A Study About Mobbing on Students, the Relationship between their Personality Traits and Mental Status


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AKINCI Z., DEMİREL O. N., YILMAZ Y.

3rd International Symposium on Sustainable Development, Sarajevo, Bosnia And Herzegovina, 31 May - 01 June 2012, pp.46-59

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
  • City: Sarajevo
  • Country: Bosnia And Herzegovina
  • Page Numbers: pp.46-59
  • Akdeniz University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

The purpose of this study is to assess the effect of psychological violence (mobbing) on the

mood of students attending colleges and on how the mood affects their traits. In this context,

the effect of the violence level as psychological impact on the mood of students was

examined in the process of personality traits. The sample group of the study consists of 250 last class students studying at a social sciences vocational school in Antalya, Turkey.

Behaviour scale for psychological violence, scale of personality characteristics and

depression scale were used in the study. Perceptions of mobbing of the students came from

rural areas with low-income are higher than city dwellers students with normal or high

income levels. However, it was observed that male students were exposed to mobbing more

than female students.