SPORT PSYCHOLOGY: PERFORMANCE ENHANCEMENT, PERFORMANCE INHIBITION, INDIVIDU ALS, AND TEAMS

SPORT PSYCHOLOGY: PERFORMANCE ENHANCEMENT, PERFORMANCE INHIBITION, INDIVIDU ALS, AND TEAMS

By: Gallucci, Nicholas T.

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A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Sport Psychology is a senior undergraduate textbook that provides a synthes is of the major topics in sport psychology with an applied focus and an emp hasis on achieving optimal performance. After the introductory chapters, there are three main sections to the text: Performance Enhancement covers topics such as anxiety, routines, mental im agery, self-talk, concentration, relaxation, goals, and self-confidence. The section on Performance Inhibition includes chapters on choking under pr essure, self-handicapping, procrastination, perfectionism, substance abuse, burnout, and injury. While much of the information presented is universally applicable, individu al differences based on gender, ethnicity, age, and motivation are emphasiz ed in the concluding section on Individuals and Teams. Throughout, there are case studies of well-known athletes from a variety of sports to illustrate topics that are being explore. Online teaching resources are available to qualifying instructors.

Title: SPORT PSYCHOLOGY: PERFORMANCE ENHANCEMENT, PERFORMANCE INHIBITION, INDIVIDU ALS, AND TEAMS

Author Name: Gallucci, Nicholas T.

Categories: Psychology,

Publisher: Psychology Press: 2007

ISBN Number: 184169486X

ISBN Number 13: 9781841694863

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: RWARE0000050050