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Title: 
Talent development environmental factors in sport: A review and taxonomic classification
Authors: 
Keywords: 
Expert performance
Giftedness
Intrapersonal factors
Review
Issue Date: 
2014
Citation: 
Li, C., Wang, J. C. K., & Pyun, D. Y. (2014). Talent development environmental factors in sport: A review and taxonomic classification. Quest, 66(4), 433-447. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00336297.2014.944715
Abstract: 
Athletes strive to reach expert performance in sport. However, evidence has shown that the talent development (TD) environmental factors significantly influence elite performance. This review study aimed to identify and classify the environmental factors that are essential for effective TD in sport. A number of TD environmental factors (e.g., media coverage, sport participation rate, birthplace, long-term development, and quality preparation) emerged from
the literature. They were then grouped into three categories: milieu, individuals, and provisions. Implications for the practical practice and future research regarding effective TD were provided.
Description: 
This is the final draft, after peer-review, of a manuscript published in Quest. The published version is available online at http://www.tandfonline.com/10.1080/00336297.2014.944715
URI: 
ISSN: 
0033-6297 (print)
1543-2750 (online)
Other Identifiers: 
10.1080/00336297.2014.944715
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