An-Najah University Journal for Research - B (Humanities)


The study aimed to identify the patterns of social upbringing and its relationship to the dimension of locus of control for Among Youth Jordan Stars Sporting Club Players basketball, whereas the searcher used the descriptive approach for its suitability for the study kind.the sample of study consists of (40) juvenile player where randomly selected, and he used the questionnaire to measure the dimensions of the locus of control which is prepared and designed by khaza'leh et al (2012), and he used a questionnaire to measure the patterns of social upbringing designed by Al Raqab& Al Zyood (2008), and the result reached that the patterns of the positive upbringing are the dominant, where it was with a high degree of practice and the locus of control with interior dimension is the widespread belief for the juveniles of basketball, in addition to positive proportional correlation relationship between the interior locus of control and the positive patterns of social upbringing and inverse relationship with the patterns of negative upbringing, and one of the most important recommendations making educational seminars for the parents to increase their awareness of the importance of the social upbringing Familiarize them with the negative and positive patterns and their impact on the person's future character and emphasis on psychological in preparation and qualification for the basketball juveniles programs