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You are currently browsing 31–40 of 67 new and published books in the subject of Sport Psychology — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. Planet Sport

    By Kath Woodward

    Series: Shortcuts

    Sport generates some of the most intense feelings and levels of commitment. It is big business globally, but also the source of the most powerful personal identifications and individual and collective pleasures. Sporting events are routine and embodied, whether in the gym, on the field or at the...

    Published June 24th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Skill Acquisition in Sport

    Research, Theory and Practice

    Edited by Nicola Hodges, Mark A. Williams

    Success in sport depends upon the athlete's ability to develop and perfect a specific set of perceptual, cognitive and motor skills. Now in a fully revised and updated new edition, Skill Acquisition in Sport examines how we learn such skills and, in particular, considers the crucial role of...

    Published June 20th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Team Psychology in Sports

    Theory and Practice

    By Stewart Cotterill

    The ability to mould a group of talented individual athletes into an effective team takes effort and skill. Team Psychology in Sports examines the crucial factors in the development of an effective team, introducing important psychological and organizational concepts and offering evidence-based...

    Published June 13th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Sport and Exercise Psychology

    A Critical Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By Aidan Moran, John Toner

    Although sport is played with the body, it is won in the mind. Inspired by this idea, the second edition of this popular textbook provides a comprehensive critical introduction to sport and exercise psychology – a discipline that is concerned with the theory and practice of helping athletes to...

    Published February 8th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Motor Learning in Practice

    A Constraints-Led Approach

    Edited by Ian Renshaw, Keith Davids, Geert J.P. Savelsbergh

    Motor Learning in Practice explores the fundamental processes of motor learning and skill acquisition in sport, and explains how a constraints-led approach can be used to design more effective learning environments for sports practice and performance. Drawing on ecological psychology, the book...

    Published December 1st 2011 by Routledge

  6. Peak Performance Every Time

    By Simon Hartley

    Peak performances should not be left to chance. Rather than hoping that you will perform at your best, why not engineer your performance? Peak Performance Every Time incorporates principles from sport psychology and performance coaching and applies these to all areas of life. Using illustrations...

    Published November 29th 2011 by Routledge

  7. The Psychology of Strength and Conditioning

    Edited by David Tod, David Lavallee

    An effective strength and conditioning program underpins the training regime of every successful athlete or sportsperson and it is now widely recognized that psychology plays a significant role in the application of strength and conditioning principles. This is the first book to examine the...

    Published October 30th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Coping and Emotion in Sport

    Second Edition

    Edited by Joanne Thatcher, Marc Jones, David Lavallee

    The emotional highs and lows of competitive sport, whether experienced as a competitor, spectator or coach may be the essential ingredient that gives sport its universal and compelling appeal. Emotion is clearly a pervasive force within competitive sport, and this is reflected in the burgeoning...

    Published August 8th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Single-Case Research Methods in Sport and Exercise Psychology

    By Jamie Barker, Paul McCarthy, Marc Jones, Aidan Moran

    What is single-case research? How can single-case methods be used within sport and exercise? Single-case research is a powerful method for examining change in outcome variables such as behaviour, performance and psychological constructs, and for assessing the efficacy of interventions. It has...

    Published April 7th 2011 by Routledge

  10. Routledge Handbook of Applied Sport Psychology

    A Comprehensive Guide for Students and Practitioners

    By Stephanie J. Hanrahan, Mark B. Andersen

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    The Routledge Handbook of Applied Sport Psychology is a definitive guide to the theory and practice of applied sport psychology. It goes further than any other book in surveying the full variety of issues that practising sport psychologists will confront in their working lives. It introduces the...

    Published October 12th 2010 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Contemporary Advances in Sport Psychology: A Review
    Edited by Stephen Mellalieu, Sheldon Hanton
    To Be Published March 11th 2015
  2. Routledge Handbook of Sport Expertise
    Edited by Joseph Baker, Damian Farrow
    To Be Published April 2nd 2015
  3. Eating Disorders in Sport
    By Ron A. Thompson, Roberta Trattner Sherman
    To Be Published April 14th 2015
  4. Sport Psychology
    Edited by Gershon Tenenbaum, Robert Eklund
    To Be Published May 14th 2015
  5. Leadership in Sport
    Edited by Ian O'Boyle, Duncan Murray, Paul Cummins
    To Be Published June 22nd 2015

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