Sport Psychology: Concepts and Applications / Edition 7

Sport Psychology: Concepts and Applications / Edition 7

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by Richard Cox
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0078022479

ISBN-13: 9780078022470

Pub. Date: 03/25/2011

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

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

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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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780078022470
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
03/25/2011
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
576
Sales rank:
199,177
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.90(d)

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Table of Contents

PART I. Understanding Sport Psychology

1 Foundations of Sport Psychology

2 Psychology of the Athlete

3 Leadership and Communication in Sport
PART II. Motivation in Sport and Exercise

4 Causal Attribution in Sport

5 Self-Confidence and Intrinsic Motivation

6 Goal Perspective Theory
PART III. Effects of Arousal and Anxiety on Performance

7 Neurophysiology of Arousal and Attention

8 Anxiety, Arousal, and Stress Relationships
PART IV. Cognitive and Behavioral Interventions

9 Coping and Intervention Strategies in Sport

10 Goal Setting in Sport

11 Imagery and Hypnosis in Sport

12 Psychological Skills Training
PART V. Social Psychology of Sport

13 Aggression and Violence in Sport

14 Audience and Self-Presentation Effects in Sport

15 Team Cohesion in Sport
PART VI. Psychobiology of Sport and Exercise

16 Exercise Psychology

17 Burnout in Athletes

18 The Psychology of Athletic Injuries

19 Drug Abuse in Sport and Exercise

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