You read in chapter 8 about alternatives to inverted-U theory. In light of your reading about these alternatives, and of your experience in sport and in other domains, please complete the following assignment:
Describe your understanding (in your own words) about the predictions of Fazey and Hardy’s catastrophe theory with regard to outcomes under low, moderate, and high cognitive anxiety. Do you agree or disagree with this description? Thinking back over your life, please write a one-page, double-spaced essay using examples from your experience to illustrate your agreement or disagreement with the findings.
Please use only YOUR OWN WORDS and be sure to limit your answer to one page.