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Peachey, Jon Welty; Lyras, Alexis; Borland, John; Cohen, Adam – ICHPER-SD Journal of Research, 2013
Over the last decade, the emerging field of sport-for-development (SFD) has advanced global efforts of related and applied scholarship and programming. While most of the existing SFD body of knowledge addresses social challenges of the "global south", today's economic global recession spreads challenges beyond these regions.…
Descriptors: Athletics, Team Sports, Homeless People, Intervention
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Young, Joyce A.; Bodey, Kimberly J.; Harder, Joseph T.; Peters, Randell – ICHPER-SD Journal of Research, 2013
For the motorsports industry, there is a strong desire to recruit individuals that have realistic expectations of the profession as well as exhibit the personality traits needed to be successful in the industry over time. The study sought to examine and compare personality traits of motorsports management students to those of practitioners…
Descriptors: Personality Traits, Motor Vehicles, Industry, Comparative Analysis
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Strand, Brad – ICHPER-SD Journal of Research, 2013
This study evaluated gamesmanship beliefs of high school coaches from a rural Midwestern state in the United States. Two hundred and fifty-six coaches participated in this study with comparisons drawn by gender, highest level of participation, formal coaching training, years of experience, and officiating experience. Participants completed a…
Descriptors: High Schools, Athletic Coaches, Comparative Analysis, Gender Differences
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Lee, Donghun; Trail, Galen T.; Lee, Cindy; Schoenstedt, Linda J. – ICHPER-SD Journal of Research, 2013
The purpose of this study was to test a structural model to determine which psychosocial constructs affected the purchase intention of athletic team merchandise (ATM). Results from the analyses indicated that the twelve-factor ATM model fit the data from collegiate athletic events well, explaining the various impact factors that lead to purchase…
Descriptors: Intention, Purchasing, Merchandising, Team Sports
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Kelly, Luke E.; Bishop, Jason – ICHPER-SD Journal of Research, 2013
This study investigated the effectiveness of a web-based assessment training program and whether explicitly guiding the participants toward the recommended learning sequence would improve their performance on assessing the underhand roll compared to participants that were given free choice of their learning sequence. Participants were 48 volunteer…
Descriptors: Learning Strategies, Motor Development, Psychomotor Skills, Computer Assisted Testing
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Younes, Shima; Ciccomascolo, Lori; Shim, Minsuk – ICHPER-SD Journal of Research, 2013
The purpose of this study was to investigate the factors that motivate women athletes to participate in sport in Palestine and the motivational climate created by coaches and parents. Additionally, participants' commitment to sport was investigated as well as the social constraints that Palestinian women athletes face. Participants (n = 107)…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Questionnaires, Athletics, Females
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Wilkinson, Carol; Prusak, Keven – ICHPER-SD Journal of Research, 2013
The purpose of this study was to assess differences in self-regulation of attitudes towards engaging in exercise and eating a healthy diet between physical education teacher education (PETE) students and general education (GE) students, and between male students and female students. Participants were university students (n = 194) at a university…
Descriptors: Self Control, Eating Habits, Dietetics, Physical Education Teachers
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Kretschmer, Jurgen; Saunders, John; Bressan, Liz; Erhorn, Jan; Wirszing, Daniel – ICHPER-SD Journal of Research, 2013
An increasing worldwide concern about a decline in the quality of the motor ability of children was the motivation for this exploratory comparative study. It involves a comparison of the motor ability of children aged 8 and 9 years from Hamburg (n = 774), Melbourne (n = 141) and Cape Town (n = 81). Since each of these global cities represents a…
Descriptors: Psychomotor Skills, Foreign Countries, Comparative Analysis, Elementary School Students
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Gillan, Wynn; Naquin, Millie; Zannis, Marie; Bowers, Ashley; Brewer, Julie; Russell, Sarah – ICHPER-SD Journal of Research, 2013
Employee health promotion programs increase work productivity and effectively reduce employer costs related to health care and absenteeism, and enhance worker productivity. Components of an effective worksite health program include stress management, exercise and nutrition and/or weight management classes or counseling. Few studies have documented…
Descriptors: Correlation, Stress Variables, Nutrition, Physical Activity Level
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Lodewyk, Ken R.; Gao, Zan – ICHPER-SD Journal of Research, 2013
Epistemic beliefs are deeply held convictions about the nature of knowledge, knowing, and learning. In this study, approximately 500 ninth and tenth-grade physical education (PE) students completed fitness-specific measures assessing their epistemic beliefs in the simplicity and stability of knowledge and the speed of its acquisition along with…
Descriptors: High School Students, Grade 9, Grade 10, Physical Education
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Judge, Lawrence W.; Lee, Don; Surber, Karin; Bellar, David; Petersen, Jeffrey; Ivan, Emese; Kim, Hyeon Jung – ICHPER-SD Journal of Research, 2013
The Youth Olympic Games (YOG) was launched in part to reignite interest in Olympic sports in the midst of a generation of increasingly overweight and inactive adolescents. But since the initial announcement of the YOG by the International Olympic Committee in 2007, this new third addition to the Olympic family of events has provoked response from…
Descriptors: Athletics, Youth Programs, Adolescents, Obesity
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Zhang, Mark; Chen, Li; Lei, Ouyang; Malone, Christopher – ICHPER-SD Journal of Research, 2013
This study was designed to examine whether the Olympic Games was a catalyst for changes to Beijing residents' quality of life based on social-economic perspectives and how these changes affected their continuous support for the Games. Residents who lived in Beijing 18 months or longer were invited to participate in this survey research (N = 412)…
Descriptors: Socioeconomic Influences, Athletics, Economic Impact, Games
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Bohutsana, Basuti; Akpata, Dele – ICHPER-SD Journal of Research, 2013
The provision of sports facilities contributes immensely to the growth of sports and leisure activities in the countries where they are provided. In some countries, as was the case in Botswana, the government had to spend millions of dollars to provide new Integrated Sports Facilities (ISF's) as a panacea for the continued poor performance of its…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Recreational Facilities, Athletics, Marketing
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Kim, Min Kil; Kim, Suk-Kyu; Lee, Donghun; Judge, Lawrence W.; Huang, Haiyan – ICHPER-SD Journal of Research, 2013
The purpose of this exploratory study was to identify and analyze the factors that contribute to perceived service quality, user satisfaction, and behavioral intention in covering megasporting events at the Main Media Center for the International Amateur Athletic Federation (IAAF) Track and Field World Championships. The data were collected…
Descriptors: Delivery Systems, Program Effectiveness, Participant Satisfaction, Novices
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Han, Keunsu; Quarterman, Jerome; Strigas, Ethan; Ha, Jaehyun; Lee, Seungbum – ICHPER-SD Journal of Research, 2013
The purpose of this study was to investigate the relationships among selected demographic characteristics (income, education and age), motivation and commitment of volunteers at a sporting event. Three-hundred and five questionnaires were collected from volunteers in a marathon event and analyzed using structural equation modeling (SEM). Based on…
Descriptors: Volunteers, Physical Activities, Athletics, Motivation
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