Comparative Analysis of Academic Anxiety and Mental Health of Regular Male Participants in Sports in the Government & Private School of Uttar Pradesh
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Course / Degree: PhD (Phy. Edu.), M.Phil. (Phy. Edu.), MPE, BPEd, BSc. (P.E., H.E. & Sports)
Institution / University: Anand College of Education Unit of Sharda Group of Institutions (SGI), Agra, India
Published in: 2009
Introduction:The concept of mental health and anxiety is as old as human being. In recent years clinical psychologist as well as educationist has started giving proper attention to the study of mental health and various types of anxiety. At one point or the other everybody suffers from anxiety, among the students anxiety has emerged as the invisible enemy. Anxiety is definitely affecting the cognitive, physical development & mental health of student. The rationale for this study was designed to comparative analysis of academic anxiety and mental health of regular male participants in sports in the government & private school of Uttar Pradesh.
Method:Data were collected through 80male student athletes with the age ranging from 16-19 of government (N=40) and private school (N=40) selected through purposive sampling from Meerut and Ghaziabad by the Mental Health Battery (MHB) and Academic Anxiety Scale for Children (AASC) both developed by Dr.A.K.Singh and Dr.A.Sen Gupta. Data were evaluated by applying independent‘t’ test for comparing the level of academic anxiety and mental health between these two groups.
Result: The result of the study indicated that there was no significance difference in Mental Health and in Academic Anxiety there was significant difference between regular male participants in sports in the government school and Private school of Uttar Pradesh.
Conclusion: On the basis of result researcher found that, mental health variable failed to display any acknowledgeable, whereas academic anxiety display some extent significance but possibly, by increasing sample size, could change this result to support other study.
Paper Keywords/Search Tags:
Academic Anxiety- Mental Health-Invisible Enemy-Cognitive-Uttar Pradesh
This Paper Abstract may be cited as follows:
A Paper Presented at the National Seminar on Sports and Allied Sciences, LNUPE Gwalior, January 16th – 18th, 2009. .And this paper published in Parmita, Quarterly Shodh Patrika, Issue 1, April-June, 2009, pp. 90-92.
Submission Details: Paper Abstract submitted by Awadhesh Kumar Shirotriya from India on 04-Apr-2011 16:56.
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