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A Comparative Study of Aggressive Tendency, Intelligence and Adjustment Among Sportspersons |

Mahesh Kumar, in International Journal of Physical Education & Sports Sciences | Physical Education, Health, Fitness & Sports


A study was conducted at with an objective to assess theeffect of body contact during the game on aggression, intelligence andadjustment. The present investigation was conducted on a total of 600sportspersons of Haryana state, who had participated at National and InterUniversity level tournaments n contact, semi-contact and non-contact games. Thesubjects were in the age group of 18-25 years. The study concluded that thecontact game players were more aggressive as compare to semi-contact andnon-contact game players as well as semi-contact game players also have moreaggression level as compare to non-contact game players. Therefore it was foundthat as body contact during the game increased the aggression level of theplayers also increased but in case of intelligence and adjustment level it wasfound that players of semi-contact games were superior to others.