Richard H. Cox - Sport Psychology (Concepts & Applications) (2nd Hand Paperback)
This edition provides revised coverage of important topics such as exercise behaviour, social physique, eating disorders and drug abuse, as well as new coverage of humanistic theory, and issues related to the psychology of optimal experience.
Sport (and Exercise) Psychology shows how principles supported by current scientific research can be used by physical educators, coaches, and athletes in everyday situations.
It also addresses practical issues, such as dealing with anxiety, arousal, and stress; developing coping, relaxation, and energising strategies; understanding the effects of an audience on human performance; building team cohesion; and preventing burnout.
- Format : Larger 2nd Hand Paperback
- Condition : Very Good
- Category : Non-Fiction - Education, Textbooks & How-To Books
- Published : 2002 (McGraw-Hill Higher Education)
- ISBN : 9780071121880
- SKU : B001779
- PPC : SP800gm
- Quantity Available : 1 only.
International Edition. Fifth Edition. 492pp.
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Richard H. Cox (MD, PhD, DMin) is president emeritus of Forest Institute of Professional Psychology in Springfield, Missouri, and teaches in the department of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at Duke University Medical School. He previously served on the faculties of Northwestern University Medical School and Rush University Medical School.