Dictionary of Sport Psychology

Dictionary of Sport Psychology
Author: Dieter Hackfort,Robert J. Schinke,Bernd Strauss
Publsiher: Academic Press
Total Pages: 336
Release: 2019-02-02
ISBN 10: 0128131519
ISBN 13: 9780128131510
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Dictionary of Sport Psychology Book Review:

Dictionary of Sport Psychology: Sport, Exercise, and Performing Arts is a comprehensive reference with hundreds of concise entries across sports, martial arts, exercise and fitness, performing arts and cultural sport psychology. This dictionary uses a global approach to cover philosophical and cultural backgrounds, theory, methodology, education and training and fields of application. Each entry includes phenomenon, subject description and definition, related theory and research, practice and application across sports and related performance domains. An authoritative, balanced and accessible presentation of the state-of-the-art in key subject areas, this dictionary is a must-have reference for anyone studying or practicing sport psychology. Provides a diverse cultural perspective to ensure the broadest coverage of internationalization Covers a broad scope of terms and concepts Includes extended performance domains, such as music, dance, theater arts and the circus Utilizes an alphabetical approach so entries are easily found and quickly referenced Contains entries written by leading researchers and scholars across the globe

Dictionary of the Sport and Exercise Sciences

Dictionary of the Sport and Exercise Sciences
Author: Mark H. Anshel
Publsiher: Human Kinetics
Total Pages: 163
Release: 1991-01-01
ISBN 10: 9780873223799
ISBN 13: 0873223799
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Dictionary of the Sport and Exercise Sciences Book Review:

Dictionary intended for professionals and students of various disciplines involved in the exercise and sport sciences, e.g., biomechanics, exercise physiology, and sport psychology. Excludes dance, physical education, research, design, statistics, sports medicine, and specific sports. Entries give word or phrase and brief, explanatory definition. Cross references.

Churchill Livingstone s Dictionary of Sport and Exercise Science and Medicine E Book

Churchill Livingstone s Dictionary of Sport and Exercise Science and Medicine E Book
Author: Sheila Jennett
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 496
Release: 2008-04-01
ISBN 10: 0080982522
ISBN 13: 9780080982526
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Churchill Livingstone s Dictionary of Sport and Exercise Science and Medicine E Book Book Review:

The dictionary is designed to be a pocket companion, for ready access by students, postgraduates, trainers, and health professionals involved in sport and exercise. It provides definitions and short accounts of terms used and techniques employed in the study and practical application of the relevant anatomy, physiology, biomechanics and psychology, and of commonly associated medical problems and treatments. Illustrations are included in the A-Z text, and appendices provide additional reference information and sources for further study. Wide coverage in A-Z text of relevant basic and applied topics relevant to sport and exercise. Full contact information for professional associations. Illustrations, graphs and tables. Team of expert contributors.

Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science and Medicine

Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science and Medicine
Author: Michael Kent
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 612
Release: 2006-11-30
ISBN 10: 0199210896
ISBN 13: 9780199210893
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science and Medicine Book Review:

With more than 7,500 entries and over 165 illustrations, this dictionary of sports science covers anatomy, biomechanics, exercise physiology, nutrition, sports psychology and sports medicine.

Sport Psychology

Sport Psychology
Author: Mark H. Anshel
Publsiher: Benjamin-Cummings Publishing Company
Total Pages: 382
Release: 2011
ISBN 10: 9780321732491
ISBN 13: 0321732499
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Sport Psychology Book Review:

Sport Psychology, Fifth Edition provides a comprehensive overview of sport and exercise psychology. This text outlines the theoretical framework and provides the necessary psychological foundation of sport psychology while offering students a real-life handbook approach to using psychological strategies as a sport participant and coach. This unique book stresses an applied approach to the field and presents scientific research and empirical data without the use of technical jargon. The Fifth Edition features substantial content updates, a new organization that better lends itself to classroom use, and case studies for additional real world application.

Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science and Medicine

Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science and Medicine
Author: Michael Kent
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 612
Release: 2006-11-30
ISBN 10: 0199210896
ISBN 13: 9780199210893
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science and Medicine Book Review:

With more than 7,500 entries and over 165 illustrations, this dictionary of sports science covers anatomy, biomechanics, exercise physiology, nutrition, sports psychology and sports medicine.

A Dictionary of Sports Studies

A Dictionary of Sports Studies
Author: Alan Tomlinson
Publsiher: Oxford University Press, USA
Total Pages: 528
Release: 2016-12-15
ISBN 10: 9780198804888
ISBN 13: 0198804881
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A Dictionary of Sports Studies Book Review:

This Dictionary is part of the Oxford Reference Collection using sustainable print-on-demand technology to make the acclaimed backlist of the Oxford Reference programme perennially available in hardback format. A Dictionary of Sports Studies contains over 1,100 clear, concise, and authoritative entries compiled by Professor Alan Tomlinson, a leading expert in the field. Wide-ranging coverage includes the social, political, economical, and cultural theory of sport, as well as entries relating to exercise, preparation, and performance psychology, and key scientific terms, including nutrition and anatomy. It also features biographies of key sportspeople, information on international organizations and institutions, and detailed appendices with lists of sporting events and winners, including the Summer and Winter Olympic Games. Addressing the need for an A-Z reference guide in the field of sports studies, this dictionary is essential reading for students of sports studies and the related disciplines of leisure and recreation studies, sports science, and physical education. It is also ideal for the general reader with an interest in sport.

The SAGE Dictionary of Sports Studies

The SAGE Dictionary of Sports Studies
Author: Dominic Malcolm
Publsiher: SAGE
Total Pages: 304
Release: 2008-03-27
ISBN 10: 184920540X
ISBN 13: 9781849205405
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The SAGE Dictionary of Sports Studies Book Review:

'...a welcome addition to the literature in the rapidly expanding field of sports studies. It is up to date, comprehensive, and well and clearly written. Though primarily sociological in its orientation, it will help students -postgraduate and undergraduate alike and their teachers as well - to establish connections between the various sub-disciplines and guide them to sources which will enable them to probe issues more deeply... It is a beautifully crafted book and is sure to be a hit with students and their teachers. It would not surprise me in the least, however, if it appealed to sports lovers more generally... It is a tour de force and I recommend it unreservedly' - Eric Dunning, Professor in Sociology, The Centre for the Sociology of Sport, University of Leicester Sports studies is one of the fastest growing fields in higher education today. The SAGE Dictionary of Sports Studies brings a timely, much-needed and comprehensive tool for all students in this multi-disciplinary field. Each entry provides a basic definition, a guide to research themes and a clear account of the relevance of the concept in understanding sport. Not only indispensable for quick clarification of terms, it will give students a springboard for more in-depth research and critical analysis. It offers: " Cross referencing to assist critical thinking " A list of key readings for each entry " Expert definitions drawn from sociology, history, psychology, economics, management and business, politics and policy, physical education and health, and research methods. " Concise, student-friendly and authoritative entries. Covering sociology, history, psychology, politics, business, physical education, health and research methods, The SAGE Dictionary of Sports Studies provides the first one-stop reference guide for all students who study the social aspects of sport.

APA Dictionary of Clinical Psychology

APA Dictionary of Clinical Psychology
Author: Gary R. VandenBos
Publsiher: Amer Psychological Assn
Total Pages: 636
Release: 2013
ISBN 10: 9781433812071
ISBN 13: 143381207X
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

APA Dictionary of Clinical Psychology Book Review:

APA dictionary of clinical psychology : 11, 000 entries offering clear and authoritative definitions ; Balanced coverage across core areas-including assessment, evaluation, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of emotional and behavioral disorders; training and supervision; as well as terms more generally relevant to the biological, cognitive, developmental, and personality/social psychological underpainnings of mental health ; Hundreds of incisive cross-references to deepen the user's understanding of related topics ; A Quick guide to use that explains stylistic and formal features at a glance ; Appendixes listing major figures relevant in the history of clinical psychology and psychological therapies and psychotherapeutic approaches.--[book jacket].

