Sources of Self-Efficacy in Physical Education and Sport

Chase, Melissa A.
October 1998
Journal of Teaching in Physical Education;Oct1998, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p76
Academic Journal
Examines the selection of sources of self-efficacy in physical education and sport among children and adolescents in the U.S. Age-related differences; Significance of praise and encouragement in physical activities; Increase in the importance of peers and coaches with age.


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