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Psychological characteristics of free diving athletes: a comparative study.

@article{Alkan2013PsychologicalCO,
  title={Psychological characteristics of free diving athletes: a comparative study.},
  author={N. Alkan and T. Akis},
  journal={International journal of humanities and social science},
  year={2013},
  volume={3},
  pages={150-157}
}
  • N. Alkan, T. Akis
  • Published 2013
  • Psychology
  • International journal of humanities and social science
  • This study aimed to investigate the situational and stable psychological characteristics of free diving athletes. Specifically, stress level, state and trait anxiety, positive and negative affectivity, ways of coping with stress and locus of control among the free diving athletes were studied. 36 were free diving athletes and 41 non-athletes participated in the study. The situational and stable psychological characteristics which influence sport expertise were simultaneously included as… CONTINUE READING
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