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ERIC Number: EJ627687
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0001-8449
Moderate Involvement in Sports Is Related to Lower Depression Levels among Adolescents.
Sanders, Christopher E.; Field, Tiffany M.; Diego, Miguel; Kaplan, Michele
Adolescence, v35 n140 p793-97 Win 2000
Investigates whether sports involvement is related to social and psychological well being in American adolescents as it has found to be in Icelandic adolescents. High school students (N=89) provided data concerning sports involvement, depression, intimacy with parents and friends, and grade point average. Results show that moderate sports involvement is related to lower depression levels. (MKA)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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