Relationship between Perceived Family Violence and Aggressive Behaviour in Children Aged 11-15 In View of the Level of Education and Income of Parents in Sultanate of Oman
Mohammad Sheikh Hammoud,
Duha Aboud and Yousuf saif Al-Rujaibi
Correspondence Address :
Prof.Dr.Mohammad Sheikh Hammoud
Department of Psychology
College of Education
Received on: September 19, 2019, Accepted on: October 07, 2019, Published on: October 14, 2019
Citation: Yousuf Saif Al-Rujaibi, Mohammad Sheikh Hammo, Duha Aboud (2019). Relationship between perceived family violence and aggressive behaviour in children aged 11-15 in view of the level of education and income of parents in Sultanate of Oman
Copyright: 2019 Mohammad Sheikh Hammoud, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
The study aims to identify the perceived family violence and its relationship to aggressive behaviour in children aged 11-15 in view of the level of education of parents and their income in the Sultanate of Oman. The sample of the study consisted of (1477) male and female, 778 Male 699 Female. The sample of the study was chosen by random stratified method. The measures of perceived family violence and aggressive behaviour were developed after verifying their psychometric characteristics. The results of the study were the most important of which were the absence of significant differences at the level of significance between perceived family violence and aggressive behaviour according to the educational level of the father and mother and the existence of significant differences in the level of family violence and aggressive behaviour of children between household income level Low on one hand and the high and very high family income level on the other, in favour of the low level. The correlation between the three dimensions of family violence and the dimensions of the aggressive behaviour measure was significant. As for the relationship between violence and aggression, it is high and its value is (0.52).
Keywords: Family Violence, Aggressive Behaviour