Author(s): Ahmet ALBAYRAK, Yusuf ACUNER, Beyaz?t Yasar SEYHAN

To pray the practice of one's existence, as their presence, as well as an attitude about what is evaluated in terms of how the universe. In addition to prayer, of religiosity between belief and disbelief in terms of attitudes and behaviors, it could be say that a determinant bridge. William James, are considered to be sacred to pray with power defines as a form of speech or spiritual sharing. Youth prayer made for people of the period, there is a separate value.

To develop of the Prayer Attitude Scale in the Young adult individuals, attitude and talent in the aptitude test has been applied in the development of process steps. Developed the scale consists of 34 items. Factor analysis in a structure as a result of Prayer Attitude Scale tri-factor was understood. Variance in rates announced by the factors that make up the scale, 1. Factor % 18,77; 2. Factor % 14,69; 3. Factor is % 14,38. The scale rate of total variance explained is % 47,84. Scale of the content is analyzed by considering the factors on which the names of the nomenclature are as follows: Purpose, Frequency, Sensation and Consciousness. Each dimension is calculated for the Cronbach Alpha internal consistency coefficients are the purpose for the size ,88; and the frequency and sensationconsciousness for dimensions, it is understood that for the size ,87. Accordingly, both in terms of the dimensions of the scale as well as internal consistency since it is considered number of floors as the scale has been demonstrated is trustworthy.


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