• Cohesion in Sport: New Directions for Practitioners 

      Martin, Luc J.; Paradis, Kyle F.; Eys, Mark A.; Evans, Blair (2016-04-25)
      The general objectives of the present article are to provide an overview of the group dynamics phenomenon known as “cohesion” and convey useful information to practitioners with regard to its conceptualization, measurement, ...
    • Development and Validation of an Inventory to Assess Conflict in Sport Teams: the Group Conflict Questionnaire 

      Paradis, Kyle F.; Carron, Albert V.; Martin, Luc J. (2016-04-14)
      The purpose of the study was to develop and validate a conceptually and psychometrically sound conflict questionnaire for sport. The development process involved 3 phases: (a) a qualitative phase, (b) a content and factorial ...
    • Development of a Cohesion Inventory for Children's Sport Teams 

      Martin, Luc J.; Carron, Albert V.; Eys, Mark A.; Loughead, Todd M. (2016-04-26)
      The purpose of the present study was to develop an inventory designed to measure cohesion in children's (ages 9–12) sport teams. In order to carry out this task, a three-phase research program was undertaken. Phase 1 ...
    • Positive Youth Development: A Measurement Framework for Sport 

      Vierimaa, Matthew; Erickson, Karl; Côté, Jean; Gilbert, Wade (2016-05-02)
      The 4Cs of positive youth development (PYD; competence, confidence, connection, and character) have been advocated as desirable athlete outcomes of sport participation, and in effect, a useful proxy measure of coaching ...
    • Validation of the Child Sport Cohesion Questionnaire 

      Martin, Luc J.; Carron, Albert V.; Eys, Mark A.; Loughead, Todd M. (2016-04-26)
      The purpose of the present study was to test the validity evidence of the Child Sport Cohesion Questionnaire (CSCQ). To accomplish this task, convergent, discriminant, and known-group difference validity were examined, ...