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dc.contributor.advisorOberle, Crystal D.en_US
dc.contributor.authorMartinez, Jennifer V. ( )en_US
dc.date.accessioned2012-02-15T10:24:40Z
dc.date.available2012-02-15T10:24:40Z
dc.date.issued2011-08en_US
dc.identifier.citationMartinez, J. V. (2011). Basic psychological needs in predicting exercise participation (Unpublished thesis). Texas State University-San Marcos, San Marcos, Texas.
dc.identifier.urihttps://digital.library.txstate.edu/handle/10877/4588
dc.description.abstractThis study examined propositions stemming from Self-Determination Theory (Deci & Ryan, 1985), which contends that motivational consequences and positive outcomes are predicted by the needs for competence, relatedness, and autonomy. Participants completed the Psychological Need Satisfaction in Exercise (PNSE; Wilson, Rogers, Rodgers, & Wild, 2006) scale and had their gym access activity monitored for six weeks. Regression analyses revealed that only competence emerged as a statistically significant predictor of exercise participation, and that this prediction was true for women only.en_US
dc.formatText
dc.format.extent55 pages
dc.format.medium1 file (.pdf)
dc.language.isoen
dc.subjectExerciseen_US
dc.subjectSelf-determination theoryen_US
dc.subjectPsychological needsen_US
dc.subject.classificationPsychologyen_US
dc.titleBasic Psychological Needs In Predicting Exercise Participationen_US
txstate.documenttypeThesis
dc.contributor.committeeMemberNagurney, Alexander J.en_US
dc.contributor.committeeMemberHaskard-Zolnierek, Kelly B.en_US
thesis.degree.departmentPsychology
thesis.degree.disciplineHealth Psychologyen_US
thesis.degree.grantorTexas State University-San Marcosen_US
thesis.degree.levelMasters
thesis.degree.nameMaster of Arts
txstate.departmentPsychology


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