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date: 21 February 2020

achievement orientation 

Source:
A Dictionary of Sports Studies
Author(s):

Alan Tomlinson

In psychology, the state of an athlete in relation to a competitive or evaluative situation, ranging from a competitive drive for success and excellence to the fear of underachieving or failing. More generally, accounts have pointed to achievement as a central principle of life in competitive modern societies. Psychologist ... ...

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