Antonio Granero Gallegos

Antonio Granero Gallegos
Universidad de Almería | UAL · Education

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July 2018 - present
Universidad de Almería
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  • Professor (Full)
November 2015 - July 2018
Universidad de Almería
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  • Professor
August 2015 - October 2015
Universidad de Almería
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  • Professor (Assistant)

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Publications (245)
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For decades, the thin body ideal has been the prevailing female standard of beauty, while the mesomorphic body ideal has been the accepted male standard of beauty in Western culture. More recently it has been found that these ideals can be adopted either by both male and female individuals. However, there is scarce research examining a dual body im...
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While in task orientation, athletes tend to compare themselves to others in order to evaluate their success, in ego orientation athletes have the ability to distinguish between effort and ability and the comparison is made by others in order to evaluate success. The purpose of this study was to inspect the relationship concerning the three dimensio...
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COVID-19 and the resulting confinement has had a great impact on the educational environment. Although research in initial teacher education has focused on studying the factors that lead to increased academic engagement, there is no evidence that examines the role of teacher interpersonal style and motivational classroom in a virtual learning conte...
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The objective of this research was to analyze the mediation of academic engagement and the satisfaction of basic needs between teaching styles and academic confidence amongst teachers during initial training. The research design was observational, descriptive, cross-sectional, and non-randomized. In total, 920 university students in initial teacher...
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There are many consequences associated with having a stroke, all of which are important factors affecting long-term rehabilitation outcomes; these become important health issues for those of advanced age and require dedicated health strategies. High-intensity interval training (HIIT) is an effective training protocol used in cardiac rehabilitation...
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The aim of the present study was to analyze the psychometric properties of the Questionnaire for Disruptive Behavior in Physical Education (CCD-EF) in the Mexican context. A non-experimental, cross-sectional, correlational-causal study was designed in which 378 girls (Mean = 13.99; SD = .30) and 375 boys (Mean = 14.02; SD = .33), all high school st...
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Introduction: Restrained, emotional and intuitive eating were examined in relation to each other and as correlates of participants' weight status, body image and self-esteem. In some past research, restrained and emotional eating have been associated with higher weight status and poorer mental health, while intuitive eating is more frequently link...
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In 2016, in the journal of Education, we introduced a theoretical concept known as ‘optimal best’, which subsequently led to our extensive research undertakings, theoretically, methodologically, and empirically. Optimal best, in brief, relates to the maximization, or the fullest potential, of a person’s state of functioning (e.g., optimal cognitive...
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In educational settings, the notion of ‘achieving optimal best’ in a subject matter (e.g., an elementary school student’s achievement in her Year 6 Science project) is of considerable interest and relevance for educators. Optimal best, or optimal functioning, reflects the proactivity, positivity, and motivation of a person. How does a student achie...
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La presente investigación trata de conocer cómo afectan los protocolos de seguridad establecidos para la prevención de la COVID-19 en el tiempo de compromiso motor (TCM) en las clases de Educación Física (EF), tanto en castellano como en inglés, y en los planteamientos metodológicos llevados a cabo por el profesorado. Para ello, se diseña un estudi...
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Eating disorders and body image disturbance are known to result in unhealthy consequences. When attempting to understand the etiology and management of these disorders, sociocultural models of body image disturbance and disordered eating have been predominant. The objective of the present study was to develop and validate the Internalization of Soc...
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DOCTORADO EN EDUCACIÓN (RD09/11) ESCUELA INTERNACIONAL DE DOCTORADO Efectos fisiológicos del entrenamiento basado en la variabilidad de la frecuencia cardíaca en corredores de fondo-Physiological effect of training based on heart rate variability in endurance runners
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Although a range of risk factors have been identified for disordered eating and weight status, the breadth of risk factors have been rarely considered within a single, comprehensive model. The robustness of these findings across countries also remains an open question. The present study sampled 6272 participants aged 18-30 years from eight countrie...
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RESUMEN: El objetivo de la presente investigación fue la validación de un cuestionario de Evaluación de Sesiones de Educación Física a través de AICLE (CESEFA). Se trata de uno de los primeros instrumentos para la evaluación de AICLE en sesiones de Educación Física cuyo diseño cuantitativo de carácter descriptivo se ha basado en los hallazgos más r...
