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Jafrā D. Thomas and Bradley J. Cardinal

); lifestyle promotion messages ( n  = 18); strategies to overcome exercise barriers ( n  = 13); and exercise nutrition education and strategies ( n  = 6). The publication/update year of the resources ranged from 2004 to 2016 ( M  = 2014.56, SD  = 2.09), though 25.15% of the resources ( n  = 41) did not

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Rebecca E. Hasson

examine the facilitators and barriers to physical activity in ethnic-minority communities to better understand the decline in physical activity throughout adolescence and into adulthood in this population. The work of Urie Bronfenbrenner provides an overarching framework for understanding youth physical

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Buffie Longmire-Avital, Takudzwa Madzima and Elyse Bierut

.1249/MSS.0b013e318213fefb 10.1249/MSS.0b013e318213fefb Greaney , M.L. , Less , F.D. , White , A.A. , Dayton , S.F. , Riebe , D. , Blissmer , B. , … Greene , G.W. ( 2009 ). College students’ barriers and enablers for healthful weight management: A qualitative study . Journal of Nutrition

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Chris Knoester and Theo Randolph

their child. Overall, the findings are consistent with qualitative work on how and why families allocate their free time ( Harrington, 2006 ; 2015 ; Shaw & Dawson, 2001 ). They are also consistent with evidence that socioeconomic status, gender, and family structures are linked to barriers for sports

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David Ekholm

from other parts of the city, so that the meetings themselves may break down social barriers and promote redeveloped social networks which altogether could constitute a social glue within society. In this sense, participation in sport is believed to lead to a kind of bridging social capital development

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Emma Seal and Emma Sherry

sport for development and peace: Transnational perspectives on theory, policy and practice . London, UK : Routledge . Hinton , R. , & Earnest , J. ( 2010 ). The right to health: Overcoming inequalities and barriers to women’s health in Papua New Guinea . Women’s Studies International Forum, 33

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Andrew Hammond, Ruth Jeanes, Dawn Penney and Deana Leahy

that experiences of disability sport coaches raise “a number of important questions about the structure of ‘coach education,’ the role of the coach, the hierarchies within disabled sport, the impact of commodification on the disabled body and the (perceived) barriers to physical activity for disabled

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Dana K. Voelker and Justine J. Reel

upset the skaters,” but questioned “if that’s even possible.” Ike offered how he would handle these barriers as a coach: I would say “I’ve gathered the profiles of twenty athletes and the average height is this and the average weight is this, the average body size is . . . . Those girls made the

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Gwendolyn M. Weatherford, Betty A. Block and Fredrick L. Wagner

girls in many countries is attributed to barriers including “gender discrimination, lack of confidence, language difficulties, low literacy and lack of time and money” (para. 2). So while the sport industry is rapidly adapting to and growing in terms of digital technologies, there are major challenges

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Dominic Malcolm

) forms as part of a mutually interdependent but frequently antagonistic broader division of labor within the discipline, and to argue that both the need for, and barriers to, public sociology are greater than ever. The notion of public sociology must be understood in relation to concepts such as public