Perfectionism, Spirituality and Religiosity: a bibliographic review.

Nadia Mandli


The objective of this article is, from the search in different databases, such as Readalyc, Latindex, Pubmed, Scielo and PsycInfo, to present the review of a brief overview of different works that have conceptualized and measured the following constructs: Perfectionism, Religiosity and Spirituality. Likewise, once the definition of Perfectionism is given from a multidimensional conception, which implies adaptive and maladaptive factors, and a distinction between Spirituality and Religiosity as differentiated and intimately interrelated constructs, an attempt will be made to suggest some relationships between these numinous concepts and Perfectionism.


Perfeccionismo adaptativo, Perfeccionismo desadaptativo, Religiosidad, Espiritualidad


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