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Female Students and University Sports
A study on the factors that influence female students in university sports participation in the United States and Canada.
# 60651 | 7,632 words | 43 sources | APA | 2005 | US


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Description:

This paper looks at the many factors influencing female participation in sports, the benefits to women when they do participate in sports and the factors that discourage women from participating in athletic programs. The paper also examines Title IX's affect on women's participation in sports and looks at the latest trends in women's collegiate sports.

Introduction
Background
Title XI in Relation to Female Athletes in College Settings
Trends in Women's Collegiate Sports
Discouraging Factors
Encouraging Factors
Conclusion

From the Paper:

"Researchers hypothesized that it is possible for a female athlete to be seen as both feminine and respected for her athletic roles because the issue of her femininity often is separated from the issue of her role as an athlete, thus allowing her to manage stereotypically incompatible identities without conflict (Royce, Gebelt and Duff, 2001). To investigate these hypotheses athletes and nonathletes at a NCAA university were questioned about these issues by both questionnaire and interview."

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APA Format

Female Students and University Sports (2005, September 04) Retrieved October 15, 2019, from https://www.academon.com/research-paper/female-students-and-university-sports-60651/

MLA Format

"Female Students and University Sports" 04 September 2005. Web. 15 October. 2019. <https://www.academon.com/research-paper/female-students-and-university-sports-60651/>

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