Katrien Fransen, Fabian Pels

Publication: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingArticles for encyclopediaResearch


The central aspect in the broad spectrum of leadership definitions is that leadership is about “influencing individuals and groups to achieve common goals” (Northouse, 2010, p. 3). By its very nature, leadership is applicable across a wide range of domains and contexts. Therefore, leadership is also a fundamental aspect of sports performance, particularly within team sport environments.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationDictionary of Sport Psychology : Sport, Exercise, and Performing Arts
EditorsDieter Hackfort, Robert J. Schinke, Bernd Strauss
Number of pages1
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherAcademic press
Publication date2019
ISBN (Print)978-0-12-813150-3
ISBN (Electronic)978-0-12-813151-0
Publication statusPublished - 2019


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