and quality in social interactions will be weakened H1.
Those who have independent self-construal consider that the basic unit of society is the individual, and groups exist to promote individual's well-being. Wentzel Eds.
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