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    • Athlete Perceptions of Intra-Group Conflict in Sport Teams 

      Paradis, Kyle F.; Carron, Albert V.; Martin, Luc J. (2016-06-01)
      The study of conflict has been of primary interest in various fields such as organisational psychology for decades (e.g. Barki & Hartwick, 2004). In sport psychology, however, conflict research has been almost nonexistent ...
    • Children’s Perceptions of Cohesion 

      Martin, Luc J.; Carron, Albert V.; Eys, Mark A.; Lougheed, Todd M. (2016-05-27)
      The general purpose of the two studies reported here was to examine perceptions of team cohesiveness in children aged 9 to 12 years. In Study 1, focus groups were used to examine individual perceptions of cohesion from the ...
    • 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 ...
    • Examining the Relationship Between Passion and Perceptions of Cohesion in Athletes 

      Paradis, Kyle F.; Martin, Luc J.; Carron, Albert V. (2016-05-27)
      The purpose of the present study was to examine the relationship of harmonious and obsessive passion to perceptions of task and social cohesion in team sport athletes. Participants were 370 competitive (N=252) and ...
    • The Relationship Between Team Explanatory Style and Team Success 

      Carron, Albert V.; Shapcott, Kim M.; Martin, Luc J. (2016-04-25)
      The purposes were to determine if explanatory style (i.e. tendency toward optimism versus pessimism) (a) is a collective team belief that (b) differentiates between more and less successful sport teams. Team success was ...
    • Team Attributions in Sport: A Meta-Analysis 

      Martin, Luc J.; Carron, Albert V. (2016-04-26)
      The purpose of the study was to determine (via meta-analysis) whether team-oriented attributions in sport are team-serving. Analyses were carried out with 21 studies containing 99 effect sizes. The results indicated (a) ...
    • Team Building Interventions in Sport: A Meta-Analysis 

      Martin, Luc J.; Carron, Albert V.; Burke, Shauna M. (2016-06-01)
      A meta-analysis of team building interventions in sport was completed. Seventeen studies containing 180 effect sizes were retrieved. The overall effect (Hedges g) was .427. Analyses of possible ...
    • The Use of Group Dynamics Strategies to Enhance Cohesion in a Lifestyle Intervention Program for Obese Children 

      Martin, Luc J.; Burke, Shauna M.; Shapiro, Sheree; Carron, Albert V.; Irwin, Jennifer D.; Petrella, Robert; Prapavessis, Harry; Shoemaker, Kevin (2016-04-27)
      Background Most research pertaining to childhood obesity has assessed the effectiveness of preventative interventions, while relatively little has been done to advance knowledge in the treatment of obesity. Thus, a ...
    • 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, ...