Handbook of Sport Psychology

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Gershon Tenenbaum, Robert C. Eklund
John Wiley & Sons, Oct 5, 2007 - Psychology - 938 pages
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Endorsed by the International Society of Sport Psychology, this classic reference draws on an international roster of experts and scholars in the field who have assembled state-of-the-art knowledge into this thorough, well-rounded, and accessible volume. It is completely updated to reflect the latest research and is an indispensable resource for any student or professional interested in the field of sport psychology.
 

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Good for school students and people studying the link between Physical Activity & Mental health :)

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Not a bad book really enjoyed it, sure brings out the sportmanship

Contents

Part II Social Perspectives
111
Part III Sport Expertise
159
Part IV Interventions and Performance Enhancement
285
Part V Exercise and Health Psychology
467
Part VI Life Span Development
643
Part VII Measurement and Methodological Issues
735
Part VIII Special Topics
821
Afterword
879
Author Index
881
Subject Index
917
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GERSHON TENENBAUM, PHD, is a Professor at Florida State University in the Department of Educational Psychology and Learning Systems. He is past president of the International Society of Sport Psychology (ISSP) and the Editor of the International Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Kinesiology and Physical Education and the American Association of Applied Sport Psychology, and Director of the Ribstein Center for Research and Sport Medicine at the Wingate Institute in Israel.

ROBERT C. EKLUND, PHD, is a Professor at Florida State University in the Department of Educational Psychology and Learning Systems. He is a Fellow of the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), a member of the International Society of Sport Psychology (ISSP), the North American Society for the Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity (NASPSPA), and the Association for the Advancement of Applied Sport Psychology (AAASP). He is Editor in Chief of the Journal of Sport & Exercise Psychology.

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