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Amy E. Burton, Louise Clancy and Lisa Cowap

-term care institutions has indicated that dependency can result from social interaction rather than from physical or functional decline ( Baltes, Neumann, & Zank, 1994 ; Baltes & Wahl, 1996 ). In this study participant accounts indicated that, for community-dwelling older adults with sight loss, this

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Ben Larkin and Janet S. Fink

) argue, identity from the perspective of social identity theory is largely category-based and focused primarily on social interaction with other fans. Our concern lies primarily with the importance of team fandom to an individual and how this impacts their behavior. Accordingly, for the purpose of this

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Rachael C. Stone, Shane N. Sweet, Marie-Josée Perrier, Tara MacDonald, Kathleen A. Martin Ginis and Amy E. Latimer-Cheung

positive social interactions such as passive facilitation, which describes a willingness to associate and cooperate with other social groups ( Cuddy et al., 2009 ; Fiske et al., 2002 ). In contrast, social groups clustered within the BIAS map through perceptions as nonthreatening (high warmth) and low

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Victoria McGee and J.D. DeFreese

innovative applied future research direction, athletes could be trained on specific behavioral and/or communication strategies designed to initiate positive social interactions with their coaches. The study was limited by a relatively small sample size, with attrition across study waves, as well as a fairly

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Pierre Lepage, Gordon A. Bloom and William R. Falcão

. The learning of the current participants was also impacted by their social interactions with staff members and athletes’ parents, a finding that appeared to be more pronounced than in previous research ( Cregan et al., 2007 ; Fairhurst et al., 2017 ; Tawse et al., 2012 ). Given that parents in the

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Trisha Patel and Neeru Jayanthi

to other adults…[because he] learn[ed] the courtesy of golf and the good behavior of golf”. These quotations highlight the positive social interactions that sports provide for children, not only amongst their peers but also amongst coaches, family, and other members of the athletic community. On the

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Nicholas M. Watanabe, Grace Yan, Brian P. Soebbing and Ann Pegoraro

consumer demand. By aggregating individual behaviors and controlling for factors such as technology and market size, results of group behaviors can be estimated to direct the inquiry toward more complex social interactions including, most notably, discriminatory patterns directed at certain social groups

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Amanda Kastrinos, Rachel Damiani and Debbie Treise

Implications This study was developed based on the framework of parasocial interaction theory, which asserts that people develop one-sided relationships with public figures that mirror typical social interactions ( Horton & Wohl, 1956 ). Much research has been done exploring the parasocial interactions people

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Donna L. Goodwin and Amanda Ebert

 al., 2006 ; Scully, 2010 ; Wiart et al., 2015 ). The motivations for parents to manage social interactions are fourfold, including soliciting informal and formal supports, maintaining relationships, driving to social change, and maintaining self-respect ( Scully, 2010 ). To bring a shift from individual

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Eva Guijarro, Ann MacPhail, Sixto González-Víllora and Natalia María Arias-Palencia

choice, practice, and reflection. Physical education plays a crucial role in the moral development of children because it is a context where a great deal of social interaction occurs among pupils and between pupils and teachers ( Jacobs et al., 2013 ). There are opportunities to connect and interact with