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ECOLOGICAL ASPECT OF EXPERIENCING FEAR IN SPORTING ACTIVITIES
О.А. Lubitskaya, Е.А. Proshina



         Olga Andreevna Lubitskaya – Candidate of Science (Psychology), Associate Professor of the Department of General, Legal and Engineering Psychology at Far Eastern State Transportation University.

E-mail: lyubitskaya07@mail.ru


         Ekaterina Alekseevna Proshina – Graduate (2014) of Far Eastern State Transportation University.

E-mail: kataproshina@mail.ru

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This paper presents theoretical substantiation of the prospects of research of fear experienced by sportsmen. This study is based upon the major propositions of ecological psychology. Empirical research of the authors resulted in the following experimental findings: 1) typology of the situations of experiencing fear in sporting activities; 2) emotional experiences typical of such situations; 3) reasons for fear; 4) methods of regulating fear by sportsmen.

        Key words: ecological psychology, ecological approach, sporting activities, fear, experiencing fear.


 
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