Year 2019, Volume 4, Issue 1, Pages 1 - 11 2019-06-10

Research on Community Violence against Adolescents in Kosovo and related Variables

Armen Mustafa [1]

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The main purpose of this study was to conduct a research about the prevalence of violence against adolescents in the community, the types’ prevalence of the violence; people who the most frequent use violence against adolescents, and the relationship between the types of violence and adolescents’ demographic factors (gender, age and residence). The study was conducted in a sample of 608 adolescents from 10 Pristina’s high schools, aged 15-18. For this study are used quantitative methods in fact survey type, while as the main instrument for data collection was used the questionnaire. The study's findings show that 9 out of 10 adolescents have experienced community violence (approximately 92%), of whom 1 out of 9 adolescents high-level violence. From the types of violence, psychological violence is the most prevalent violence followed by violence against property, physical violence and sexual violence. The results of the study show that people who use more violence against adolescents are their peers, then adults and at the lowest level of violence are used by certain groups. Males, whether they are peers or adults, are the ones who use more violence against adolescents than females. When we talking about demographic characteristics and their relation to the types’ prevalence of the violence, gender and residence of adolescents results to have an impact only on physical violence, but not on the other types of violence, while adolescents’ age, being almost the same, results without any impact on the types’ prevalence of the violence. Concerning these findings, have been addressed specific recommendations, the main purpose of which is to raise awareness and prevent violence in society in general and to children and youth in particular.

Adolescents, violence, community, psychological violence, violence against property, physical violence and sexual violence
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Primary Language en
Subjects Education, Scientific Disciplines
Journal Section Makaleler
Authors

Author: Armen Mustafa
Institution: AAB College
Country: Kosovo


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APA Mustafa, A . (2019). Research on Community Violence against Adolescents in Kosovo and related Variables. Journal of Family Counseling and Education, 4 (1), 1-11. DOI: 10.32568/jfce.458792
MLA Mustafa, A . "Research on Community Violence against Adolescents in Kosovo and related Variables". Journal of Family Counseling and Education 4 (2019): 1-11 <http://dergipark.org.tr/jfce/issue/43502/458792>
Chicago Mustafa, A . "Research on Community Violence against Adolescents in Kosovo and related Variables". Journal of Family Counseling and Education 4 (2019): 1-11
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ISNAD Mustafa, Armen . "Research on Community Violence against Adolescents in Kosovo and related Variables". Journal of Family Counseling and Education 4 / 1 (June 2019): 1-11. https://doi.org/10.32568/jfce.458792