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Influence of Sport Type and Interdependence on the Developmental Experiences of Youth Male Athletes
The purpose of this study was to examine the relationships between sport type, interdependence (task and outcome), and the developmental experiences of select male basketball players (n=129) and middle-distance runners ...
The Utility of the State Space Grid Method for Studying Peer Interactions in Youth Sport
Although previous studies indicate that peer interactions represent an important component of the youth sport experience, studies examining peer interactions in the sport context are limited. Furthermore, the methodological ...
An Appraisal of Athlete Development Models Through Citation Network Analysis
Background and purpose A number of models have been proposed to help explain how athletes develop in sport. However, minimal research has attempted to examine the prominence and interconnectivity of the athlete development ...
Social Identity and Prosocial and Antisocial Behavior in Youth Sport
Objectives To examine (a) the effects of social identity on prosocial and antisocial behavior toward teammates and opponents, and (b) whether any effects of social identity on prosocial and antisocial behavior were ...
Examining the Origins of Team Building in Sport : A Citation Network and Genealogical Approach
Team building (TB) is regarded as one of the most effective group development interventions in organizations (Cannon-Bowers, J. A., & Bowers, C. . Team development and functioning. In S. Zedeck [Ed.] APA handbook of ...
Examination of Birthplace and Birthdate in World Junior Ice Hockey Players
The present study investigated birthdate (known as the Relative Age Effect; RAE) and birthplace as determinants of expertise in an international sample of elite ice hockey players. The sample included 566 World Junior (WJR) ...
Tracing the Origins of Athlete Development Models in Sport: a Citation Path Analysis
Reviews of the sport psychology literature have identified a number of models of athlete development in sport (Alfermann & Stambulova, 2007; Durand-Bush &Salmela, 2001). However, minimal research has investigated the origins ...
Athlete Development and Coaching
Coach Development Programmes to Improve Interpersonal Coach Behaviours: a Systematic Review Using the Re-Aim Framework
Objective Although evidence supports the effectiveness of interpersonal Coach Development Programmes (CDPs), which are designed to foster coach–athlete relationships, an intervention's impact is shaped by numerous factors ...
Group Cohesion and Positive Youth Development in Team Sport Athletes
Previous research demonstrates that the cohesion of a group can influence the perceptions of its individual group members. The purpose of this study was to examine group cohesion and perceptions of positive youth development ...