Svitlana Lukova

Department of Psychology, HS Skovoroda National Pedagogical University, Kharkiv, Ukraine


  • Research   
    Analyzing the Characteristics of the Hubristic Motivation of Adolescent Athletes
    Author(s): Liudmyla Zhdaniuk*, Svitlana Lukova, Nataliia Beseda, Tetiana Synytsya and Tetiana Yopa

    The primary purpose of the article is to investigate the characteristics of the hubristic motivation of adolescent athletes. Sex differences in the hubristic motive of adolescent athletes were exhibited. Furthermore, it is revealed that female athletes hold a higher level of hubristic motivation compared to male athletes. Variations in hubristic motivation adolescents involved in individual and group sports are examined. It is revealed that teenagers involved in team sports own a greater level of hubristic motivation as opposed to peers involved in individual sports. Team sports Representatives are defined by a more pronounced passion for perfection and the passion for perfection in their hubristic motivation structure. Three typological profiles of hubristic motivation of adolescent athletes are classified named as: «Dominance of the desire for superiority», «Domina.. Read More»

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