TITLE

Athletics, superstitions, and education: The coaching dilemma

AUTHOR(S)
Watson, Betty C.; Tharpe, Sam
PUB. DATE
January 1990
SOURCE
Physical Educator;Late Winter90, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Looks at the role of school coaches as educators and superstitions in athletics. Educational objectives of coaches in comparison with other educators; Importance for coaches' non-response to superstitious beliefs and practices among players by attempting to substitute a framework based on positivist science.
ACCESSION #
9610011429

 

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