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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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Madhura Phansikar and Sean P. Mullen

continuous social interaction (e.g., engaging in group classes). Even for a common activity such as walking, engaging in walking for leisure may last longer in duration or reach higher intensity levels than active traveling. For example, active traveling is likely to be more restricted by environmental and

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Maya Maor

outside social interactions before or after classes. He sometimes reacted to jokes by the head instructor of the new gym, but never initiated any social interaction beyond training. Adolescent Boys as Central(ized) The materials presented above reveal much about the dual and contradictory status of boys

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Gareth McNarry, Jacquelyn Allen-Collinson and Adam B. Evans

some cases, even “comforting.” This understanding of pain has been socialized into sports participants through their embodied practices and is shared and communicated via social interaction. The current findings therefore add fresh sociological–phenomenological insights to a research corpus portraying

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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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Lana M. Pfaff and Michael E. Cinelli

human obstacle) to accommodate the possibilities for action of the human obstacle ( Chang, Wade, & Stoffregen, 2009 ; Creem-Regehr, Gagnon, Geuss, & Stefanucci, 2013 ). Despite our attempts to minimize social interaction, a human obstacle still possesses human qualities, and therefore, participants

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Paul E. Yeatts, Ronald Davis, Jun Oh and Gwang-Yon Hwang

variety of health difficulties beyond physical impairments ( Caddick & Smith, 2014 ). Social engagement and participation are important for recovery and rehabilitation ( Hawkins, Cory, & Crowe, 2011 ). Teamwork appears vital to promote a positive subculture of support and social interaction. Fiorilli et

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Jonathan M. Casper and Jung-Hwan Jeon

refers to the goal of performing as well as possible, regardless of the outcome. Fitness refers to the state of being in good physical condition and health. Socialization represents a desire for social interaction to enhance human relationships. Three items were used to measure each construct on a 5

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Weimo Zhu and Ang Chen

that included items from the social reconstruction subdomain from VOI-1. The social responsibility domain was defined as follows: “Students learn social rules and norms for personal conduct that lead to appropriate social interactions of cooperation, teamwork, group participation, and respect for

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Marcos de Noronha, Eleisha K. Lay, Madelyn R. Mcphee, George Mnatzaganian and Guilherme S. Nunes

, and medical expenditures. 1 At an elite level, absence of an athlete due to an unexpected injury can result in defeats in major games, financial losses, and huge economic burden. 1 At a recreational level, participation in sport can be affected, with consequences in fitness and social interaction. 7