The authors investigated the use of proactive pessimism among college basketball fans. Rather than assess evaluations of an upcoming season as with previous work on proactive pessimism among fans, Grieve and Wann examined evaluations of a specific game.
American Popular Culture | Other Psychology | Sports Studies
Recommended Repository Citation
Grieve, Frederick G. and Wann, Daniel L., "The Coping Strategies of Highly Identified Sport Fans: The Importance of Team Success on Tendencies to Utilize Proactive Pessimism" (2007). Psychology Faculty Publications. Paper 2.