The Routledge International Encyclopedia of Sport and Exercise Psychology

The Routledge International Encyclopedia of Sport and Exercise Psychology
Author: Dieter Hackfort,Robert J. Schinke
Publsiher: Routledge
Total Pages: 688
Release: 2020-04-14
ISBN 10: 1351739557
ISBN 13: 9781351739559
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Routledge International Encyclopedia of Sport and Exercise Psychology Book Review:

The Routledge International Encyclopedia of Sport and Exercise Psychology integrates the topics of motor control, physical education, exercise, adventure, performance in sports, and the performing arts, in several important ways and contexts, drawing upon diverse cultural perspectives. More than 90 overarching topics have been systematically developed by internationally renowned experts in theory, research, and practice. Each contribution delves into a thematic area with more nuanced vocabulary. The terminology drawn upon integrates traditional discourse and emerging topic matter into a state-of-the-art two-volume set. Volume 1: Theoretical and Methodological Concepts is comprised of theoretical topic matter, spanning theories and terminology from psychology contextualized to sport and physical activity, sport psychology-focused theories, and expansive discussions related to philosophy of science and methodology. Volume 2: Applied and Practical Measures draws upon practical concepts that bridge theory and research and practice. Broader issues that extend beyond sport and physical activity participants are embedded within the entries, intended to augment physical, mental, and social well-being. This expansive encyclopedia is a must-have resource for all professionals, scholars, and students in the fields of sport psychology and sport science.

Dictionary of Sports Idioms

Dictionary of Sports Idioms
Author: Robert Allen Palmatier,Harold Lloyd Ray
Publsiher: Ntc Publishing Group
Total Pages: 227
Release: 1993
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: PSU:000033653587
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Key Concepts in Sports Studies

Key Concepts in Sports Studies
Author: Stephen Wagg,Belinda Wheaton,Carlton Brick,Jayne Caudwell
Publsiher: SAGE
Total Pages: 264
Release: 2009-09-14
ISBN 10: 147390367X
ISBN 13: 9781473903678
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Key Concepts in Sports Studies Book Review:

Written by experienced academics used to teaching the subject this book will help students and researchers find their way within the diverse field of sport studies. Clear, well researched entries explain the key concepts in the debates surrounding the social significance and social dynamics of sport. Each entry provides: • Clear Definitions • Relevant Examples • Up-to-date Suggestions for Further Reading • Informative Cross-Referencing Valuable in its parts and indispensable as a whole this book will provide a stimulating, practical guide to the relationship between sport and society. Stephen Wagg is Professor of Sport and Society at Leeds Metropolitan University. Carlton Brick lectures in the School of Sciences at the University of the West of Scotland in Paisley. Belinda Wheaton is a Senior Research Fellow in the Chelsea School, University of Brighton. Jayne Caudwell is a Senior Lecturer in the Chelsea School, University of Brighton.

Dictionary of Sport and Exercise Science

Dictionary of Sport and Exercise Science
Author: A & C Black Publishers Ltd
Publsiher: A & C Black
Total Pages: 228
Release: 2006
ISBN 10: 9780713677850
ISBN 13: 0713677856
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Dictionary of Sport and Exercise Science Book Review:

Containing over 5,000 terms relating to sport and sports science, this is a reference book for anyone interested in the fascinating world of sport. It covers anatomy, physiology, physiotherapy, biology, sports medicine, sporting rules and regulations, governing bodies, health and fitness and banned substances.

