Written from a psychologists perspective, this enlightening new text offers a general overview of the application of psychology to sport settings by covering a wide spectrum of sport psychology subject matter. Divided into distinct sections to facilitate a better understanding of the topical areas of sport psychology, the book discusses the foundations of sport psychology; explores participation in sport; covers topics related directly or indirectly to athletic performance; examines sport psychology intervention strategies; considers the social psychology of sport; and addresses the psychology of the sport fan and spectator.
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Book Description Pearson, 1996. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110024245127
Book Description Pearson, 1996. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0024245127
Book Description Prentice Hall, 1996. Hardcover. Book Condition: Brand New. 432 pages. 9.75x7.25x1.00 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # zk0024245127
Book Description Pearson, 1996. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: I. THE FOUNDATIONS OF SPORT PSYCHOLOGY. 1. An Introduction to Sport Psychology. 2. Research Methods and Testing in Sport Psychology. II. PARTICIPATION IN SPORT: WHY AND BY WHOM? 3. Sport Socialization and the Motivation to Participate in Sport. 4. Personality Research in Sport Psychology and Research Targeting Specific Sport Populations. III. SPORT PSYCHOLOGY AND ATHLETIC PERFORMANCE. 5. Learning in Sport. 6. Information Processing and Attention in Sport. 7. Arousal, Stress, and Anxiety in Sport. 8. Motivation in Sport. 9. Player Attributions in Sport. IV. SPORT PSYCHOLOGY INTERVENTIONS. 10. Interventions Targeting Arousal/Anxiety Regulation and Athletic Injury Management. 11. Interventions Targeting Self-Confidence, Imagery, Attention Control Training, and Psychological Skills Training. V. THE SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY OF SPORT. 12. Player Aggression in Sport. 13. Leadership in Sport. 14. The Social Nature of Sport: Team Cohesion, Audience Effects, and Self-Presentation. VI. SPORT FANS AND SPORT SPECTATORS. 15. The Psychology of Sport Fans and Sport Spectators. 16. The Emotional and Aggressive Reactions of Sport Spectators. References. Author Index. Subject Index. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0024245127
Book Description Prentice Hall. Book Condition: New. Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 0024245127
Book Description Pearson, 1996. Book Condition: New. Brand new! Please provide a physical shipping address. Bookseller Inventory # 9780024245120