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1. INTRODUCCIÓN Hoy en día el rendimiento académico es uno de los componentes principales a tener en cuenta en una institución educativa, a través de las diferentes calificaciones de los alumnos y alumnas (Chilca, 2017). Por eso es importante identificar y percibir los problemas que se presentan en los estudiantes para alcanzar unos buenos resultad...
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Purpose: to analyze the training structure following a heart rate variability (HRV) -guided training or traditional training protocol, determining their effects on the cardiovascular performance of professional endurance runners, and describing the vagal modulation interaction. Methods: This was an 8-week cluster-randomized controlled trial. Twelve...
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The aims of this study were: (i) to provide evidence of reliability and validity regarding the dimensionality of the Spanish version of two correlated subscales measuring Academic Self-Concept (ASC); (ii) to analyze factorial invariance according to sex and the educational level; (iii) to analyze a higher-order model from the two ASC subscales; and...
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In 2016, in the journal of Education, we introduced a theoretical concept known as ‘optimal best’, which subsequently led to our extensive research undertakings, theoretically, methodologically, and empirically. Optimal best, in brief, relates to the maximization, or the fullest potential, of a person’s state of functioning (e.g., optimal cognitive...
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El tiempo de compromiso motor (TCM) es uno de los criterios más tenidos en cuenta a la hora de valorar una Educación Física de calidad. La presente revisión tiene como objetivo principal recabar los valores medios de TCM en las sesiones de Educación Física, así como resaltar la importancia de unificar criterios a la hora de la obtención y publicaci...
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Introducción: En la actualidad, el avance científico permite la evaluación de las diferentes estrategias educativas y / o modelos pedagógicos que se utilizan en educación. Entonces, ¿por qué no se requiere que los métodos educativos están basados en pruebas o evidencias científicas? Se pretende difundir y fomentar el debate en la comunidad educativ...
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Introducción: En la actualidad, el avance científico permite la evaluación de las diferentes estrategias educativas y/o modelos pedagógicos que se utilizan en educación. Entonces, ¿por qué no se requiere que los métodos educativos estén basados en pruebas o evidencias científicas? Se pretende presentar la Educación Física Basada en la Evidencia (EF...
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El objetivo de este estudio es analizar la mediación del clima motivacional entre el estilo interpersonal docente y la satisfacción y frustración de la competencia académica en alumnado de educación superior. El diseño de la investigación es observacional, descriptivo y transversal, con muestreo por conveniencia. Han participado 354 estudiantes uni...
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La Variabilidad de la Frecuencia Cardíaca (HRV, por sus siglas en inglés) está relacionada con otros factores de rendimiento como la percepción subjetiva del esfuerzo, la intensidad del entrenamiento, el tiempo y calidad del descanso del atleta, entre otros. El objetivo de este trabajo es analizar las correlaciones existentes entre HRV y otras vari...
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Physiological training responses depend on sympathetic (SNS) and parasympathetic nervous system (PNS) balance. This activity can be measured using heart rate variability (HRV). Such a measurement method can favor individualized training planning to improve athletes’ perfomance. Recently, HRV-guided training has been implemented both on professional...
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Resumen El Mindfulness es la cualidad de ser consciente del momento presente armonizando mente y cuerpo. Este estudio presenta un programa de intervención de seis semanas que se ha realizado en cuatro centros educativos de Granada con alumnado de 5° y 6° de Primaria y 1°, 2° y 3° de Educación Secundaria Obligatoria. El objetivo ha sido comprobar si...
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The research in recent years is demonstrating that various psychological and didactic variables can significantly affect students, even affecting academic performance. Among them, creating a positive class climate, encouraging intrinsic motivation to school subjects, providing autonomy to the student in their homework, using various teaching-learni...
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El objetivo del estudio fue la predicción de la percepción del clima motivacional generado por los compañeros del equipo, a partir de las características psicológicas asociadas con el rendimiento en jóvenes jugadores de balonmano. Para ello, se realizó un estudio no experimental conforme a una muestra no probabilística de 149 jugadores de balonmano...
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Mindfulness is the quality of being conscious and aware of the present moment harmonizing mind and body. This study presents a six-week intervention program carried out in four educational establishments in Granada with 5th and 6th grade primary school students and 1st, 2nd and 3rd year secondary school students. The aim was to find out whether Min...
