E-books: Sports Coaching

  • Ethnographies in Sport and Exercise Research book cover

    Ethnographies in Sport and Exercise Research

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gyozo Molnar, Laura Purdy

    Ethnography has become an important method for researching and interpreting the social world, not least in the field of sport and exercise studies. Ethnographies in Sport and Exercise Research is the first book to provide a contemporary overview of the current state of ethnographic research and its…

    eBook – 2015-07-30
    Routledge

  • Girls, Gender and Physical Education: An Activist Approach book cover

    Girls, Gender and Physical Education

    An Activist Approach, 1st Edition

    By Kimberly L. Oliver, David Kirk

    In this powerfully argued and progressive study, Kimberly Oliver and David Kirk call for a radical reconstruction of the teaching of physical education for girls. Despite forty years of theorization and practical intervention, girls are still disengaging from physical education, dropping out of…

    eBook – 2015-07-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

  • The Psychology of Doping in Sport book cover

    The Psychology of Doping in Sport

    1st Edition

    Edited by Vassilis Barkoukis, Lambros Lazuras, Haralambos Tsorbatzoudis

    This is the first book to draw together cutting-edge research on the psychological processes underlying doping use in sport and exercise, thereby filling an important gap in our understanding of this centrally important issue in contemporary sport. Covering diverse areas of psychology such as…

    eBook – 2015-07-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport and Exercise Science

  • Managing Elite Sport Systems: Research and Practice book cover

    Managing Elite Sport Systems

    Research and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Svein S. Andersen, Barrie Houlihan, Lars Tore Ronglan

    Over the last twenty years or so there has been a sharp increase in interest from national sports federations and governments in the development of effective elite sport systems, particularly focused on achieving success in the summer and winter Olympic Games. Many countries now have publicly…

    eBook – 2015-06-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport Business and Management

  • Leadership in Sport book cover

    Leadership in Sport

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ian O'Boyle, Duncan Murray, Paul Cummins

    Effective leadership is essential in any sports organisation, both in the boardroom and on the training pitch. Leadership in Sport is the first textbook to examine sports leadership in the round, across both management and coaching environments. It includes a dedicated section to underpinning core…

    eBook – 2015-06-12
    Routledge
    Foundations of Sport Management

  • Essentials of Performance Analysis in Sport: second edition book cover

    Essentials of Performance Analysis in Sport

    second edition, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Mike Hughes, Ian Franks

    Now in a fully revised and updated second edition, Essentials of Performance Analysis in Sport is a comprehensive and authoritative guide to this core discipline of contemporary sport science. It introduces the fundamental theory of match and performance analysis, using real-world illustrative…

    eBook – 2015-05-08
    Routledge

  • Fatigue in Sport and Exercise book cover

    Fatigue in Sport and Exercise

    1st Edition

    By Shaun Phillips

    Fatigue is an important concern for all athletes, sportspeople and coaches, and in clinical exercise science. There remains considerable debate about the definition of fatigue, what causes it, what its impact is during different forms of exercise, and what the best methods are to combat fatigue and…

    eBook – 2015-04-17
    Routledge

  • Teaching Tactical Creativity in Sport: Research and Practice book cover

    Teaching Tactical Creativity in Sport

    Research and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Daniel Memmert

    Creativity is an essential component of sport performance. The player who can make decisions that are both unexpected – and therefore less easily predicted by his/her opponent – and appropriate is the player who is likely to be successful. In this ground-breaking new book Daniel Memmert explores…

    eBook – 2015-04-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

  • Adventure Sports Coaching book cover

    Adventure Sports Coaching

    1st Edition

    Edited by Matt Berry, Jane Lomax, Chris Hodgson

    Coaching adventure sports is part of the core work of many adventure educators but has been largely neglected in the adventure studies literature. This is the first book to link contemporary sports coaching science with adventure sports practice. It examines the unique set of challenges faced by…

    eBook – 2015-03-24
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Sport Expertise book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Sport Expertise

    1st Edition

    By Joseph Baker, Damian Farrow

    Understanding and developing expertise is an important concern for any researcher or practitioner working in elite or high performance sport. Whether it's identifying talented young athletes or developing methods for integrating cutting-edge sport science into daily coaching practice, scientists,…

    eBook – 2015-03-24
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Understanding Primary Physical Education book cover

    Understanding Primary Physical Education

    1st Edition

    By Gerald Griggs

    In order to become a more effective practitioner every teacher needs to have a sound understanding of the theoretical, social and historical context in which their work takes place. Understanding Primary Physical Education goes further than any other textbook in exploring the development of…

    eBook – 2015-03-05
    Routledge

  • Contemporary Advances in Sport Psychology: A Review book cover

    Contemporary Advances in Sport Psychology

    A Review, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Mellalieu, Sheldon Hanton

    Contemporary Advances in Sport Psychology brings together leading international researchers to showcase some of the most important emerging topics in contemporary sport psychology. Each chapter offers a comprehensive review of current knowledge and research on a cutting-edge theme, followed by…

    eBook – 2015-03-05
    Routledge

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