Date of Award
Bachelor of Arts
The current study will focus on the role of the parent in the child's youth sport involvement, concentrating primarily on the socialization process into sport, the effects of parental pressure and expectations (perceived by both parent and child), conceptions of ability, and a child's attributions to success and/or failure in terms of locus of control and self-efficacy.
Bumsted, Jessica A., "The effect of parental pressure on athletic performance" (1987). Honors Theses. 625.