44 –Social Facilitation of Performance & The 1st Sports Psych Experiment

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Why does the presence of others change the performance of an individual athlete? Why is this social facilitation effect sometimes good and sometimes bad? Does it matter whether the other people are observing, evaluating or performing the same action? Does being “observed” via activity monitoring technology facilitate performance?


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Social "facilitation" as challenge and threat

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