ISBN 9780071077507,Key Studies In Sports & Exercise Psychology

Key Studies In Sports & Exercise Psychology



Tata McGraw - Hill Education

Publication Year 2011

ISBN 9780071077507

ISBN-10 0071077502


Number of Pages 420 Pages
Language (English)

Sports psychology

By bringing together a selection of important readings in sport and exercise psychology, this book fills a major gap in the academic literature. Each of the book?s 23 chapters includes a framework makes the most efficient use of the material originally published. A Background and Context section is initially provided in order to put the study into a theoretical, practical, and historical context. This is followed be an abridged version of the Key Study, itself. A Subsequent Research and Application section concludes each chapter and focuses on research developed since the original study was published, as well as relevant theoretical, methodological, and applied issues. About the Author David Lavallee, Aberystwyth University Jean Williams, University of Arizona Marc Jones, Staffordshire University