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... multiple and varied sources, which is not uncommon. The active health-conscious respondent who walks briskly for 10 min each way to and from the bus stop on her daily commute, rides her bike after dinner twice a week for 45 min, and takes...
... including one of my own (Lazarus, 1991b; see also Smith & Lazarus, 1990).Richard S. Lazarus, 1991, “Progress on a cognitive-motivational-relational theory of emotion,” American Psychologist, 46 (8), 819-834. Copyright © 1991 by American...

Achievement Goals in Sport and Physical Activity

Advances in Sport and Exercise Psychology

Human Kinetics, 1992

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... humans engage in any achievement-related activity—i.e., an activity in which it is possible to succeed or fail and thus performance is evaluated (cf. Dweck, 1986; Nicholls, 1984; 1989; Roberts, 2001)—we need a way of defining success...

Functional Role of Variability in Movement Coordination and Disability

Ecological Task Analysis and Movement

Human Kinetics, 2007

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... by dynamical systems approaches are finding their way into clinical applications, such as the diagnosis and treatment of heart disease, neurological disorders, schizophrenia, sleep disorders, and many more (Glass 2001; Glass and Mackey 1988)....

The Role of Community in Encouraging Healthy Aging Among Older Adults

Leisure and Aging : Theory and Practice

Human Kinetics, 2012

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... and walking groups involving more than 200 older adults in previously underserved areas of Seattle. Sport Programs Participating in sport is a fun way to gain the benefits of exercise. (Chapter 8 provides an excellent review of benefits...

Self-Determination Theory and Exercise Motivation: Facilitating Self-Regulatory Processes to Support and Maintain Health and Well-Being

Martyn Standage

University of Bath Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Richard M. Ryan

University of Rochester Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Advances in Motivation in Sport and Exercise

Human Kinetics, 2012

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... in their experience and performance characteristics and the way in which acting through these differing motives has important implications for behavioral engagement, persistence, exercise-related cognitions, and physical and psychological well-being...

Sustainable ransitioning Livingto

Richard R. Jurin

Richard Jurin, PhD, is an associate professor in the College of Natural and Health Sciences at the University of Northern Colorado. His research interests include worldviews as barriers to sustainability, sustainable development, business leadership for sustainability, and sustainability in tourism and interpretation. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Principles of Sustainable Living : A New Vision for Health, Happiness, and Prosperity

Human Kinetics, 2012

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... northward toward the Cuillin mountains.Courtesy of Richard R. Jurin.A bigger project for this Sleat Community Project is the building of a large wind turbine to generate their own electricity for the area. The old crofting way of life...

Technology an Industrial Ecology

Richard R. Jurin

Richard Jurin, PhD, is an associate professor in the College of Natural and Health Sciences at the University of Northern Colorado. His research interests include worldviews as barriers to sustainability, sustainable development, business leadership for sustainability, and sustainability in tourism and interpretation. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Principles of Sustainable Living : A New Vision for Health, Happiness, and Prosperity

Human Kinetics, 2012

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... in the shelter. Courtesy of Richard R. Jurin. In 1816, an early ancestor of today’s bicycle, the draisine, was invented as a way of sitting astride a wooden bar that linked two large wooden spoked wheels, not unlike having a seat on a push...

Choosing a Healthy, Sustainable Lifestyle

Richard R. Jurin

Richard Jurin, PhD, is an associate professor in the College of Natural and Health Sciences at the University of Northern Colorado. His research interests include worldviews as barriers to sustainability, sustainable development, business leadership for sustainability, and sustainability in tourism and interpretation. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Principles of Sustainable Living : A New Vision for Health, Happiness, and Prosperity

Human Kinetics, 2012

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... people consume more sugar, they tend to eat more calories, which leads to obesity (Nurses Health Study 2011). To some, it seems more profitable to change a disease into a new lifestyle than it does to change the way that industrialized...

Standard of Living Versus Quality of Life

Richard R. Jurin

Richard Jurin, PhD, is an associate professor in the College of Natural and Health Sciences at the University of Northern Colorado. His research interests include worldviews as barriers to sustainability, sustainable development, business leadership for sustainability, and sustainability in tourism and interpretation. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Principles of Sustainable Living : A New Vision for Health, Happiness, and Prosperity

Human Kinetics, 2012

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... environmental problems. To make further improvements, it is important to understand how people’s present way of thinking is sabotaging their future. Examining Progress Technology has certainly improved the standard of living in the lives...