Handbook of Sport Psychology (4th Edition) – eBook PDF
The fourth edition of a classic, prominent resource for the field of sport, exercise, and performance psychology
Now expanded to two volumes, and including a wealth of new chapters from highly respected specialists in the field, this all-new edition of the Handbook of Sports Psychology draws on an international roster of scholars and experts in the field who have assembled state-of-the-art knowledge into this comprehensive, well-rounded, and accessible volume. Approved by the International Society of Sport Psychology, it gives an invaluable source of theoretical and practical information on our understanding of the role of psychology in exercise, sport, and performance—and how that understanding can be implemented in order to improve real-world results.
Presented in eight parts, the Handbook of Sports Psychology, 4th Edition, (PDF) adds new material on emerging areas such as mindfulness, self-consciousness, brain mapping, and mental toughness, and includes special topics such as athletes with disabilities, gender and cultural diversity, and alcohol and drug use in sports. Moreover, it includes classic topics such as what motivates an athlete to perform; why do some choke under pressure; what does one do to mentally train; how do top performers handle leadership roles; how an athlete deals with injury; and much more.
- Approved by the International Society of Sport Psychology (ISSP)
- Fourth edition of the most significant reference work for the field of sport psychology
- New coverage includes mindfulness in exercise and sports psychology, ethics, sport socialization, mental toughness, and making use of brain technologies in practice
Handbook of Sports Psychology 4e is a vital resource for any student or professional interested in the field of sports psychology.
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