Print ISSN: 1993-9345

Online ISSN: 2664-2514

Keywords : Characteristic of Sport Personality


Constructing a Measurement Scale for The Characteristic of Persecuted Sport Personality of Adult Players in The City of Mosul

Theelam Younis Allawi

Al-Rafidain Journal For Sport Sciences, 2013, Volume 19, Issue 61, Pages 69-100
DOI: 10.33899/rajsport.2013.69629

The current study aimed at:
- Constructing a measurement scale for the characteristic of the persecuted sport personality of the adult players in the city of Mosul
- putting standard levels on a fifth scale ranging between low level and high level of the persecuted sport personality
Both researchers used the descriptive method by means of survey style for its appropriateness to the nature of the study. The sample of the study consisted of the adult players in the center of the city of Mosul (623 players) distributed on all the official clubs in the center of the city of Mosul, except the unofficial clubs, which were excluded (specialized ones).
The sample of the study consisted of (508) players which was then divided into two samples; the sample scale Constructing which consisted of (330) players with a percentage of (65%), and application sample which consisted of (178) players with a percentage of (35%).
The scale of measuring the persecuted sport personality, which was edited by the researchers, as a means for collecting data. The procedures of Constructing the scale included (identifying the dimensions of the scale, identifying the method of formulating the items of the scale, formulating the items of each dimension with their initial form in addition to applying the scientific steps and the procedures in Constructing the scale which includes validity of the content, the vase validity of the scale, the validity of Constructing the scale which is represented in (the statistical analysis of the items) by means of two contrasted groups, internal consistency and the method of retesting for validity was also used).
The statistical means were: the mean, Mode, standard deviation, the equation of coefficient of skewers of (Karl Pearson), Simple Correlation Coefficient, t-Test, the Hypothetical Mean of the scale and percentage.
The researchers reached at the following findings:
Constructing a scale for the characteristic of the persecuted personality of adult players in the center of the city of Mosul
Generally adult players in the center of the city of Mosul have a degree of positive psychological persecution which may be an incentive and a motive for performance and giving in sport field
Constructing certain standard levels for the sample of the study by means of the scale of measuring the characteristic of sport persecuted personality.