Conservatism and Aggression Don't Mix in Ice Hockey

March 1982
Journal of Sport Psychology;1982, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p26
Academic Journal
The article reports on a study that attempted to determine whether or not conservatism affects aggression in hockey. 203 Canadian ice hockey players were assessed for the relationship between conservatism, birth order, leadership status, and aggression during the Canadian Winter Games, revealing that conservatism was negatively related to ratings of aggression.


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