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Eric M. Martin, Scott J. Moorcroft and Tyler G. Johnson

representation from several sub-disciplines of kinesiology to engage in this process. As a result, the program team included faculty members with backgrounds in sport psychology, sport coaching and administration, motor learning, sport philosophy, and sport pedagogy. Through preliminary meetings, the team

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David K. Wiggins

reviews and critical assessments of issues pertaining to such diverse yet interrelated subdisciplinary areas as motor control, exercise physiology, psychology, history, philosophy, sociology, pedagogy, epidemiology, athletic training, biomechanics, and motor development. Some of the essays emanated from

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Fernando Santos, Daniel Gould and Leisha Strachan

, align philosophies and practices with sport organization goals and promote positive coach-parent relationships (e.g.,  Camiré, Trudel, & Forneris, 2009 ; Forneris, Camire, & Trudel, 2012 ; Santos, Corte-Real, Regueiras, Dias, & Fonseca, 2016 ). Coaches, in certain cases, focus only on performance

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Karen E. Collins, Catherine E. Overson and Victor A. Benassi

northeastern United States. Students enrolled in this prerequisite and core course for a Sport Studies major included Sport Studies majors, students interested in the Sport Studies major, and coaching minors. The course focused on theories of coaching, coaching philosophy, coaching management and application

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Joanne G. Mirtschin, Sara F. Forbes, Louise E. Cato, Ida A. Heikura, Nicki Strobel, Rebecca Hall and Louise M. Burke

integrated with expert knowledge of food composition and menu planning to translate nutrient targets or dietary philosophies into food choices and meal patterns. Expertise is then needed to implement theoretical menus in real life. Practical issues include expense; food availability; opportunities and

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James E. Johnson, Chrysostomos Giannoulakis and Beau F. Scott

Rottenberg ( 1956 ) and Neale ( 1964 ), who are credited with the Uncertainty of Outcome Hypothesis (UOH). The UOH was rooted in economic philosophy and suggested that fan attendance would increase when athletic talent is evenly distributed and a winner is difficult to predict. This uncertainty concept is a

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Michelle Flemons, Fiona Diffey and Dominic Cunliffe

To design appropriate environments to foster physical literacy, prospective teachers of physical education (PE) need a sound theoretical understanding of the learner and of the philosophy of physical literacy and need to appreciate the role of models-based practices in promoting physical literacy

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Kristi Sweeney

biography explores the evolution and organization of intercollegiate athletic administration and how Griffith’s philosophy of athletics shaped military preparedness between World Wars I and II. Lindaman constructs a framework that gleans the significant details of Griffith’s career from the incredible

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Kristoffer Henriksen

. Consultancy Philosophy The Team Denmark sport psychology team works according to a common and cohesive professional philosophy ( Henriksen, Diment, & Hansen, 2012 ). We work from a common philosophy in order to create an overall framework for the sport psychology work in Team Denmark and to allow coaches

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Robert Whitaker

for you and 50% dumb luck.” No one can imagine Epstein or a legendary general manager of the past such as Branch Rickey endorsing that philosophy. However, there may be more truth than poetry in the statement. Maybe Bavasi’s comment is an unsophisticated way of saying that the reason some teams win is