An Investigation of the Effectiveness of Doing Sports Situation, Gender and Age Variations in Sadness Management in Children

Kazim Nas, Veysel Temel


APA 6th edition
Nas, K., & Temel, V. (2018). An Investigation of the Effectiveness of Doing Sports Situation, Gender and Age Variations in Sadness Management in Children. European Journal of Educational Research, 7(4), 827-831. doi:10.12973/eu-jer.7.4.827

Harvard
Nas K., and Temel V. 2018 'An Investigation of the Effectiveness of Doing Sports Situation, Gender and Age Variations in Sadness Management in Children', European Journal of Educational Research , vol. 7, no. 4, pp. 827-831. Available from: https://dx.doi.org/10.12973/eu-jer.7.4.827

Chicago 16th edition
Nas, Kazim and Temel, Veysel . "An Investigation of the Effectiveness of Doing Sports Situation, Gender and Age Variations in Sadness Management in Children". (2018)European Journal of Educational Research 7, no. 4(2018): 827-831. doi:10.12973/eu-jer.7.4.827

Abstract

This study was conducted with the aim of investigating the effect of doing sports, gender and age variables on sadness management of students. The universe of the research was 558 students (age average = 11,96 ± 1,29), including 308 female and 250 male students studying in the secondary school of in Karaman between 2017-2018 period. In addition to the personal information form prepared by the researcher as a data collection tool in the research, "Child Sadness Management Scale" developed by Zeman et al., adapted to the Turkish language by Akin et al. was used. MANOVA and ANOVA analysis were performed in the solution and interpretation of the data. At the end of the study; it can be said that the levels of Inhibition from the sadness management sub-dimensions of the participants are in the middle level, Emotion Regulation Coping levels are above the mid - level and Dysregulated-Expression levels are low. There was a significant difference between doing sports variable of the participants and the Inhibition dimension and between the gender variable and sub-dimension of the Dysregulated-Expression, but there was no significant difference between age variable and sub-dimensions of the sadness management.

Keywords: Sports, sadness management, child.


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