Applying Sport Psychology: Four Perspectivesis focused on the specific issues affecting athletic performance and uses a unique, multiple-perspective approach. May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and highlighting. Please provides valid phone number with your order for easy delivery. Book Description McGraw-Hill Education, 2014. Andersen, Victoria University 20 Drug Abuse in Sport: Causes and Cures Mark H. Weinberg, Miami University; Jean M.
It will also be an extremely useful resource for coaches and sports professionals undergoing training in sport psychology. Sterrett, Lehigh University; Jeff Janssen, Janssen Sports Leadership Center 7 The Sport Team as an Effective Group Mark A. Pages and cover are clean and intact. Students and professionals in sport psychology will benefit by -Gaining four perspectives on each concept and its application. Just complete the checkout process for this book and it will be shipped to you for immediate use. Smith, University of Washington 18 Gender and Cultural Considerations Diane L.
Coker, New Mexico State University 3 A Positive Approach to Coaching Effectiveness and Performance Enhancement Ronald E. This edition reflects the latest research, practice, and anecdotal examples in applied sport psychology. Applied Sport Psychology by Jean Williams is available now for quick shipment to any U. Scherzer, Mount Royal University in Calgary, Alberta 23 Career Transition among Athletes: Is There Life after Sports? Sarah is a 25-year-old softball player who was informed earlier in the week that she was not selected for the Olympic Team. Applied sport psychology: personal growth to peak performance.
In part I, explore five psychological areas: motivation, confidence, intensity, focus, and emotions. The book is also a valuable reference for practicing coaches, sport psychologists, and psychologists. Lox and Francisco Labrador -- Expectation-Performance Process -- Sport Applications -- Behavioral Recommendations for Coaches -- 6. All textbook arrives within 5-7business days. Book is in Used-Good condition. The text's four-part organization focuses on motivation and leadership, social interactions, mental training, program implementation, and issues that go beyond performance enhancement.
Most importantly, it is in good condition and intended to be used as a regular textbook for your class or job. The estimated amount of time this product will be on the market is based on a number of factors, including faculty input to instructional design and the prior revision cycle and updates to academic research-which typically results in a revision cycle ranging from every two to four years for this product. With the in-depth analysis and discussions among the authors, students and professionals are provided with a distinctive view into the world of applied sport psychology. The new four-part organization covers motivation, leadership, and social interactions; mental training; program implementation; and general health and well-being. Written by a team of experienced practitioners this book shows how sport psychology actually works in practice. Coaches and athletes relate that research to their real-world experiences, providing tips based on what has worked for them on and off the field or court to improve their performances.
Lox, Southern Illinois University; Francisco Labrador, Wittenberg University 6 Leadership in Sport: The Critical Importance of Coach and Athlete Leadership Julia D. Applied Sport Psychology was written to introduce readers to psychological theories and techniques that can be used to enhance performance and personal growth of sport participants from youth to elite levels. Instructors and students can now access their course content through the Connect digital learning platform by purchasing either standalone Connect access or a bundle of print and Connect access. Eys, Wilfrid Laurier University; Shauna M. Straub -- History of Sport Psychology in North America -- History of Sport Psychology in Eastern Europe -- Future Directions in North American Applied Sport Psychology -- Part 1. What could she have done to alter her reaction? In Applying Sport Psychology: Four Perspectivesmore than 50 contributors from around the globe make the study of sport psychology come alive.
The four-part organization covers learning, motivation, and social interaction; mental training for performance enhancement; implementing training programs; and enhancing health and well-being. Williams, University of Arizona, Emeritus; Nate Zinsser, United States Military Academy; Linda Bunker, University of Virginia, Emeritus 15 Concentration and Strategies for Controlling It Jean M. Your subscription to Connect includes the following: · SmartBook® - an adaptive digital version of the course textbook that personalizes your reading experience based on how well you are learning the content. Because readers are privy to a conversation of sorts taking place among these four key stakeholders, they will gain understanding from the varying perspectives, increase their knowledge, and improve their interactions with clients. The chapters also contain summaries and an accompanying set of questions for students. We simply keep an inventory of nearly all books and textbooks and we ship them fast in hopes that you will use the Search Box above to find most or all of your books for your classes. Mann -- Leadership Theories and Implication -- Women in Sport -- How Leaders Can Increase Their Influence or Power -- Developing Leadership Within the Team -- Developing Morale Within the Team -- Ethical Leadership -- 7.
Used books may not include working access code or dust jacket. Smoll, University of Washington; Ronald E. Ships same day or next business day! Give at least one example using a sport of your choice of a strategy that a coach or sport psychologist could employ to enhance group cohesiveness using each of the following factors: a distinctiveness, b individual positions, c group norms, d individual sacrifices, and e interaction and communication. Pricing subject to change at any time. Applied Sport Psychology is particularly well suited as a text for classes in applied sport psychology and psychology of coaching.
By using the Web site, you confirm that you have read, understood, and agreed to be bound by the. Duda, The University of Birmingham; Darren C. Dennis, York University; Blair Evans, Wilfrid Laurier University 8 Communicating Effectively David P. About this Item: McGraw-Hill Education, 2009. Together, these researchers, consultants, coaches, and athletes bridge the gap between theory and practice in a way that has never been done before. AbeBooks, the AbeBooks logo, AbeBooks. Dishman, The University of Georgia; Heather O.