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Background: Socially excluded groups are at higher risk of low well-being and poor health. The link between social exclusion and health inequities is complex, and not being involved in society makes it difficult to be reached by standard prevention programs. Sport-for-development (SFD) programs are ...

Author(s)
Veken, K. van der; Lauwerier, E.; Willems, S.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
International Journal for Equity in Health, 2020, 19, 11, pp (14 July 2020)
Abstract

This paper refers to the widespread notion that voluntary (sport) organizations produce social capital, popularized through the works of Robert D. Putnam, and compares social trust levels of sport club members with members in other voluntary associations and non-members. We differentiate between...

Author(s)
Burrmann, U.; Braun, S.; Mutz, M.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
International Review for the Sociology of Sport, 2020, 55, 4, pp 416-436
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In this study, in order to be shorter and more useful, it is aimed to apply confirmatory factor analysis to the External Motivations Scale for Sport Spectators (EMSSS) and the Internal Motivations Scale For Sport Spectators (IMSSS) as well as to analyze the relations with canonical correlation...

Author(s)
Polat, E.; Yalçın, H. B.
Publisher
Manisa Celal Bayar University, Faculty of Sport Sciences, Manisa, Turkey
Citation
Spor Bilimleri Arastirmalari Dergisi, 2020, 5, 1, pp 111-129
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In the context of the global migrant and refugee crisis there is considerable enthusiasm for the notion that participation by migrants of refugee background in community sport can play a role in fostering a sense of community belonging. Sport potentially is an opportunity for refugees to integrate...

Author(s)
Doidge, M.; Keech, M.; Sandri, E.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
International Journal of Sport Policy and Politics, 2020, 12, 2, pp 305-319
Abstract

Supported by a wealth of research, current UK Government policy emphasises the important role of sport in delivering social outcomes. What is not considered in the current policy and academia are the logically plausible adverse associations that would follow when sport is shown to lack integrity,...

Author(s)
Manoli, A. E.; Downward, P.; Downward, P.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
International Journal of Sport Policy and Politics, 2020, 12, 2, pp 207-220
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The purpose of this research is to explore the process of engagement of actors initiated by the headquarters of a national sport federation during the formulation of its sport policy. The Actor-Network Theory and its four phases (problematisation, incentive, enrolment and mobilisation of allies)...

Author(s)
Viollet, B.; Scelles, N.; Ferrand, A.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
International Journal of Sport Policy and Politics, 2020, 12, 1, pp 49-71
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The article deals with the question of whether and in what respect the migration background is a relevant variable on voluntary engagement as well as the access to leadership positions in organised sport. The database used for the analysis is the '4th wave of the German Voluntary Survey 2014'. For...

Author(s)
Schlesinger, T.; Fassa, E.; Ehnold, P.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
European Journal for Sport and Society, 2020, 17, 2, pp 116-146
Abstract

Key indicators are used in many business areas to describe phenomena and their development. To date, such indicators have largely been lacking for joint public activities and voluntary commitment not only in sport. Using the data of the German Survey on Volunteering (Deutscher Freiwilligensurvey,...

Author(s)
Thieme, L.; Wallrodt, S.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
German Journal of Exercise and Sport Research, 2020, 50, 1, pp 33-50
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BACKGROUND: Creatine represents a natural supplement and ergogenic aid for sport performance, but there are several concerns regarding its safety for health. The present double-blind placebo-controlled study evaluated the effect of creatine monohydrate supplementation on a panel of blood and urine...

Author(s)
Almeida, D.; Colombini, A.; Machado, M.
Publisher
Edizioni Minerva Medica, Torino, Italy
Citation
Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness, 2020, 60, 7, pp 1034-1039
Abstract

The present study examines the relationship between drinking behaviour and drinking refusal self-efficacy among university students, with a focus on the influential roles of sports type and gender. A total of 354 students from Seoul National University of Science and Technology volunteered and...

Author(s)
Kim, Y.; Kuan, G.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 2020, 17, 12,

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