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A Decision-Making Heuristic for the Analysis of Unstructured Qualitative Data
Based on the guidelines suggested by Côté, Salmela, Baria, and Russell in 1993, this article provides a decision-making heuristic addendum to facilitate the organization and interpretation of unstructured qualitative data. ...
Intricacies of the Friendship-Cohesion Relationship in Children's Sport
The article focuses on intricacies of the friendship-cohesion relationship in children's sport. It mentions broad conceptualisation of connection is that it reflects the quality of relationships and degree of interaction ...
Effects of progressive exercise on attentional focus
To replicate 1986 work of Salmela and Ndoye on whether physical arousal from riding a stationary bicycle led to narrowing of attentional focus 17 subjects responded to a verbal 5-choice RT task while pedalling to exhaustion. ...
Psychological Collectivism in Youth Athletes on Individual Sport Teams
The purpose of the current study was to determine whether psychological collectivism could predict enjoyment and intentions to return in athletes on individual sport teams. In addition, structural interdependence and age ...
Groupness and Leadership Perceptions in Relation to Social Identity in Youth Sport
Despite support for a number of consequences emanating from social identity in sport, much less is known pertaining to potential antecedents. This study sought to extend preliminary findings from recent youth sport research ...
The Knowledge of High-Performance Gymnastic Coaches: Methodological Framework
An expert system approach (Buchanan et al., 1983) was used to identify and conceptualize the knowledge of 17 Canadian expert high-performance gymnastic coaches. By using a qualitative research methodology based on the ...
The influence of Social Identity on Self-Worth, Commitment, and Effort in School-Based Youth Sport.
The current study examined the influence of social identity for individual perceptions of self-worth, commitment, and effort in school-based youth athletes. Using a prospective research design, 303 athletes (Mage = 14.89, ...
Confidence Building Strategies Used by High-Level Rowing Coaches
Presents a summary of the article `Confidence Building Strategies Used by High-Level Rowing Coaches,' by W.A. Sedgwick, J. Cote and J. Dowd which appeared in the 1997 issue of the journal `AVANTE.'
Subgroups and Cliques in Sport: A Longitudinal Case Study of a Rugby Union Team
Although subgroups and cliques are anecdotally referenced as salient factors in sport organizations, they have only recently received attention within sport psychology literature. This is surprising given the potential ...