1 SPORT PSYCHOLOGY AND THE CULTURAL TURN : NOTES TOWARD CULTURAL PRAXIS

@inproceedings{Ryba20101SP,
  title={1 SPORT PSYCHOLOGY AND THE CULTURAL TURN : NOTES TOWARD CULTURAL PRAXIS},
  author={Tatiana V Ryba and Handel Kashope Wright},
  year={2010}
}
CHAPTER SUMMARY Sport psychology as cultural praxis is a critical discourse that emerged as an attempt to broaden the epistemological spectrum of theory and practice in the field (Ryba & Wright, 2005). Much of the knowledge base in sport and exercise psychology was developed by inference from positivistic research and practice with white male athletes. The Western ethnocentric bias inherent in mainstream sport psychology disconnects disenfranchised members of the sporting community, such as… CONTINUE READING

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