Self-efficacy of male and female golfers at differing ability levels
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Self-efficacy of male and female golfers at differing ability levels

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Written in English


  • Golf -- Psychological aspects.,
  • Golf for women -- Psychological aspects.,
  • Self-efficacy.,
  • Self-confidence.

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Statementby Dave R. Johnson.
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 115 leaves
Number of Pages115
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16996840M

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