Ilayda Esin

Faculty of Sport Sciences, Mehmet Akif Ersoy University, Turkey


  • Research   
    Investigation of Psychometric Properties of Female Muscularity Scale
    Author(s): Nazmi Baykose* and Ilayda Esin

    Objective: The aim of this study was to investigate the psychometric properties of the Female Muscularity Scale (FMS). Method: Two different samples were determined to reach the research aim. The first of these is a sample of 153 female participants doing exploratory factor analysis. The second sample consisted of 213 women exercising with confirmatory factor analysis and additional analyzes. IBM SPSS Statistics 22 and AMOS 22 software were used in the analysis of the obtained data. Results: According to the results of Exploratory Factor Analysis, the two-factor structure was determined as attitude and behavior according to the results of exploratory factor analysis. As a result of the exploratory factor analysis conducted to test the construct validity of the inventory, 68% of the two-factor structure variance was determined. Internal consistency coefficients were.. Read More»

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