• Cliques in Sport: Perceptions of Intercollegiate Athletes 

      Martin, Luc J.; Wilson, Jessi; Evans, M. Blair; Spink, Kevin S. (2016-04-14)
      Although cliques are often referenced in sporting circles, they have received little attention in the group dynamics literature. This is surprising given their potential influence on group-related processes that could ...
    • Coach perspectives on the ‘groups within the group’: An analysis of subgroups and cliques in sport. 

      Martin, Luc J.; Evans, M. Blair; Spink, Kevin S. (2016-04-12)
      The importance of identifying and understanding subgroups within teams has been highlighted in the sport literature for a number of years (e.g., Eys, Loughead, Bray, & Carron, 2009; Fletcher & Hanton, 2003). Despite a ...
    • The Social Environment in Sport: Selected Topics 

      Martin, Luc J.; Bruner, Mark W.; Eys, Mark A.; Spink, Kevin S. (2016-04-14)
      The purpose of the present article is to provide a summary of recent developments for select constructs that reflect the social environment of groups and have the potential to add to our knowledge relating to group processes ...