31. Family Influences on Children's Sport and Physical Activity Participation, Behavior, and Psychosocial Responses

  1. Gershon Tenenbaum and
  2. Robert C. Eklund
  1. Thelma S. Horn and
  2. Jocelyn L. Horn

Published Online: 5 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118270011.ch31

Handbook of Sport Psychology, Third Edition

Handbook of Sport Psychology, Third Edition

How to Cite

Horn, T. S. and Horn, J. L. (2007) Family Influences on Children's Sport and Physical Activity Participation, Behavior, and Psychosocial Responses, in Handbook of Sport Psychology, Third Edition (eds G. Tenenbaum and R. C. Eklund), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118270011.ch31

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 19 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471738114

Online ISBN: 9781118270011

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Keywords:

  • family influences;
  • physical activity participation;
  • children's sport;
  • psychosocial responses;
  • exercise

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Parental Influences

  • Sibling Influences

  • Conclusion