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Advances in motivation in sport and exercise

Advances in motivation in sport and exercise

Author: Glyn C Roberts
Publisher: Champaign, IL : Human Kinetics, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Much like its predecessor, Motivation in sport and exercise, Advances in motivation in sport and exercise brings together several top scholars in sport and exercise psychology to present the latest information on motivational behavior in exercise, physical education, and sport. Each contributor sheds new light on the process of motivation and the variables and constructs that help us to understand why we are  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Advances in motivation in sport and exercise.
Champaign, IL : Human Kinetics, ©2001
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Glyn C Roberts
ISBN: 0880118490 9780880118491
OCLC Number: 45315068
Description: x, 446 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Understanding the dynamics of motivation in physical activity : the influence of achievement goals on motivational processes / Glyn C. Roberts --
The development of motivation in children / Mary D. Fry --
Enhancing young people's motivation in youth sport : an achievement goal approach / Darren C. Treasure --
Enhancing motivation in physical education / Stuart J.H. Biddle --
Achievement on goal research in sport : pushing the boundaries and clarifying some misunderstandings / Joan L. Duda --
Goal setting in sport and physical activity : tracing empirical developments and establishing conceptual direction / Howard K. Hall and Alistair W. Kerr --
Self-efficacy as a determinant and an outcome of exercise / Edward McAuley, Melissa M. Pena, and Gerald J. Jerome --
A hierarchical model of intrinsic and extrinsic motivation in sport and exercise / Robert J. Vallerand --
Perceived control : a construct that bridges theories of motivational behavior / Kimberly A. Dawson [and others].
Responsibility: [edited by] Glyn C. Roberts.


This work brings together 14 scholars from the USA, Canada and Europe to discuss motivation in sport and exercise. Using the social cognitive perspective, the contributors cover the key motivation  Read more...


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