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Investigation of the effect of positive perception and mental toughness levels on motivation of success in elite mountain running athletes
The aim of this study is to investigate the effect of 18 year old and over elite mountain running athletes’ positive perception and mental toughness levels on success motivation participated in Turkey mountain running championship. The research group consists of a total of 166 athletes. In the study; Mental Touhness Scale (ZRS) adapted to Turkish by Erdogan (2016) and developed by Madrigal, Hamill and Gill (2013) and Positive Perception Scale (PSS) developed by Icekson and Pines (2013), adapted to Turkish by Akın and Kaya (2015) and Sports Specific Success Motivation Scale developed by Willis (1982) and adapted to Turkish by Tiryaki and Godelek (1997) were used. Data were edited in Microssoft Excel 2003 program and analyzed using Spss 20.0 for windows package program. Descriptive analysis methods were used to determine the distribution of personal information of the athletes involved; cross-table analysis and percentage table analysis were used. For the scales applied in the study; In order to test whether the subscales of the two scales show normal distribution, a normality test of 0.05 significance level was applied. In order to make comparisons between the sub-dimensions of both scales according to whether the data were distributed normally or not, for parametric (anova / independent sample t-test) or for nonparametric (Kruskal Wallis / Mann Whitney-U) statistic was used. Multiple regression analysis with 0.01 significance level was performed to determine the effect levels of independent variables on positive perception and sport-specific success motivation. The correlation between mental toughness and positive perception was determined by correlation analysis at 0.01 significance level. According to the results of the study, it was seen that the mental endurance levels and positive perception levels of the athletes had a positive effect on the success motivation levels and the importance of positive perception and mental resilience factors in improving the performance of the athletes were revealed.
Keywords: Sport, Athleticism, Mental Tougness, Positive Perception, Success Motivation
Abdulselam Karharman, Mehmet Bayansalduz. Investigation of the effect of positive perception and mental toughness levels on motivation of success in elite mountain running athletes. Acta Scientiae et Intellectus, 6(2)2020, 7-17.
A descriptive study on some variables in traditional ABA wrestling: Gaziantep example
Cultural activities are important accumulations that strengthen the ties of being nation and state. Customs, traditions and norms coming from the depths of history are accepted as a cultural element. Turks who lives in many geographical regions of the world with a separate state identity or an element of ethnic nation have also performed cultural activities in competition form. Among these competitions, wrestling has always taken its place. Aba wrestling is performed as a sports branch from the oldest Turks until today. The aim of this study is to determine the perspectives of the traditional aba wrestling individuals in the changing and developing globalization process and the most effective factors in their participation in the sport. In the study, the literature was examined and the data obtained as a result of the survey method used in the research were evaluated with statistical analysis.The population of the research consists of athletes participating in competitions organized by the Traditional Sports Federation and local administrations in the province of Gaziantep. The sample of the study was applied with a random method and a 5-item Likert type questionnaire to 128 wrestlers from Gaziantep, Kahramanmaras, Hatay, Mersin, Osmaniye and other provinces. In this study, the opinions of 128 athletes who form the sample to the 22 statements stated in the survey were evaluated with percentage and frequency analysis. When the literature is examined, it is seen that aba wrestling studies are mostly done by using qualitative method. In this study, field studies were conducted in the screening model included in the quantitative method and the findings were evaluated with descriptive method. The results that obtained were taken into consideration as a source for literature and other studies in traditional wrestling. As a result, it was seen that traditional wrestling was performed as it was but interest and excitement are diminishing. Also it was understood that the former wrestlers and successful athletes had a great influence on individuals starting this sport.
Keywords: Education, Sport, Wrestling, Traditional Sports
Mehmet Yorulmazlar. A descriptive study on some variables in traditional ABA wrestling: Gaziantep example. Acta Scientiae et Intellectus, 6(2)2020, 18-43.
Reclamation land of former zirkon mining for carbon dioxide absorption medium by eucalyptus plants
Eucalyptus plants have a promising potential to absorb carbon dioxide in the reclamation area of the former zircon mining area. Eucalyptus was chosen as a pioneer plant because it was easy and inexpensive to propagate, plant and maintain. Selection of land reclamation plants by looking at the characteristics of the land to be planted, such as information on the physical properties of the soil, soil chemistry, rainfall, wind, temperature, topography, pests, diseases and animals that exist around the reclamation site. Research results show that carbon dioxide uptake is significant in support of its growth.
Keywords: reclamation land, eucalyptus, carbon dioxide, absorption
Daya Herawan, Petrus S. Senas, Fengky F. Adji. Reclamation land of former zirkon mining for carbon dioxide absorption medium by eucalyptus plants. Acta Scientiae et Intellectus, 6(2)2020, 44-56.
