Author(s): Bayram KAYA, Mustafa KARAKAYA, Hakan SUNAY, Ercan YAVUZ
Social isolation, isolation and isolation of people from society can sometimes enable people to discover themselves as a creativity or cause depression or stress in people with a sense of loneliness. Social and physical recreational activities that people take part in their leisure time voluntarily; For example, the country trip he does individually, such as running, swimming, fishing. Artistic and cultural activities; By engaging in social activities as musical activities, hands and literary arts, people get away from the depression caused by isolation and provide relaxation both physically and spiritually. The aim of this study is to examine the factors that motivate people who do physical activities in their spare time in the social isolation environment to participate in leisure and recreational activities and their life satisfaction according to various variables. The method used in the research is the descriptive survey method. The universe of the research consists of people who do physical activity in their spare time in K?r?ehir Province. The research study group consists of 392 volunteers who do physical activities in the same city. "Leisure Time Motivation Scale" consisting of 22 items and 5 factors adapted to Turkish by Mutlu (2008), and "Life Satisfaction Scale" adapted to Turkish by Da?l? et al. The scores obtained from the scale were frequency, mean, percentage, standard deviation, independent sample t test for binary variables and analysis of variance for multiple variables. Tukey test was applied to determine which variable favored the difference. We can say that there is a low positive relationship between Leisure Motivation and Life Satisfaction. It can be said that leisure life satisfaction is not a situation that increases life satisfaction and leisure time motivation.