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Forthcoming Youth Sports Development Books

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  1. Foundations of Sports Coaching

    second edition, 2nd Edition

    By Paul E. Robinson

    Now in a fully revised and updated second edition, Foundations of Sports Coaching is a comprehensive and engaging introduction to the practical, vocational and scientific principles that underpin the sports coaching process. It provides the reader with all the skills, knowledge and scientific...

    To Be Published November 12th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Youth Development in Football

    Lessons from the world’s best academies

    By Mark Nesti, Chris Sulley

    The identification and development of talented young players has become a central concern of football clubs at all levels of the professional game, as well as for national and international governing bodies. This is the first book to offer a comprehensive survey and assessment of youth development...

    To Be Published November 19th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Moral Panic in Physical Education and Coaching

    Edited by Heather Piper, Dean Garratt, Bill Taylor

    Series: Sport in the Global Society – Contemporary Perspectives

    This book focuses on sports coaching and sports teaching and how touching young sports participants has been redefined as dubious and dangerous. Coaches are constrained by a framework of regulations and guidelines which create anxiety, and many coaches now question the risks and benefits of their...

    To Be Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Politics of the Male Body in Global Sport

    The Danish Involvement

    By Hans Bonde

    Danish sport has been associated with Europe and the World; not least through I.P. Muller and Niels Bukh and the Danish Gymnastics revolution with its emphasis on male aesthetics and hygiene in the first half of the twentieth century. At the same time, Denmark has stood apart from Europe in the...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Routledge Handbook of Youth Sport

    Edited by Andy Smith, Ken Green

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    The Routledge Handbook of Youth Sport is a comprehensive survey of the latest research into young people’s involvement in sport. Drawing on a wide diversity of disciplines, including sociology, psychology, policy studies, coaching, physical education and physiology, the book examines the importance...

    To Be Published June 15th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Understanding Sport in International Development

    By Tess Kay

    Series: Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

    This book makes an important contribution to the growing literature on sport in international development. It introduces and explores the practice and efficacy of international sport development through the experiences of young people who become engaged in sport programmes, as described in their...

    To Be Published July 15th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Sports Coaching Concepts

    A Framework for Coaches' Behaviour

    By John Lyle, Chris Cushion

    Successful sports coaching involves so much more than a simplistic application of sport psychology to a program of physical training and skill development. The relationship between coach and athlete is complex, and successful coaches at all levels of sport should be able to develop a deeper...

    To Be Published July 15th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Becoming a Sports Coach

    Edited by James Wallis, John Lambert

    A ‘coach’ is more than just somebody who leads in the organisation and delivery of structured sport. A real coach goes beyond leadership, employing an understanding of pedagogy and theories of teaching and learning. To become a coach you must know how people learn. This book aims to introduce the...

    To Be Published October 15th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Sport in Islam and in Muslim Communities

    Edited by Alberto Testa, Mahfoud Amara

    Series: Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

    With Islam’s increasing visibility in global society, growing Muslim populations, and competition between Muslim countries to be at the heart of global sport, the interplay between sport and Islam can tell us much about contemporary Islam, globalisation, and the challenges faced by Muslims,...

    To Be Published October 15th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Cooperative Learning in Physical Education and Physical Activity

    A Practical Introduction

    By Ben Dyson, Ashley Casey

    There is a need in physical education for new, research-informed, practical ways of engaging children and young people in lifelong physical activity. This book introduces Cooperative Learning, a pedagogical approach to engaging students, from the practitioner’s perspective. Written by authors with...

    To Be Published October 15th 2015 by Routledge

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