Sport Psychology

Concepts and Applications

Author: Richard H. Cox

Publisher: W C B/McGraw-Hill

ISBN: N.A

Category: Athletes

Page: 458

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A comprehensive introduction to the study of the psychology of sport, this text aims to provide students with a foundation in the concepts of sport psychology and their application in exercise and sport settings. Research applications associated with women, youth sport and disabled athletes are included in order to increase relevance for students.
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Sport Psychology

Concepts and Applications

Author: Richard H. Cox

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780071086226

Category: EDUCATION

Page: 564

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Sport Psychology: Concepts and Applications shows how concepts supported by current scientific research can be used to address issues and situations encountered everyday by physical activity specialists, coaches, athletic trainers, and athletes. This introduction to sport and exercise psychology addresses practical issues, such as dealing with anxiety, arousal, and stress; developing coping, relaxation, motivation, and energizing strategies; understanding the effects of an audience on human performance; building team cohesion; and preventing burnout and other negative effects.
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Exam Prep for: Sport Psychology; Concepts and Applications

Author: David Mason

Publisher: Rico Publications

ISBN: N.A

Category: Education

Page: 800

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5,600 Exam Prep questions and answers. Ebooks, Textbooks, Courses, Books Simplified as questions and answers by Rico Publications. Very effective study tools especially when you only have a limited amount of time. They work with your textbook or without a textbook and can help you to review and learn essential terms, people, places, events, and key concepts.
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Sport Psychology

Concepts and Applications

Author: F. C. Bakker,H. T. A. Whiting,H. van der Brug

Publisher: Wiley

ISBN: 9780471939139

Category: Psychology

Page: 236

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Beginning with a discussion of the issues in sports performance and behavior, it relates established concepts and processes from general psychology to important aspects of sports performance such as motivation, motor-learning and aggression. The application of these concepts is supported by examples and empirical evidence from the context of sport psychology itself. Makes a significant contribution to the continuing development of the field of sport psychology and further presents information of direct, practical use in coaching and monitoring sports performance.
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Psychology and Sport

Author: Sally Gadsdon

Publisher: Heinemann

ISBN: 9780435806583

Category: Sports

Page: 72

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Part of a series of textbooks which have been written to support A levels in psychology. The books use real life applications to help teach students what they need to know. Readers are encouraged to use aims, methods, results and conclusions of the key studies to support their own arguments.
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Sport Psychology

The Key Concepts

Author: Ellis Cashmore,Ernest Cashmore

Publisher: Psychology Press

ISBN: 9780415253215

Category: Psychology

Page: 304

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"Sport psychology" provides the most authoritative, wide-ranging and up-to-date A to Z guide available to this fascinating field. Cross-referenced, with suggestions for further reading and a full index, it offers a highly accessible introduction to the vocabulary of sport psychology, its central theories and its contemporary relevance.
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A Practical Guide to Sports Psychology

Play Stronger, Better, Happier

Author: Arnold LeUnes

Publisher: Icon Books Ltd

ISBN: 1848313276

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 224

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An INTRODUCING PRACTICAL GUIDE to optimizing your mind for sport. Sport Psychology is the study of the psychological factors that affect participation and performance in sports. It deals with increasing performance by managing emotions and minimizing the psychological effects of injury and poor performance. Some of the most important skills taught are goal setting, relaxation, visualization, self-talk, awareness and control, concentration, confidence, using rituals, attribution training, and periodization. With straightforward mental exercises, point-by-point suggestions for improvement and real-life examples – whether you’re an aspiring athlete or just someone who wants to perform your chosen sport a little better, this INTRODUCING PRACTICAL GUIDE is the ideal tool.
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