Year of Publication


Date of Thesis


Document Type


Degree Name

Master of Science


Exercise and Sport Sciences

Subject Categories

Exercise -- Psychological aspects; Motivation (Psychology)


This study examined the effects of a cognitive strategy, involving the use of positive coping statements and negative-thought reframing, on post-exercise mood and rating of perceived exertion (RPE). The effects of listening to music during exercise were investigated on the same variables.

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