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ERIC Number: ED317534
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Pages: 277
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ISBN: ISBN-0-87322-264-4
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Competitive Anxiety in Sport.
Martens, Rainer; And Others
This book is a comprehensive review of competitive anxiety research that has used the Sport Competition Anxiety Test, or SCAT (a trait scale), and the Competitive State Anxiety Inventory-2 (CSAI-2). The book describes the theoretical basis and development procedures for both scales, including detailed information on reliability and validity. In both cases a separate section is given over to a literature review followed by considerations of the current status and future directions of the scale. The book concludes with a theory of competitive anxiety based on an interaction between uncertainty about the outcome and the importance assigned to that outcome. (JD)
Human Kinetics Books, Dept. 513, Box 5076, Champaign, IL 61825-5076 ($36.00).
Publication Type: Reports - Research
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Language: English
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