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THE MEDIA AS THE FACTOR OF TENDING TO SPORT IN CHILDREN:A STUDY AFTER A TV COMPETITION PROGRAMME NAMED AS “ICE DANCING”

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Author(s): Ekrem Levent İLHAN | Eylem GENCER

Journal: Beden Egitimi ve Spor Bilimleri Dergisi
ISSN 1307-6477

Volume: 6;
Issue: 1;
Start page: 85;
Date: 2012;
Original page

Keywords: Children | tending to sport | media | ıce dancing.

ABSTRACT
This study was examined with the idea of a tv competition programme named as “Ice Dancing” that has sports and magazine aspects has an effect on children’s tending to skating. The main purpose of the study is to determine the causes of children’s tending to skating and research whether that tv programme has an effect on children’s tending to skating. The sample of the study consists of 297 parents of children between the age of 6-12 (211 mothers, 86 fathers) who skate at “Belpa Skating Palace” and “Optimum Skating Rink” in Ankara, “Olympic Skating Palace” in Kocaeli, “Galleria Skating Rink” in Istanbul. The causes of children’s tending to skating asked to parents. Answers were cotegorized into two main groups as the causes that are derived from parents and the causes derived from children. The other factors were categorized under these two main groups. Descriptives and frequencies of the data were shown on tables. It was discovered that % 48 of tending to skating was derived from children and % 52 of tending to skating was derived from parents. The first sub-factor of tending to skating derived from childrens was likes moving, playing and fun as %38. The second factor of tending to skating derived from childrens was the effect of tv programme named as “Ice Dancing” %27. It shows that every 1 of 4 child was affected from the tv programme and it supports our hypothesis.
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