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New and Published Textbooks

  1. Sport Psychology

    Performance Enhancement, Performance Inhibition, Individuals, and Teams, 2nd Edition

    By Nicholas T. Gallucci

    Sport Psychology, 2nd Edition provides a synthesis of the major topics in sport psychology with an applied focus and an emphasis on achieving optimal performance. After exploring the history of sport psychology, human motivation, and the role of exercise, there are three main sections to the...

    Published December 10th 2013 by Psychology Press

  2. Developing Sport Expertise

    Researchers and Coaches Put Theory into Practice

    Edited by Damian Farrow, Joe Baker, Clare MacMahon

    The development of an athlete from basic performance to elite level of accomplishment is a long and complicated process. Identifying and nurturing talent, developing and fine tuning sport skills, and maintaining high levels of performance over the course of a career requires many thousands of hours...

    Published June 6th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Team Physician Manual

    International Federation of Sports Medicine (FIMS)

    Edited by Lyle J. Micheli, Fabio Pigozzi, Kai-Ming Chan, Walter R. Frontera, Norbert Bachl, Angela D. Smith, S. Talia Alenabi

    The FIMS Team Physician Manual is the official sports medicine handbook of the International Federation of Sports Medicine (FIMS), the world’s oldest sports medicine organization. Now in a fully revised and updated third edition, the book offers a complete guide to the background knowledge,...

    Published October 18th 2012 by Routledge

  4. 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

  5. Sport and Exercise Psychology

    A Critical Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By Aidan Moran

    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

  6. Sport Psychology

    4th Edition

    By Arnold LeUnes

    This updated fourth edition of Arnold LeUnes’s textbook has comprehensive coverage of sport psychology with a healthy balance between theory and application. The strong applied approach is emphasized throughout but is essentially apparent in the second half of the book. The book features a strong...

    Published June 17th 2008 by Psychology Press

  7. Sport and Exercise Psychology: Topics in Applied Psychology

    By Andy Lane

    Series: Topics in Applied Psychology

    Topics in Applied Psychology offers a range of accessible, integrated texts ideal for courses in applied psychology. The books are written by leading figures in their field and provide a comprehensive academic and professional insight into each topic. They incorporate a range of features to bring...

    Published May 29th 2008 by Routledge

  8. Developing Sport Expertise

    Researchers and Coaches put Theory into Practice

    Edited by Damian Farrow, Joseph Baker, Clare MacMahon

    An athlete’s development from ‘ordinary’ talent to elite accomplishment in sport is a long one. The emergence and fine tuning of high level sport skills takes place in increments over many years and is a journey that fascinates sport scientists, sports coaches and sports fans alike. Developing...

    Published November 28th 2007 by Routledge

  9. Acquiring Skill in Sport: An Introduction

    By John Honeybourne

    Series: Student Sport Studies

    This user-friendly, accessible text will enable new students to understand the basic concepts of sport skills acquisition. Each chapter covers important theoretical background and shows how this theory can be applied through practical examples from the world of sport. The book also...

    Published August 6th 2006 by Routledge

  10. Sport Psychology: A Student's Handbook

    By Matt Jarvis

    This book offers a student-friendly introduction to the discipline of sport psychology. All the key psychological issues in sport are explored, and difficult questions are raised: are athletes born or made? Does playing sport affect personality? What effect do cultural beliefs have...

    Published June 14th 2006 by Routledge

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Forthcoming Textbooks

  1. Becoming a Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology Professional: A Global Perspective
    Edited by J. Gualberto Cremades, Lauren S. Tashman
    To Be Published May 6th 2014
  2. Group Dynamics in Exercise and Sport Psychology, 2nd Edition
    Edited by Mark R. Beauchamp, Mark A. Eys
    To Be Published May 13th 2014
  3. Sport Psychology: The Basics
    By David Tod
    To Be Published May 29th 2014
  4. Psychoneuroendocrinology of Sport and Exercise: Foundations, Markers, Trends
    Edited by Felix Ehrlenspiel, Katharina Strahler
    To Be Published June 30th 2014
  5. The Psychology of Sub-Culture in Sport and Physical Activity: Critical Perspectives
    Edited by Robert J. Schinke, Kerry R. McGannon
    To Be Published August 26th 2014

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