ERIC Number: EJ397002
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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Relation of Knowledge and Performance in Boys' Tennis: Age and Expertise.
McPherson, Sue L.; Thomas, Jerry R.
Journal of Experimental Child Psychology, v48 n2 p190-211 Oct 1989
Examined 10- to 13-year-old boys' development of knowledge structure and sport performance in tennis by comparing skills and knowledge of experts and novices. Experts focused on higher concepts and exhibited greater decision-making ability because of their more highly developed knowledge structure. (SAK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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