Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/1893/25253
Appears in Collections:Faculty of Health Sciences and Sport Journal Articles
Peer Review Status: Refereed
Title: Transformational leadership in sport: Current status and future directions (Forthcoming)
Authors: Arthur, Calum A
Bastardoz, Nicolas
Eklund, Robert
Contact Email: calum.arthur@stir.ac.uk
Citation: Arthur CA, Bastardoz N & Eklund R (2017) Transformational leadership in sport: Current status and future directions (Forthcoming), Current Opinion in Psychology.
Abstract: Borrowed from organizational psychology, the concept of transformational leadership has now been applied to a sport context for a decade. Our review covers and critically discusses empirical articles published on this growing topic. However, because the majority of studies used cross-sectional designs and single-source questionnaires to tap what has been a fuzzy construct, current theoretical and methodological issues impede understanding of whether transformational leadership matters for sport outcomes. To make a difference to applied practice and policy, the transformational leadership construct requires a refined definition and stronger empirical tests allowing for robust causal inference. We highlight avenues for advancing research on transformational leadership in the sport context.
Rights: This item has been embargoed for a period. During the embargo please use the Request a Copy feature at the foot of the Repository record to request a copy directly from the author. You can only request a copy if you wish to use this work for your own research or private study.

Files in This Item:
File Description SizeFormat 
Arthur et al_ Transformational Leadership_ Current Opinions_Accepted.pdf353.35 kBAdobe PDFUnder Embargo until 5/4/2020     Request a copy

Note: If any of the files in this item are currently embargoed, you can request a copy directly from the author by clicking the padlock icon above. However, this facility is dependent on the depositor still being contactable at their original email address.



This item is protected by original copyright



Items in the Repository are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

If you believe that any material held in STORRE infringes copyright, please contact library@stir.ac.uk providing details and we will remove the Work from public display in STORRE and investigate your claim.