Dissertations

6.6.2011
Kristiina Ojala

The aim of the present study was to investigate 13 and 15-year-old adolescents’ perceptions of their body weight and attempts to lose weight. The cross-national objectives of the study were...

6.6.2011
merja Rantakokko

The purpose of the study was to examine the effects of perceived barriers in the outdoor environment on outdoor mobility and quality of life in older people. In addition, two new concepts related...

6.6.2011
Eija Pöllänen

The purpose of this study was to assess whether the use of estrogen-containing hormone replacement therapy (HRT) or plyometric power training (PT) has an effect on skeletal muscle properties by...

6.6.2011
Sami Yli-Piipari

The purpose of this study was to investigate the development of, and gender differences in, students’ physical activity, and their expectancy-related beliefs, task values and motivational...

3.6.2011

Series: Jyväskylä Studies in Sport, Physical Education and Health 166, Jyväskylä 2011, ISSN: 0356-1070, ISBN: 978-951-39-4243-4. 

ABSTRACT

The...