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Bård Erlend Solstad, Andreas Ivarsson, Ellen Merethe Haug and Yngvar Ommundsen

Grounded in Self-Determination Theory (SDT; Deci & Ryan, 2000 , 2012 ; Ryan & Deci, 2017 ), a growing body of empirical work in sport psychology has indicated that the giving of autonomy-supportive sports coaching to athletes is related to the coach’s experience of improved well-being and

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Nathan A. Reis, Kent C. Kowalski, Amber D. Mosewich and Leah J. Ferguson

( Ferguson et al., 2015 ) Inclusive masculinity Inclusive Masculinity Theory Scale (created for this study) Hegemonic masculinity Conformity to Masculine Norms Inventory ( Parent & Moradi, 2009 ) Note . Item composites for all scales/measures were used in the analyses, with the exception of the Self

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George B. Cunningham, Erin Buzuvis and Chris Mosier

Underpinnings Transgender individuals face prejudice and discrimination in many parts of society, including sport ( Buzuvis, 2012 ; Cunningham & Pickett, 2018 ; Tagg, 2012 ; Travers & Deci, 2011 ). Although there are a number of explanatory theoretical perspectives, stigma theory is particularly ideal

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Lori A. Gano-Overway

organizations to alter structures within sport to create a safe environment. Finally, Fisher ( 2020 ) guides readers in developing a pedagogical case study informed by feminist theory and a model in social work. By using media portrayals associated with the Nassar case, she demonstrates how coach educators can

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Hebe Schaillée, Ramón Spaaij, Ruth Jeanes and Marc Theeboom

policymakers, practitioners, and beneficiaries (i.e., sports participants). The knowledge base that could assist in bridging the gap between theory/research and practice in sport appears to lag behind. A recent study of research priorities among youth sports practitioners revealed that some priorities had

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Kari Stefansen, Gerd Marie Solstad, Åse Strandbu and Maria Hansen

specifically on Swidler’s ( 1986 ) idea of culture as a toolkit or repertoire “from which actors select differing pieces for constructing lines of action” (p. 277). In this theory, cultures are not understood as coherent systems but rather as containing diverse and often conflicting symbolic representations

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Maria-Christina Kosteli, Jennifer Cumming and Sarah E. Williams

healthy aging. However, it is important to first understand the key determinants of PA behavior in this population, and how techniques that can increase PA relate to the different determinants. One of the most popular theories used to explain PA behavior in middle-aged and older adults is social cognitive

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Heidi A. Wayment, Ann H. Huffman, Monica Lininger and Patrick C. Doyle

of human behavior and, for interventions, potentially fall short of their true capacity to improve outcomes. Social network theory specifies the conditions under which people are likely to be connected and how these individuals influence one another. References 1. Kerr ZY , Thomas LC , Simon

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Jennifer E. McGarry

programs? Dr Ziegler, in his 1987 address to the NASSM membership, spoke to how we should be considering both theory and application as he elaborated on the then NASSM mission statement, stating that this organization exists to “serve the evolving profession as a whole-not any specific individual, group

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Lori A. Gano-Overway

) examined sexual harassment among female sport management faculty, finding further support for some of the same themes but offering a new lens, institutional theory, by which to understand the themes. In another instance, Kane and Parks ( 1992 ) studied portrayals of professional tennis players in the media