The only learning experience book in sport psychology is now completely updated! Learning Experiences in Sport Psychology, Second Editioncovers all substantive areas of sport psychology. It presents 20 learning experiences and shows students how to ask and investigate relevant research questions. This widely used text has given thousands of undergraduate students their first exposure to sport psychology. The second edition retains its convenient 8 1/2- by 11-inch spiral-bound format, and provides many new research examples. Each learning experience follows the same format: -An introduction to the phenomenon -A list of objectives, including major points under consideration -The basic considerations of the phenomenon and the scholarly literature pertaining to it -A specific task designed to give students first-hand experience examining a particular topic -Discussion questions about specific data The book is divided into three parts. Part I, Research Methods Experiences, covers the major concepts of conducting research. Part II, Understanding Sport Psychological Phenomena, presents the major psychological processes examined in sport psychology. Part III, Applying Sport Psychological Phenomena, introduces students to psychological skills and coaching strategies used to deal with stress or optimize performance in the sport setting. This superb new edition promises to captivate the next generation of undergraduate students in sport psychology.This widely used text has given thousands of undergraduate students their first exposure to sport psychology. The second edition retains its convenient 8 1/2- by 11-inch spiral-bound format, and provides many new research examples.
|Title||:||Learning Experiences in Sport Psychology|
|Author||:||Glyn C. Roberts, Kevin S. Spink, Cynthia L. Pemberton|
|Publisher||:||Human Kinetics 1 - 1999|