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character

Michael Kent

in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine

Third edition

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780198568506
Published online January 2007 | e-ISBN: 9780191727788
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1 The personality structureor relatively fixed traits of an individual

2 Attributes of personality deemedculturally valuable or appropriate by society, for example determination and will to succeed. Sport is often said to develop character, but data supporting this assumption are sparse....

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Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine

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