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ERIC Number: EJ1124926
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2017-Jan
Pages: 10
Abstractor: As Provided
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: EISSN-2146-7242
Examining Cyberbullying Tendency and Multidimensional Perceived Social Support Status of Teacher Candidates
Levent, Faruk; Taçgin, Zeynep
Turkish Online Journal of Educational Technology - TOJET, v16 n1 p37-46 Jan 2017
The teachers have a substantial role for students through consciously the Internet usage and struggle with cyberbullying. The purpose of this study is to investigate cyberbullying tendency and multidimensional perceived social support status of the teacher candidates. The participants of this research have become 412 teacher candidates as education faculty students. In this research, co-relational screening model has been used. In addition, Mann Whitney-U and Kruskal Wallis statistical analysis have been used to determine differences within variables. The findings of the study indicate that cyberbullying tendency and multidimensional perceived social support status have been differentiated in accordance with daily Internet usage time and sexuality. Moreover, according to the attractive findings of this study, the cyberbullying tendency ratio of females is higher than males and the social support ratio of males is higher than females.
Sakarya University. Esentepe Campus, Adapazari 54000, Turkey. Tel: +90-505-2431868; Fax: +90-264-6141034; e-mail: tojet@sakarya.edu.tr; Web site: http://www.tojet.net
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Turkey