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The aim of this study is to analyze the satisfaction of the basic psychological needs of students and their relation with aversive causes which are induced by the fear of failure in physical education classes and to notice the differences depending on sex and extracurricular practice. For achieving these aims, the subjects answer to Basic Psycholog...
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Continuous updates of knowledge among professionals in physical education (PE) and sport are essential for the goal of developing quality professional work [...]
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This study assessed the measurement invariance of selected self-report measures of perfectionism, impulsivity, self-esteem and social anxiety in samples of emerging adults from eight different countries. Participants (N = 6272) completed the Multidimensional Perfectionism Scale (MPS), the UPPS-P Impulsive Behavior Scale, the 5-item Rosenberg Self-E...
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This study examined the measurement invariance of three scales that assessed emotional eating, restrained eating, and intuitive eating across eight countries (Australia, and the United States) in order to determine their suitability for cross-country body image research. A total of 6272 young adults took part in this study. Participants completed a...
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The aim of this study was to examine the crosscountry invariance of five well-established measures of body weight and shape concern-related attitudes and behaviors (i.e., drive for leanness, drive for muscularity, strategies to increase muscle, strategies to lose weight, and weight and shape concerns). A secondary objective was to examine the effec...
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The aim of the current study was to examine the psychometric properties of two well-established measures of sociocultural influence and internalization of the thin/low body fat ideal and muscular ideal. Data from 6272 emerging adults (68.9 % female), aged 18-30 years from Australia, and the U.S. were included in this study. Participants completed m...
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Positive body image refers to individuals' ability to conceptualize their bodies with love, respect, and appreciation. The study of positive body image is relatively new, and instruments used to investigate this multi-faceted construct have received limited use in non-English speaking countries. Thus, the aim of this investigation is to consider fo...
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The aim of this study was to identify distinctive profiles (clusters) of high-level, young handball players according to their motivation, fear of failure and competitive state anxiety. In addition, we examined differences in the distribution of gender, age, and players' position within each profile. The study participants were 479 young handball p...
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This review aimed to synthesize evidence regarding interventions based on heart rate variability (HRV)-guided training for VO2max improvements in endurance athletes and address the issues that impact this performance enhancement. The Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials (CENTRAL), MEDLINE, EMBASE, CINAHL Complete, the Web of Science Core...
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Physiological training responses depend on sympathetic (SNS) and parasympathetic nervous system (PNS) balance. This activity can be measured using heart rate variability (HRV). Such a measurement method can favor individualized training planning to improve athletes’ performance. Recently, HRV-guided training has been implemented both on professiona...
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Este trabajo tuvo como objetivos: analizar la invarianza factorial por sexo del Cuestionario de Conductas Disruptivas en el aula de Educación Física y de la Escala de Evaluación de la Competencia Docente en Educación Física, así como analizar las diferencias según la variable sexo en las variables de dichos instrumentos. El diseño de investigación...
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The aim of this study was to provide evidence of the validity and reliability of the dimensionality of the Spanish adaptation of two correlated subscales to assess the motivational climate in the university education context: Mastery motivational climate and performance motivational climate. Two different studies with cross-sectional design and dif...
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Los objetivos de este trabajo fueron: describir el nivel de satisfacción de las necesidades psicológicas básicas y de inteligencia emocional de estudiantes adolescentes de secundaria, y comprobar la capacidad de predicción de la primera en la segunda. Para ello se respondieron a las versiones validadas al castellano de la Basic Psychological Needs...
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RESUMEN Los objetivos fueron describir el nivel de motivación y de inteligencia emocional de estudiantes adolescentes de secundaria, así como comprobar las diferencias en ambas variables, en función del género del alumno. Para ello se respondieron a las versiones validadas al castellano de la "Trait Meta-Mood Scale" y la "Sport Motivation Scale-II"...
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The implementation of the pedagogical model has meant an increase in rigor and coherence in Physical Education (PE) classes. The objectives of the study were twofold; (a) to delimit the characteristics and elements that make up Attitudinal Style as a pedagogical model; (b) to analyze the perception of future teachers on the usefulness and transfera...
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En este libro se presenta una propuesta práctica y contrastada de trabajo dentro del modelo competencial a través del diseño de unidades didácticas por tareas competenciales. Se trata de una propuesta original, pero fundamentada desde el punto de vista teórico, tanto en la literatura relacionada con el planteamiento de esta línea de trabajo en educ...
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El objetivo fue el análisis de las características psicológicas relacionadas con el rendimiento deportivo de jugadores de balonmano en función de las variables género, categoría de juego, años de experiencia deportiva federada y puesto táctico. Se realizó un estudio no experimental conforme a una muestra no probabilística de 149 jugadores. Se utili...
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Objectification theory postulates that the body is constructed as a sexual object and is subject to observation and evaluation in such a way that a person may feel that their body is an object. The purpose of the present study was to adapt and validate the Objectified Body Consciousness Scale (OBCS) to use with Spanish preadolescents. A total sampl...
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Effective classroom management is a critical teaching skill and a key concern for educators. Disruptive behaviors disturb effective classroom management and can influence school satisfaction if the teacher does not have the competencies to control them. Two objectives were set in this work: to understand the differences that exist in school satisfa...
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El objetivo fue analizar la satisfacción de las necesidades psicológicas básicas en las clases de Educación Física y su relación con la satisfacción con la vida, así como, comprobar las diferencias en función del género y del hábito de práctica físico-deportiva extraescolar. Para ello se respondió a las escalas de las “Necesidades Psicológicas Bási...
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The aim of this study was to examine the effects of the motivational climate created by the coach and perceived by a group of young, high-performance handball players on their fear of failure and precompetitive anxiety. The study participants were 479 young handball players. The age range was 16–17 years old. Players were administered a battery com...
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Introducción: La Organización Mundial de la Salud considera la depresión prenatal como un gran problema de salud pública que actualmente afecta entre el 10-20% de las mujeres gestantes, debido principalmente a la gran liberación de la hormona cortisol durante el embarazo. En los últimos años, algunas disciplinas como el Yoga, considerado como un mé...
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The objectives of this work were twofold: Firstly, to identify the profiles of disruptive behaviours and motivation in secondary school physical education students using cluster analysis; and secondly, to analyse the interaction of the profiles with school satisfaction and perceived teaching competence. A group of 758 secondary school students (54....
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Percepción subjetiva de esfuerzo, fatiga y grado de dificultad técnica en nadadores con y sin Síndrome de Asperger RESUMEN El entrenamiento con discapacitados intelectuales no ha sido suficientemente estudiado, siendo necesario conocer esta temática para muchos profesionales. Este trabajo pretende saber más sobre percepción del esfuerzo, fatiga y g...
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Currently, disruptive and aggressive behaviours of a physical and verbal nature are a reality among adolescent students and a concern in the educational context. Therefore, the main objective of this research was to analyse the effects of perceived teaching competence, motivation and basic psychological needs on disruptive behaviours in secondary s...
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Adolescents’ academic performance and the way it is related to their subjective wellbeing are issues of great interest across educational systems. The purpose of this study was to ascertain how satisfaction with high school subjects can predict school satisfaction and academic performance in Mexican students. The sample consisted of 457 high school...
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Compendio, en formato artículo, de los mejores trabajos presentados en el XV CONGRESO INTERNACIONAL DE ACTIVIDAD FÍSICA Y DEPORTE celebrado los días 17,18 y 19 de octubre del 2018 en la Universidad Autónoma de Baja California en la ciudad de Ensenada, Baja California, México:La nutrición en la actividad física y deportiva: alimentos funcionales con...
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The aim of this study was to examine the effects of the motivational climate created by the coach and perceived by a group of young high-performance handball players on their sport motivation, self-determination, sport psychological needs and sport commitment. The study participants were 479 young handball players. The age range was 16-17 years old...
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El objetivo fue analizar el clima motivacional percibido y las creencias sobre las causas del éxito deportivo en deportistas, en función del género, la edad y los años de experiencia deportiva. Participaron 239 jugadores federados con edades comprendidas entre los 12 y 44 años. Los instrumentos de medida fueron: el Cuestionario del Clima Motivacio...
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The aim of this study was to determine the relationship between prediction of students' intention to practice physical activity in their leisure time and motivation and autonomy support received in physical education classes. The sample consisted of 1298 high school students in Andalusia, Spain. The instruments used were the Spanish versions adapte...