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ERIC Number: EJ419252
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-2216
The Psychological and Social Benefits of Sport and Physical Activity.
Wankel, Leonard M.; Berger, Bonnie G.
Journal of Leisure Research, v22 n2 p167-82 1990
An overview is given of research evidence pertaining to the contribution of sport and physical activity to personal enjoyment, growth, social integration, and social change. It is important to identify the prerequisite activity, leadership, organizational, and environmental conditions for facilitating positive outcomes. (JD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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Language: English
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