Group Cohesion in Sport: A Multidimensional Approach

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Group cohesion has been operationalized in the literature by measures which tend to focus only upon limited aspects of the phenomenon, usually interpersonal attraction or attraction to the group. In sport, it is imperative that instruments developed to assess group cohesion reflect factors associated with the goals and objectives the group is striving to achieve as well as factors associated with the development and maintenance of harmonious positive interpersonal relationships. Therefore, the purpose of the present study was to develop a valid and reliable group cohesion instrument that measures both task related forces as well as social related forces that ... continued below

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Yukelson, David P. (David Paul) August 1982.

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Group cohesion has been operationalized in the literature by measures which tend to focus only upon limited aspects of the phenomenon, usually interpersonal attraction or attraction to the group. In sport, it is imperative that instruments developed to assess group cohesion reflect factors associated with the goals and objectives the group is striving to achieve as well as factors associated with the development and maintenance of harmonious positive interpersonal relationships. Therefore, the purpose of the present study was to develop a valid and reliable group cohesion instrument that measures both task related forces as well as social related forces that exist in sport groups.

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Yukelson, David P. (David Paul). Group Cohesion in Sport: A Multidimensional Approach, dissertation, August 1982; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc331765/: accessed June 25, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .