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Title What motivates hockey players? : analyzing NCAA, AHL, and NHL hockey players
Author Cox, Braydon
Department Department of Economics and Business
Institution Colorado College
Degree Type bachelor
Degree Name Bachelor of Arts
Type of Resource text
Digital Origin reformatted digital
Date Accepted 2007
Date Digitized 2009
Abstract The main focus of this study is to examine what factors play the most important roles in hockey player's motivation. Hockey players from NCAA Division I, the American Hockey League, and the National Hockey League are analyzed. After conducting twelve interviews, the player's responses are recorded and displayed in case studies. The research shows that there are many factors that motivate hockey players and that some play more important roles than others. Furthermore, some factors that were expected to be important contributors to hockey player's motivation proved otherwise. Many conclusions are drawn based on the results of the investigation.
Keywords Motivation
Hockey
NCAA
AHL
NHL
Rights Statement Copyright restrictions apply. Contact the author for permission to publish.
Extent 108 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
Note (thesis) Senior Thesis - Colorado College
Note (bibliography) Bibliography : p. 107-108
Publisher Colorado College
Place of Publication Colorado Springs, Colorado
Language eng
OCLC Identifier 159957696
Handle http://hdl.handle.net/10176/coccc:2953
 
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