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Eurasian Journal of Educational Research
Print ISSN: 1302-597X & e-ISSN: 2528-8911
EJER | 2017 Issue 70

Hicran CETIN GUNDUZ, Subhan EKSIOGLU, Sinem TARHAN

Problematic Internet Usage: Personality Traits, Gender, Age and Effect of Dispositional Hope Level

10.14689/ejer.2017.70.4
  Author : Hicran CETIN GUNDUZ, Subhan EKSIOGLU, Sinem TARHAN
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Title :
Hicran CETIN GUNDUZ, Subhan EKSIOGLU, Sinem TARHAN

Problematic Internet Usage: Personality Traits, Gender, Age and Effect of Dispositional Hope Level

10.14689/ejer.2017.70.4

Abstract :

Gunduz, H. C., Eksioglu, S., & Tarhan, S. (2017). Problematic Internet Usage: Personality Traits, Gender, Age and Effect of Dispositional Hope Level. Eurasian Journal of Educational Research, 70, 57-82, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.14689/ejer.2017.70.4

Purpose: The aim of this study is to examine the effect of personality traits, gender, age and effects of dispositional hope level in problematic internet usage of university students. Research Methods: This paper is an example of a descriptive study, which presents the relationship between problematic internet usage of university students considering personality traits, gender, age and dispositional hope level. The study group consists of 376 students from different universities. Research data was collected by using the Problematic Internet Usage Scale, The Big Five Inventory, and the Dispositional Hope Scale. In the analysis of data, parametric tests were used.

Keywords:Internet addiction, personality, hope, excessive internet usage

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