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Relocation and the transition into professional football in Australia

Hanks, Shayne and Morris, Tony (2001) Relocation and the transition into professional football in Australia. In: International Society of Sport Psychology (ISSP) 10th World Congress of Sport Psychology : organized by Democritus University of Thrace, University of Thessaly, Hellenic Society of Sport Psychology : in the dawn of the new millennium. Papaioannou, Athanasios, Goudas, Marios and Theodorakis, Yannis, eds. Christodoulidi Publications, Greece, pp. 24-26.

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The aim of this study was to examine the experiences of draftees who relocated to play in the AFL and to explore ways in which the players tried to cope with the demands of the relocation.

Item Type: Book Section
ISBN: 9607577337
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Alternative title of book :
In the dawn of the new millennium : May 28-June 2, 2001, Skiathos, Hellas : programme and proceedings Vol. 3rd : Thursday, May 31

Uncontrolled Keywords: stress, coping skills, social support, daily hassles, interstate players, Australian Rules Football League, AFL, football player, draft recruit, emotional adjustment, domestic routine, career transition
Subjects: RFCD Classification > 320000 Medical and Health Sciences
FOR Classification > 1106 Human Movement and Sports Science
FOR Classification > 1701 Psychology
Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > School of Sport and Exercise Science
Depositing User: Ms Phung T Tran
Date Deposited: 01 May 2013 05:08
Last Modified: 10 Jan 2014 03:13
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