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Role of School Environment on Aggression among Adolescents


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1 Department of Psychology, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India
     

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The purpose of the study was to determine the role of school environment on aggression among adolescence. School environment can be defined as an environment where students experiences caring relationship with and healthy expectations from school staff and take part in school and class activities.Aggression can be defined as behaviour aimed at causing harm and pain, psychological harm, personal injury or physical distraction. K.S Misra school environment inventory and Buss and Perry aggression scale was used to measure school environment and aggression on adolescence respectively.The sample consisted of 60 children with age range of 12-16 years.Regression analysis was used to analyze the data. Significant results were obtained.The findings will be discussed in the light of relevant literature.

Keywords

School Environment, Aggression.
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Authors

Amrita Sharma
Department of Psychology, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India
Pragati Dixit
Department of Psychology, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India
Naima K. Gulrez
Department of Psychology, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India

Abstract


The purpose of the study was to determine the role of school environment on aggression among adolescence. School environment can be defined as an environment where students experiences caring relationship with and healthy expectations from school staff and take part in school and class activities.Aggression can be defined as behaviour aimed at causing harm and pain, psychological harm, personal injury or physical distraction. K.S Misra school environment inventory and Buss and Perry aggression scale was used to measure school environment and aggression on adolescence respectively.The sample consisted of 60 children with age range of 12-16 years.Regression analysis was used to analyze the data. Significant results were obtained.The findings will be discussed in the light of relevant literature.

Keywords


School Environment, Aggression.