Yıl 2018, Cilt 5, Sayı 3, Sayfalar 524 - 543 2018-09-19

The Relationship between Attitudes towards Asylum Seekers and Compassion Levels of University Students

İsmail Yelpaze [1] , Deniz Güler [2]

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The aim of this study is to adapt the attitude scale towards asylum seekers and refugees to Turkish culture and to examine the relation of university students' attitudes towards asylum seekers to certain personality traits. The study was conducted with the participation of 340 university students. The attitude scales for both asylum seekers and refugees were adapted to Turkish culture and validity and reliability studies were conducted in the study. Findings have shown that they provide the necessary conditions on both scales and can be used as a reliable and valid measuring tool in studies. In addition, students with a high level of compassion, empathy and understanding have been found to have a more positive attitude toward asylum seekers / refugees at a meaningful level. Also, the students studying at the faculty of theology have more positive attitude than the students studying at other faculties. However, the attitude towards asylum seekers / refugees did not differ according to gender. Findings are discussed in the light of the literature.

Refugee, Asylum Seeker, Attitude Scale, Sensitivity, Empathy, Understanding, Compassion
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Orcid: 0000-0003-4428-0502
Yazar: İsmail Yelpaze (Sorumlu Yazar)
Kurum: KAHRAMANMARAŞ SÜTÇÜ İMAM ÜNİVERSİTESİ
Ülke: Turkey


Orcid: orcid.org/0000-0001-6006-5795
Yazar: Deniz Güler
Kurum: Anadolu University
Ülke: Turkey


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APA Yelpaze, İ , Güler, D . (2018). The Relationship between Attitudes towards Asylum Seekers and Compassion Levels of University Students. International Journal of Assessment Tools in Education, 5 (3), 524-543. Retrieved from http://dergipark.gov.tr/ijate/issue/37036/444882
MLA Yelpaze, İ , Güler, D . "The Relationship between Attitudes towards Asylum Seekers and Compassion Levels of University Students". International Journal of Assessment Tools in Education 5 (2018): 524-543 <http://dergipark.gov.tr/ijate/issue/37036/444882>
Chicago Yelpaze, İ , Güler, D . "The Relationship between Attitudes towards Asylum Seekers and Compassion Levels of University Students". International Journal of Assessment Tools in Education 5 (2018): 524-543
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ISNAD Yelpaze, İsmail , Güler, Deniz . "The Relationship between Attitudes towards Asylum Seekers and Compassion Levels of University Students". International Journal of Assessment Tools in Education 5 / 3 (Eylül 2018): 524-543.