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A theory of challenge and threat states in athletes

Jones, Marc V., Meijen, Carla, McCarthy, Paul J., Sheffield, David (2009) A theory of challenge and threat states in athletes. International Review of Sport and Exercise Psychology, 2 (2). pp. 161-180. ISSN 1750-9858. (doi:10.1080/17509840902829331) (KAR id:26252)

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We propose a Theory of Challenge and Threat States in Athletes (TCTSA) which is an amalgamation and extension of the biopsychosocial model of challenge and threat, the model of adaptive approaches to competition and the debilitative and facilitative competitive state anxiety model. In the TCTSA we posit that selfefficacy,

performance in competition.

Item Type: Article
DOI/Identification number: 10.1080/17509840902829331
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology
Divisions: Divisions > Division of Natural Sciences > School of Sport and Exercise Sciences
Depositing User: C. Meijen
Date Deposited: 29 Jun 2011 15:35 UTC
Last Modified: 16 Feb 2021 12:37 UTC
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