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This article seeks to provide a comprehensive review of existing literature relating to the use of the Vienna Test System (VTS) in sport psychology research. A comprehensive search of major databases such as SPORTDiscus, PsycINFO, and Google Scholar yielded 22 studies related to the topic of...

Author(s)
Ong ChongHao [Ong, C. H. N. ]
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
International Review of Sport and Exercise Psychology, 2015, 8, 1, pp 204-223
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Urban green spaces, including parks, provide numerous ecosystem services (ES) for city inhabitants. Besides provisioning and regulating services, they also provide cultural services by giving people opportunities to recreate and experience nature in the city. The focus of this paper is on cultural...

Author(s)
Bertram, C.; Rehdanz, K.
Publisher
Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Ecosystem Services, 2015, 12, pp 187-199
Abstract

Over the past forty years, running has developed into one of the most popular physical leisure activities in Europe. An estimated 50 million Europeans are engaged in running as a way to stay healthy and/or to challenge themselves and there has been a marked surge in running events all over Europe...

Author(s)
Scheerder, J.; Breedveld, K.
Publisher
Palgrave MacMillan, Basingstoke, UK
Citation
Running across Europe: the rise and size of one of the largest sport markets, 2015, pp 304 pp.
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Objective: We assessed whether differences in children's sports participation and television time according to parental education were mediated by parental modeling. Moreover, we explored the differences between parental and child reports on parental sports participation and television time as...

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Fernández-Alvira, J. M.; Velde, S. J. te; Singh, A.; Jiménez-Pavón, D.; Bourdeaudhuij, I. de; Bere, E.; Manios, Y.; Kovacs, E.; Jan, N.; Moreno, L. A.; Brug, J.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Preventive Medicine, 2015, 70, pp 96-101
Abstract

This issue comprises seven papers based on presentations at a workshop that aimed to advance the understanding of ways to enhance local landscape scale integration of global policy agendas. The papers look at: conservation policy and farm practices in the Canadian and US Corn Belts; the...

Author(s)
Swaffield, S.; Primdahl, J.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Landscape Research, 2014, 39, 2, pp 101-217
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The purpose of this study is to model and empirically test international tourism demand for Turkey. For this purpose, panel co-integration and panel fully modified ordinary least squares (FMOLS) methods are employed for nine top tourist-generating countries. The results indicate that there is a...

Author(s)
Dogru, T.; Sirakaya-Turk, E.; Uysal, M.
Publisher
EuroCHRIE,
Citation
32nd EuroCHRIE conference "Hospitality and Tourism Futures", Dubai 6-9 October 2014, 2014, pp 40
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The scenarios for the future traveller vary greatly, however the main categories in predictions frequently contain the emerging economies, ubiquitous technology, multi-generational travel, non-traditional families, and mobile working. Acknowledging that a robust brand promise associates the reason, ...

Author(s)
Tuominen, P.
Publisher
EuroCHRIE,
Citation
32nd EuroCHRIE conference "Hospitality and Tourism Futures", Dubai 6-9 October 2014, 2014, pp 44
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Tourism destinations compete globally for international tourists and destinations management organizations (DMOs) need frameworks for benchmarking their destination against competitors. The following three theories and frameworks have been used for explaining global competition among tourism...

Author(s)
Laitamaki, J. M.
Publisher
EuroCHRIE,
Citation
32nd EuroCHRIE conference "Hospitality and Tourism Futures", Dubai 6-9 October 2014, 2014, pp 46
Abstract

Participation in sports is a health promotion activity and maintains good habits that entail an important injury risk. The present article is a study using Multivariate Analysis, the relationship between type of injury, location of injury, the most popular sports; soccer, basketball, volleyball,...

Author(s)
Ríos Azuara, D.; Pérez Flores, D.; Ríos Alcolea, M.
Publisher
CV Ciencias del Deporte RedIRIS, Madrid, Spain
Citation
Revista Internacional de Medicina y Ciencias de la Actividad Física y el Deporte, 2014, 14, 55, pp 479-494
Abstract

Background: Physical inactivity is one of the four leading behavioural risk factors for non-communicable disease (NCD). Like tobacco control, increasing levels of health-enhancing physical activity (HEPA) will require a national policy framework providing direction and a clear set of actions....

Author(s)
Bull, F.; Milton, K.; Kahlmeier, S.; Arlotti, A.; Juričan, A. B.; Belander, O.; Martin, B.; Martin-Diener, E.; Marques, A.; Mota, J.; Vasankari, T.; Vlasveld, A.
Publisher
BMJ Publishing Group, London, UK
Citation
British Journal of Sports Medicine, 2015, 49, 11, pp 749-756

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