Investigating the Relationship Between Acceptance of Flirt Violence and Perceived Social Support and Attachment

Sumbas E. , Çitil Akyol C., Çoban G.

ACP ACERP 2020, Tokyo, Japan, 11 - 14 March 2020, vol.1, no.1, pp.13-14

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Summary Text
  • Volume: 1
  • City: Tokyo
  • Country: Japan
  • Page Numbers: pp.13-14


he aim of this study was to investigate the relationship between acceptance of flirt violance and attachment and social support in young adults. The data was collected by the researchers and the students were informed about the study before proceeding to the data collection. In the study, the Flirt Violence Acceptance Scale was used to measure the level of acceptance of flirting violence, the Relationship Scales Questionnaire was used to determine the attachment styles of the students, and the Multidimensional Perceived Social Support Scale was used to determine the social support levels of the students. The study group of the research consists of 288 students studying at Inonu University Faculty of Education in 2018-2019 academic year. Descriptive statistics, t test, variance analysis and simple linear correlation analysis were used in the analysis of the data. As a result of the study, it was found that there was a low positive correlation between the acceptance level of the flirt violence and obsessive attachment, and a low negative relationship between perceived social support . Another finding obtained from the study is that there is a significant difference between the students' acceptance levels of flirt violence by gender. The findings obtained were discussed in the light of the literature and suggestions were made.