Total views : 234
Level of the Psychological Factors Affecting the Donation Acts and Its Relationships with Young People’s Characteristics in Korea
Objectives: The objectives of this study were to identify young peoples’ donation motives and attitudes, and to analyze their relationships with donation acts. Methods/Statistical Analysis: In this study, SPSS Win 23.0 was used to calculate reliability analysis, descriptive statistics, and correlation analysis. And to divide the group by the psychological characteristics of donation, hierarchical cluster analysis was performed, and then multivariate analysis of variance was used to compare the differences in donation acts by groups. Findings: First, by gender, the female students donated more of their talent and time than did the males, and by school level, the college students had more experience with donating materials and talent. By religion, the Catholic students had more talent donation experience. Second, the young people were classified into three groups (low, intermediate, and high) according to their donation motivation levels. Third, in the correlation analysis, significant correlations were found among donation motivation levels and donation acts. Fourth, the MANOVA results by the psychological characteristics of donation showed differences for material and time donation experience but not for talent donation. Improvements/Applications: It will be used to identify methods to predict and change donation acts, and to encourage donation among young people, who are the key players in future society.
Donation Motive, Donation Attitude, Donation Act, Young People
- Kim YS, Choi HS, Kim YS, Kim GY. Effects on quality of life and oral health of the elderly in an oral health promotion program. Indian Journal of Science and Technology. 2016 May; 9(20):1–4.
- Kushnir D, Zusman SP, Robinson PG. Validation of a Hebrew version of the oral health impact profile-14. Journal of Public Health Dental. 2004 Jun; 64 (2):71–5.
- Cassolato SF, Tumbull RS. Xerostomia: clinical aspects and treatment, Gerodontology. 2003 Dec; 20(2):64–77.
- Grath MC, Bedi R. Can dental attendance improve quality of life. British Dental Journal. 2001 Mar; 190(5):262–65.
- Jung JM, Jin MK. Effect of repeated directing tooth-brushing education on plaque control. Journal of the Korea Academia-Industrial Cooperation Society. 2010 Jun; 11(6):2088–92.
- Lim SH, Hwang JM. Relationship of oral health management behavior to plaque index systems. Journal of Dental Hygienic Science. 2015 Apr; 15(2):159–65.
- Kim HY. Oral health status and behavior according to socio-economic status, Doctoral Dissertation, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea. 2002.
- Koch G, Martinsson T. Socio-odontologic investigation of school children with high and low caries frequency. I. socio-economic background, Odintologisk revy. 1970; 21(2):207–28.
- Lee EJ, Park EH. A study on self-perception of oral health, oral health behavior recognition and oral health practice of adult. Journal of Korean Academy of Oral Health. 2010 Dec; 34(4):595–602.
- Kim SJ. A survey on middle and high school student’s behavior about the use of oral hygiene devices in Jeolla-Bukdo. Journal of Dental Hygienic Science. 2009 Jun; 9(4):387–95.
- Lee GU, Kim JY. A study on the recognition of oral health care: high school students in Ulsan city. Journal of Korean Society of Dental Hygiene. 2005 Mar; 5(1):20–5.
- Choi YK. Evaluation of educational effectiveness on Rolling method and Bass' method at the degree of difficulty. Master’s Dissertation. Gangneung-Wonju National University, Gangneung, Korea. 2007.
- Kim SJ, Ahn SH, Kim YH, Chung ES. Relationships between knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors about the dental health and the dental health conditions in elementary students in the Pusan Area. Journal of Korean Society for Health Education and Promotion. 2004 Mar; 21(1):69–84.
- Kim MJ. A study on oral health status and oral health behavior practice perceived by workers in part areas. Journal of Korean Society of Dental Hygiene. 2012 Feb; 12(1):201–12.
- Jang KA. Factors influencing oral health behaviors in high school students. Journal of Korean Society of Dental Hygiene. 2013 Apr; 13(2):287–95.
- Cho MS, Park MK, Jang KA. Influences of oral health behaviors according to oral health education experiences in middle school students. Journal of Korean Society of Dental Hygiene. 2013 Aug; 13(4):639–44.
- Choi JH, Lee MH, Seo HJ. Oral health behavior changes based on oral health education of mental disabilities. Journal of Dental Hygienic Science. 2012 Aug; 12(4):404–12.
- Yu JS, Kim HH, Han YK, Kim SH. A research on perception of oral health behavior among high school students in some areas. Journal of Dental Hygiene Science. 2010 Oct; 10(5):411–16.
- Suchman EA. Health attitude and behavior. Archives of Environmental Health. 1970 Jan; 20(1):105–10.
- Jeong HJ, Kim HJ, Jeoung AH. A Study of change of oral health state score from gingivitis patients using tooth brushing method. Journal of Korean Society of Dental Hygiene. 2011 Oct; 11(4):595–603.
- Lee KY, Moon HJ, Han YS, Lim SR. The factors affecting health behaviors of a mother with infants and toddlers. Indian Journal of Science and Technology. 2015 Dec; 8(35):1–9.
- There are currently no refbacks.
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.