ERIC Number: EJ509354
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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Young Athletes' Perceptions of Parental Support and Pressure.
Leff, Stephen S.; Hoyle, Rick H.
Journal of Youth and Adolescence, v24 n2 p187-203 Apr 1995
Individual participation in athletics was examined as an achievement-oriented activity in which perceived parental support or pressure influence adolescents' perceptions of themselves and their performance. Results with 97 male and 57 female tennis players provide evidence of an association between perceptions of parental involvement and activity enjoyment. (SLD)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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