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on social activities has developed greatly in the last year. Stressing social
development and work that will carry over...
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groups work are encountered. However, according to Verderber, Verderber and Sellnow these groups are highly unlikely to achieve long term success or consistent results because of their lack of goals (2009)....
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Youth sport participation in our society continues to grow, with recent data suggesting that 90% of American children participate in at least one organized youth sport before finishing high school (Salva, 2004)....
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he was viewing a factory assembly line work shift. Indeed, the coaches punctuate the air with shouts of ―work, work, work.‖
The organization in this case is the team and the players under this form of leadership are the...
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higher morale, more commitment to the organization, and greater productivity than those work groups directed by authoritarian leaders‖ (Pratt & Eitzen 1989).
Democratic leaders are supportive. They are considerate of the needs...
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criticize athletes, resist suggestions, or become defensive is the beginning of another failing coach (p.62).
What are we to make of these widely varying results and opinions? Pratt and Eitzen (1989) set out to determine if...
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Recent findings indicate that 55 percent of parents reported their children have dropped out of sports because they were too competitive, with many indicating a desire for coaches to focus less on winning...
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Coaching feedback stands as one overt communicative facet of the coach-athlete relationship, and the type, amount, and timeliness of that feedback appears to influence athletes‘ self-efficacy (Parrott & Dugan, 1999),...
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Emotions emerge as a result of one‘s interpretation of the event, and events that require an appraisal can be either good or bad depending on how it connects to the actor‘s goal. Weiner suggests that these emotions are...
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the box,‖ and put to use the skills, systems, and techniques that will bring success to themselves and their organizations or their lives in general. It is all about the realization of it and taking the time to think if we are...
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Each sport has its own specific tactics that need to happen to be successful, but my findings can help any coach of any sport lead and coach their players more successfully. Each coach, no matter what sport, deals with...
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Smith, R. E., & Smoll, F. L. (1990). Self-esteem and children‘s reactions to youth sport coaching behaviors: A field study of self-enhancement processes. Developmental Psychology, 26, 987–993.
Todd, S. & Kent, A. (2004)....
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The speech suggests interesting conclusions regarding the metaphorical findings.
It has been shown that the U.S. uses discourse to reify its power and dominance
internationally. The speech is a medium for such discourse, and the...
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They do not seem to care what happens to their neighbor. “Have you ever noticed how black people treat entertainers and athletes like family when they die but can watch their local news of some young unknown brother in their...
Abstract The purpose of this study was to examine the effects of Complex Training on lower body power, measured by vertical jump, following a six week program. Furthermore, the project was also aimed at determining whether it matters that the first...
advocating Contrast Loading believe that the neural adaptations to this type of training will result in greater power output. Variations of the method have been shown to enhance power in well trained athletes (Baker 2001). Dynamic weight training...
on the acute effects of heavy-load squats on sprint performance. The participants in the study were timed in a 40 meter dash 4 minutes after performing three repetitions of 90% 1RM squats. These results were compared to two other tests. Both...
program. The results of the study indicated that CT may provide equal if not greater improvements in performance than the other two programs. Each study on CT appears to raise more questions about how to organize a proper training regimen in order...