Chapter 8 (Group Cohesion)
Cohesion: A dynamic process reflected in the tendency for a group to stick together and
remain united in the pursuit of its instrumental objectives and/or for the satisfaction of
member affective needs.
Types of Cohesion: Task c
SEP 272, Fall 2016
Chapter 11 review questions
Describe the 3 phases of PST: education, acquisition, and practice.
Educational Phase: Consists of the psychological skills being learned and practiced. It takes time
to develop and perfect these skill
Chapter 7(Group&Team Dynamics)
Group: two or more people who interact with and exert mutual influence on each other.
-Key factors that distinguish a group from a random collection of individuals:
-Mutual interaction & interdependence for a common purpose
Chapter 9: Leadership
Leadership: The process whereby an individual influences a group of individuals to
achieve a common goal.
Manager vs. Leader
Managers: plan, organize, schedule, budget, and recruit. More about logistics.
Leaders: provide a vision tha
Chapter 6(Feedback and Reinforcement)
Reinforcement is the use of rewards and punishments to change the likelihood of a
similar response happening again.
-Action to Effect = Feedback
-Focus on positive vs negative approaches.
Chapter 13: Imagery Review Questions
What is imagery and how does it differ from daydreaming? What can imagery be used for?
Imagery is a form of simulation allows you to re-create positive experiences or new events to
prepare yourself mentally for perform
SEP 272, Fall 2016
Chapter 15 Review Questions
What are subjective, objective, performance, process, and outcome goals? Can you use all 5 in
creating an effective goal-setting plan, why or why not?
Name the goal type:
I want to have fun!
I want to
Intro. to Psychological Skill Training (Chapter 11)
Psychological Skill Training: Systematic and consistent practice
of mental skills
- Increases enjoyment/satisfaction
Mental Toughness: Usually defined as ability to focus, rebound
Chapter 16 Review: Concentration
SEP 272, Fall 2016
What are the 4 types of attentional focus? Define and provide a example for each one.
What is attentional selectivity and what are some common problems you could face?
Whats the difference between contro
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SEP 272: Exam 2 Study Guide Chapters 6, 7, 8, and 9 (50 questions)
Chapter 6: Feedback, Reinforcement and Intrinsic Motivation (12 questions)
Distinguish intrinsic and extrinsic motivation. Know common examples of each.
o Intrinsic= Behavior done for ow
MINORITIES & SPORT
RACISM IN SPORT
Is there racism in sport?
Sports are competitive - fans, coaches and
players want to win, so the color of the players
skin is not a factor
The proportion of African America
Social Stratification, Social
Mobility & Sport
C H A P TER 1 2
When men and women compete on the athletics
field socioeconomic status disappears. Black or
white, Christian or Jew, rich or poorall that
matters is that youre out there on the field g
What is mass media?
All technically organized means of communication that reach large numbers
of diverse people quickly & efficiently.
SPORT AND THE ECONOMY
CORPORATE SOCIETY CORPORATE
Lease the names to:
Economy is a central social
Instrument of powerful and
First IC sporting event - _Rowing_ in 1852
First football contest - Princeton vs Rutgers 1869
1881: first college faculty athletic committee was formed
1883: faculty representatives meet to discuss common problems
YOUTH & SPORT
IF I CANT WIN, I DONT WANT TO PLAY
WHO IS PLAYING?
60 million boys and girls in the U.S.
Between 70 & 72% of American and Canadian youth
(under age 17)
Little league baseball = highest participation
Biggest youth sport on the rise?
GENDER AND SPORT
Does sport play a role in what it means to masculine or
a biological characteristic
an ongoing cultural
process that socially