Emotional reactions and behavior of incest victims

Nor Shafrin Ahmad, Rohany Nasir

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Abstract

This study looked at the emotional reaction, behaviour, appearance and trauma experienced by incest victims. Subjects were 10 female victims of incest. The data collected was based on semi-structured interviews and observations. The process of transcription and analysing the interviews was conducted using content analysis. Three category of emotions shown by the victims were sadness, stable and absence of grief. Behaviors shown were passive and stable. Victims appearance were properly dressed with hair neatly combed. Two victims were acted rough and masculin. A total of five victims suffered trauma due to repeated nightmares and three victims attempted suicide.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProcedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences
Pages1023-1027
Number of pages5
Volume5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2010
EventWorld Conference on Psychology, Counselling and Guidance, WCPCG-2010 - Antalya, Turkey
Duration: 22 Apr 201025 Apr 2010

Other

OtherWorld Conference on Psychology, Counselling and Guidance, WCPCG-2010
CountryTurkey
CityAntalya
Period22/4/1025/4/10

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Incest
incest
Interviews
Attempted Suicide
Grief
Wounds and Injuries
Hair
Emotions
trauma
grief
interview
suicide
content analysis
emotion

Keywords

  • Behavior reactions
  • Emotional reactions
  • Incest
  • Trauma

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Social Sciences(all)
  • Psychology(all)

Cite this

Ahmad, N. S., & Nasir, R. (2010). Emotional reactions and behavior of incest victims. In Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences (Vol. 5, pp. 1023-1027) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.sbspro.2010.07.229

Emotional reactions and behavior of incest victims. / Ahmad, Nor Shafrin; Nasir, Rohany.

Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences. Vol. 5 2010. p. 1023-1027.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Ahmad, NS & Nasir, R 2010, Emotional reactions and behavior of incest victims. in Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences. vol. 5, pp. 1023-1027, World Conference on Psychology, Counselling and Guidance, WCPCG-2010, Antalya, Turkey, 22/4/10. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.sbspro.2010.07.229
Ahmad NS, Nasir R. Emotional reactions and behavior of incest victims. In Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences. Vol. 5. 2010. p. 1023-1027 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.sbspro.2010.07.229
Ahmad, Nor Shafrin ; Nasir, Rohany. / Emotional reactions and behavior of incest victims. Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences. Vol. 5 2010. pp. 1023-1027
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