Sport Psychology

Sport Psychology
Author: Mark Howard Anshel
Publsiher: Gorsuch Scarisbrick Publishers
Total Pages: 432
Release: 1997
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: UVA:X004319378
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Sport Psychology Book Review:

"Sport Psychology: From Theory to Practice, Fourth Edition" fills a need for an applied sport psychology book based on credible, published research. A deliberate attempt is made to base application on theory while avoiding scientific and statistical jargon so readers at various levels of education, past experience, and expertise can feel comfortable with the book's content. Sport examples from media publications and from the author's own experiences as a sport psychologist nurture the connection between the professional literature and real-life sport experiences.

Doing Sport Psychology

Doing Sport Psychology
Author: Mark B. Andersen
Publsiher: Human Kinetics
Total Pages: 293
Release: 2000
ISBN 10: 9780736000864
ISBN 13: 0736000860
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Doing Sport Psychology Book Review:

Mark B. Andersen examines authentic examples of sport psychologists at work to teach readers how to use their knowledge of sport psychology in an effective and efficient manner.

The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science and Medicine

The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science and Medicine
Author: Michael Kent
Publsiher: Oxford University Press, USA
Total Pages: 490
Release: 1994
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: UOM:39015032442827
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science and Medicine Book Review:

This comprehensive, practical reference is essential for everyone interested in any aspect of sports medicine. It covers all the major areas of sports science and medicine including: anatomy, biomechanics, excercise physiology, nutrition, sports psychology, sports sociology, sports injuries, training principles, and the use of ergogenic aids. Compiled with the help of a team of eminent contributors and advisers, the dictionary contains over 7500 cross referenced entries and many illustrations. It will be particularly helpful for medical specialists, students of physical education, coaches, and athletes who need to understand the scientific principles, physiological processes, and anatomical structures which affect performance. It will also be useful to the general reader interested in exercise, health and fitness. The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science and Medicine is a "must have" reference.

The Sport Psychologist

The Sport Psychologist
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 329
Release: 2008
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: UOM:39015079808591
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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You Vs You

You Vs You
Author: Wayne Mazzoni
Publsiher: Mazz Marketing Inc
Total Pages: 184
Release: 2005-01-01
ISBN 10: 0966355717
ISBN 13: 9780966355710
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

You Vs You Book Review:

Motivational book for all athletes.

The Sport Psychologist s Handbook

The Sport Psychologist s Handbook
Author: Joaquin Dosil
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 732
Release: 2006-02-22
ISBN 10: 0470863579
ISBN 13: 9780470863572
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Sport Psychologist s Handbook Book Review:

A practical handbook for sports psychologists that outlines the most effective interventions for athletes across a variety of sports. A practical manual for the growing force of sports psychologists helping today's athletes to unprecedented levels of application and success Offers specific guidance on the psychological assessment of athletes, uniquely presented in an accessible sport-by-sport format Written by an experienced practicing sports psychologist and author, who draws on his own methods and experience in the field

Handbook of Sports and Media

Handbook of Sports and Media
Author: Arthur A. Raney,Jennings Bryant
Publsiher: Routledge
Total Pages: 656
Release: 2009-03-04
ISBN 10: 1135257345
ISBN 13: 9781135257347
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Handbook of Sports and Media Book Review:

This distinctive Handbook covers the breadth of sports and media scholarship, one of the up-and-coming topics bridging media entertainment, sports management, and popular culture. Organized into historical, institutional, spectator, and critical studies perspectives, this volume brings together the work of many researchers into one quintessential volume, defining the full scope of the subject area. Editors Arthur Raney and Jennings Bryant have recruited contributors from around the world to identify and synthesize the research representing numerous facets of the sports-media relationship. As a unique collection on a very timely topic, the volume offers chapters examining the development of sports media; production, coverage, and economics of sports media; sports media audiences; sports promotion; and race and gender issues in sports and media. Unique in its orientation and breadth, the Handbook of Sports and Media is destined to play a major role in the future development of this fast-growing area of study. It is a must-have work for scholars, researchers, and graduate students working in media entertainment, media psychology, mass media/mass communication, sports marketing and management, popular communication, popular culture, and cultural studies.