Psychology and Behavioral Sciences

Volume 2, Issue 4, August 2013

  • Symptoms Description, Cognitive and Other Psychological Aspects of Individuals with Balatung: The Startle Matching Syndrome of Pampanga

    Howell B. Calma

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 4, August 2013
    Pages: 148-161
    Received: 8 July 2013
    Published: 10 August 2013
    Abstract: The study intended to present the symptoms, cognition, and other psychological aspects of individuals exhibiting Balatung (Startle matching syndrome of Pampanga). It employed an exploratory of the descriptive type design to investigate the characteristics of five (5) Kapampangan individuals exhibiting balatung in a variety of context, focusing on t... Show More
  • The Relationship Between Motivation Orientations and Competitive Anxiety in Bocce Players: Does Gender Make a Difference

    Mutlu TURKMEN, Taner BOZKUS, Atahan ALTINTAS

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 4, August 2013
    Pages: 162-168
    Received: 5 August 2013
    Published: 30 August 2013
    Abstract: This study investigated the relationship between motivation orientations and anxiety levels of Bocce players, and gender differences in this relationship. A total of 88 Bocce players (47 female, 41 male) participated to this study voluntarily. All the players completed “Sport Competitive Anxiety Test (SCAT)” and “Sport Motivation Scale (SMS)” test.... Show More