Investigation of the relationship between physical activity levels and academic achievements of high school students in different fields
The aim of this research is to design the relationship between the levels of physical activity and academic achievement of the high school target studying different things. A total of 400 students from four different high schools located in the center of Muğla are focused on the study. The International Physical Activity Questionnaire, as a measure of academic achievement, has average scores, not general. In the SPSS data analysis program, standard deviation, mean and variance analyzes, one way Anova, Mann Whitney U test and correlation analysis were used. At the end of the study, there is a higher level of physical activity in men compared to the level of women, since the high school approach has no physical activity level. In addition, the analysis of the negative direction relationship between the characteristics of licensed athletes, the level of physical activity and academic achievement (p< 0.05). When the academic achievements of high schools were examined according to their types, they had the highest level of physical activity in the science high school and the highest level of physical activity in the Anatolian high school (p <0.05). There was a significant difference in demographic variables, functionality, physical activity level and father education status variable, targeting (p <0.05). On the other hand, while a positive relationship was established between treatment physical activity levels and academic achievements, it was concluded that there was a significant relationship. As a result, there is a clear determinant of the status of the fathers' status and the effectiveness of the variables for the research-oriented fathers, while other demographic variables do not affect the activities of high school settings in different activities and the level of physical activity is said to be a crucial determinant of academic achievement.
Keywords: Academic Achievement, High School Students, Physical Activity
Isa Aydemir, Mehmet Bayansalduz, Senol Yanar. Investigation of the relationship between physical activity levels and academic achievements of high school students in different fields. Acta Scientiae et Intellectus, 6(2)2020, 57-66.
Implementation of information on palm oil plantation development in Central Kalimantan
The implementation of the principle of openness to sustainable palm oil plantation development should be carried out as mandated by laws and regulations through certain mechanisms by the national and regional governments. However, it needs to be studied that there is no information available about the existing sustainable palm oil plantation operations in Central Kalimantan Province. This can become an obstacle in terms of providing information so that there is a need for evaluation, especially regarding the implementation of the Indonesian Sustainable Palm Oil Certification System (ISPO) certification by plantation companies. This study is expected to provide benefits to all stakeholders related to palm oil plantation development, especially in Central Kalimantan Province. The stakeholders are the local government as the subject of implementing public information disclosure, the large palm oil companies as the object of implementing sustainable palm oil plantations, and the community as the object of development in a wider scope.
Keywords: implementation, information, palm oil plantation, development
Rawing Rambang, Salampak, Andrie Elia, Masliani. Implementation of information on palm oil plantation development in Central Kalimantan. Acta Scientiae et Intellectus, 6(2)2020, 67-80.
The effect of movement education on the physical and social development of a child with autism
In this study, it was examined what are the effects of movement education on the physical and social development of a child with autism.
Previously, movement education was applied to the participant with 1-3 hours of classes between 09:00 and 12:00 in the morning, 2 days a week for twelve weeks. In the research, the participant's personal characteristics, interests and needs were assessed by the questionnaire used to measure the development of children throughout educational institutions with autistic disorders filled by the participant's mother and the instructional approaches expected to be used in the program.
Research data were collected through observation, interview and examination of documents The study's analysis was done by reporting 6 independent observers and practitioners ' findings, viewpoints and comments.
Many difficulties were encountered in the participation of the participants due to the fact that the participants were born flatfoot, discomfort in their eyes and lack of self-confidence. However, according to the research findings, it was determined that movement education courses had a positive impact on the participant's physical development and social skills.
As a result, many positive developments have been made by the participant in terms of physical and social development, such as climbing stairs alone, keeping eyes open in lessons, walking in balance, laughing, entering crowds, and increasing self confidence. According to these findings, movement training programs can be said to contribute positively to the physical and social development of autism diagnosed individuals.
Keywords: Autism, Movement Education, Physical Development, Social Development, Case Study
Isa Aydemır, Mehmet Bayansalduz, Senol Yanar. The effect of movement education on the physical and social development of a child with autism. Acta Scientiae et Intellectus, 6(2)2020, 81-90.
The effect of sportive activities on the death anxiety level of elderly individuals
With the intensification of the aging population worldwide, it is necessary to encourage healthy and active aging. The main purpose of this study is to examine whether death anxiety differs according to the level of sportive activity in elderly individuals. 150 individuals aged 55-80 years from Antalya/Muratpasa district participated in this study. “International Physical Activity Questionnaire (Short Form)” was used to determine the level of physical activity of elderly individuals, and “Thorson-Powell Death Anxiety Scale” developed by Thorson and Powell (1992) and adapted to Turkish by Yildiz and Karaca (2001) was used to determine the death anxiety score. “International Physical Activity Survey Short Form” was used to determine the level of physical activity of elderly individuals, and “Thorson-Powell Death Anxiety Scale” developed by Thorson and Powell (1992) and adapted to Turkish by Yildiz and Karaca (2001) was used to determine the death anxiety score. One sample t-test was used at the 0.05 significance level to determine whether the sample group represents the main group. It is determined that the sample group represents the main group equally and homogeneously (p <0.05). Shapiro Wilk test was used at the 0.05 significance level to determine whether the data obtained in the study were normally distributed. The data showed a normal distribution (p <0.05). Percentage, frequency, t-test, and variance analysis (ANOVA) tests were used to analyze the data. As a result of the study, the elderly individuals who do regular activities were 56 people (37.3%), and those who did not do regular activities were 94 people (62.7%). The death anxiety rate was found to be 43.46 (mild death anxiety) in 37.3% of the regular activities and 64.34 (moderate death anxiety) in 62.7% of the people. Based on these findings, we can say that regular physical activity helps reduce the anxiety of death.
Keywords: Sportive Activity, Elderliniess, Death Anxiety
Mihriay Musa, Senol Yanar, Abdurrahman Kepoglu, Mehmet Bayansalduz. The effect of sportive activities on the death anxiety level of elderly individuals. Acta Scientiae et Intellectus, 6(2)2020, 91-103.