Year of Publication


Date of Thesis


Document Type


Degree Name

Master of Science


Health Promotion and Physical Education

Subject Categories

Women athletes; High school students -- Attitudes


The purpose of this study was to assess whether locale and/or sex differences exit in high school students' perceptions of the ideal female versus women participating in competitive athletics. A secondary purpose was to discover if certain activities in which women compete were more acceptable to the high school athletes.

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