Year 2018, Volume 21 , Issue , Pages 123 - 132 2018-12-31

The Effect of the Social Capital on the Life Satisfaction in Rural Areas
Kırsal Alanda Sosyal Sermayenin Yaşam Memnuniyeti Üzerine Etkisi

Şerafettin KELEŞ [1] , Atilla KESKİN [2] , Nur ERTEK [3]


Many fields of science, the economy being first, aim to ensure that the individuals and the society lead a happy and satisfactory life. Many studies attempted to measure the life satisfaction by the means of demographical, genetic, psychological and economic variables; however, the social capital has been largely overlooked in this manner.  This study discusses the relationship between social capital and life satisfaction. In the study, in which the structural equation model was employed, the findings suggest that there is a positive relationship between life satisfaction and social capital. The associational social capital (0.65), Cognitive social capital (0.62) and the structural social capital (0.31) have an intermediate level effect on life satisfaction in a positive direction. 

Başta ekonomi bilimi olmak üzere birçok bilim bireylerin ve toplumum mutlu yaşam sürmelerini hedeflemektedir. Birçok çalışmada yaşam memnuniyeti, demografik, genetik, psikolojik ve ekonomik değişkenlerle ölçülmeye çalışılmış ama sosyal sermaye pek dikkate alınmamıştır. Bu çalışmada, sosyal sermaye ile yaşam memnuniyeti arasındaki ilişki incelenmiştir. Tesadüfî Örnekleme Yöntemine göre yapılan hesaplamalar sonucunda anket sayısı 324 olarak belirlenmiştir. Erzurum kent merkezi dışındaki ilçe ve köylerde yapılan anketlerden elde edilen veriler kullanılmıştır. Yapısal Eşitlik Modelinin kullanıldığı çalışmada elde edilen bulgular yaşam memnuniyeti ile sosyal sermaye arasında pozitif yönlü bir etkileşimin olduğunu göstermektedir. İlişkisel Sosyal Sermaye (0,65), Bilişsel Sosyal Sermaye (0,62) ve Yapısal Sosyal Sermaye (0,31)  orta derecede pozitif yönde yaşam memnuniyetini etkilemektedir.

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Primary Language tr
Subjects Science
Journal Section RESEARCH ARTICLE
Authors

Orcid: 0000-0002-5147-0825
Author: Şerafettin KELEŞ
Institution: ERZİNCAN ÜNİVERSİTESİ, İKTİSADİ VE İDARİ BİLİMLER FAKÜLTESİ
Country: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0001-5317-6032
Author: Atilla KESKİN (Primary Author)
Institution: ATATÜRK ÜNİVERSİTESİ, ZİRAAT FAKÜLTESİ, TARIM EKONOMİSİ BÖLÜMÜ
Country: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0002-3475-5888
Author: Nur ERTEK
Institution: ATATÜRK ÜNİVERSİTESİ, ZİRAAT FAKÜLTESİ, TARIM EKONOMİSİ BÖLÜMÜ
Country: Turkey


Dates

Application Date : October 18, 2018
Acceptance Date : November 28, 2020
Publication Date : December 31, 2018

APA Keleş, Ş , Keski̇n, A , Ertek, N . (2018). Kırsal Alanda Sosyal Sermayenin Yaşam Memnuniyeti Üzerine Etkisi . Kahramanmaraş Sütçü İmam Üniversitesi Tarım ve Doğa Dergisi , Cilt 21 Özel Sayı , 123-132 . DOI: 10.18016/ksutarimdoga.vi.504999