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Nadia Cristina Valentini, Glauber Carvalho Nobre, Mariele Santayana de Souza and Michael J. Duncan

explaining how motor competence might positively influence PA levels, the key construct of social acceptance remains overlooked. Social acceptance plays a role in children’s PAs and sports participation, 15 , 16 improving children social interaction 16 and the capacity to adapt to adversities, 17 and it

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Jence A. Rhoads, Marcos Daou, Keith R. Lohse and Matthew W. Miller

interaction. Thus, interacting with another person, even via internet, may be more rewarding than interacting with a camcorder. Crucially, a more rewarding social interaction may increase the release of dopamine in the brain ( Clark & Dumas, 2015 ), and dopamine is integral to learning ( Wise, 2004

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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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Hayley Morrison and Doug Gleddie

transactions and interactions an individual has impact their experience. Deductively, this study has used these interaction elements, such as environmental conditions, social interactions, and personal conceptualizations (attitudes and motivations), to determine how the interaction elements have influenced or

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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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Kelsey Lucca, David Gire, Rachel Horton and Jessica A. Sommerville

revealed that researchers tend to use a specific subset of tasks when measuring persistence that can be classified in six general categories: cause-and-effect/means-end toys, puzzles or shape sorters, standardized assessments, questionnaires, tools/utensils, or dyadic social interactions (Table  2 ). These

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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

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Lauren M. Robins, Ted Brown, Aislinn F. Lalor, Rene Stolwyk, Fiona McDermott and Terry Haines

. Physical capacity may not directly impact the number of contacts an older adult has social interactions with; however, it may impact on the level of comfort and ease with which they are able to engage with these contacts. Combined with the relationship between physical activity and social isolation, this

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Anna Stodter and Christopher J. Cushion

active knowledge construction through social interaction ( Phelan & Griffiths, 2018 ; Stodter & Cushion, 2017 ). Perceptibly, if the role of impactful coach development is to accelerate learning processes ( Lyle, 2007 ), coach developers play a notable yet often overlooked part in this sociocultural and

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Dawn Anderson-Butcher

social interactions so youth have opportunities to use and master social and/or life skills. • Create a sense of belonging and identity among the team or group. • Foster prosocial relationships among peers, teammates, parents/caregivers, and adult leaders. • Encourage other adult involvement and buy