Year 2019, Volume 8, Issue 1, Pages 33 - 51 2019-01-31

Resilience among Syrian university students in Turkey
Türkiye’deki Suriyeli üniversite öğrencilerinde yılmazlık

Özgür Osman Demir [1] , Ramin Aliyev [2]

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The purpose of this research is to deeply examine the resilience in war victim immigrants based on risk and protective factors. The sample of the research, which is structured as a phenomenological study, a type of qualitative research, constitute of 5 women, 5 men and 10 university students. A semi-structured Immigrant University Students Resilience Interview Form, created by the researchers, was used as a data collection tool. According to the results, while the risk factors of the participants were mainly societal, the protective factors were mainly individual. Additionally, the risk factors are distrust in others, anger management, pessimism, financial difficulty, media effect, witnessing to death, interruption of education, social prejudice and unsupportive, new settlement, language problem, change of living space, death of family member, living apart to family. The protective factors are; social contribution, career goals, patience, self-confidence, desire for learning, grit, spirituality, financial situation, host society support, immigrant support, family members support. Furthermore, it was found that the percentage of the participants who consider themselves as happy and standing individuals which is a sign of resilience was high.

Bu araştırmanın amacı savaş mağduru göçmenlerde risk ve koruyucu faktörler temelinde yılmazlık kaynaklarını derinlemesine incelemektir. Nitel araştırmaların bir türü olan “olgubilim (fenomenoloji) çalışması” olarak yapılan araştırmanın örneklemini savaştan dolayı Türkiye’ye göç etmek zorunda kalmış 5 kadın, 5 erkek 10 üniversite eğitimi gören öğrenci oluşturmuştur. Veri toplama aracı olarak araştırmacılar tarafından geliştirilen yarı yapılandırılmış Göçmen Üniversite Öğrencilerinde Yılmazlık Görüşme Formu kullanılmıştır. Araştırma sonuçlarına göre risk farktörleri daha çok sosyal kaynaklı iken, bireysel faktörler bireysel kaynaklıdır. Ayrıca beliritlen risk faktörleri şu şekildedir: Başkalarına güvensizlik, öfke kontrolü, olumsuz bakış açısı, finansal zorluklar, medya etkisi, ölüme şahit olmak, eğitimin sekteye uğraması, sosyal önyargı ve dışlanma, yeni yerleşim yeri ile ilgili sorunlar, dil problemi, yaşam alanı değişimi, aile üyelerinden birinin ölümü ve aile üyelerinden ayrı yaşamak. Koruyucu faktörler ise şu şekildedir: Sosyal destek, kariyer amaçlılığı, sabır, özgüven, öğrenmeye istekli olmak, azim, maneviyat, finansal destek, ev sahibi topum desteği, göçmen desteği ve aile üyelerinin desteği. Bunun yanında katılımcıların yılmazlığın bir göstergesi olarak, kendilerini mutlu ve ayakta kalmış/güçlü olarak nitelendirme yoğunluklarının fazla olduğu belirlenmiştir.

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Primary Language en
Subjects Education, Scientific Disciplines
Journal Section Research Articles
Authors

Orcid: 0000-0002-5073-151X
Author: Özgür Osman Demir (Primary Author)
Institution: HASAN KALYONCU UNIVERSITY
Country: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0003-1983-6505
Author: Ramin Aliyev
Institution: HASAN KALYONCU UNIVERSITY
Country: Turkey


Dates

Publication Date: January 31, 2019

APA Demir, Ö , Aliyev, R . (2019). Resilience among Syrian university students in Turkey. Turkish Journal of Education, 8 (1), 33-51. DOI: 10.19128/turje.454138