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Sport and Exercise Psychology: A Canadian Perspective, 4th edition

  • Peter R. Crocker
  • Catherine Sabiston
  • Meghan McDonough

Published by Pearson Canada (January 1st 2020) - Copyright © 2021

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Overview

Sport and Exercise Psychology: A Canadian Perspective is written specifically for a Canadian introductory undergraduate course in sport and exercise psychology. The book presents an overview of sport and exercise psychology and provides a solid foundation in core concepts required for upper-level undergraduate courses. The organization of the book allows instructors to focus on specific areas of sport and exercise psychology to meet specific academic course requirements.


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Table of contents

Chapter 1: Introducing Sport and Exercise Psychology
Chapter 2: Personality in Sport and Exercise
Chapter 3: Motivation and Behavioural Change
Chapter 4: Stress, Emotion, and Coping in Sport and Exercise
Chapter 5: Anxiety in Sport and Exercise
Chapter 6: Aggression and Moral Behaviour in Sport
Chapter 7: Sport Psychology Interventions
Chapter 8: Leadership in Sport and Exercise
Chapter 9: Group Cohesion in Sport and Exercise
Chapter 10: Youth Involvement and Positive Development in Sport
Chapter 11: Coaching Psychology
Chapter 12: Aging and Involvement in Sport and Physical Activity
Chapter 13: Physical Activity and Mental Health
Chapter 14: Body Image in Sport and Exercise
Chapter 15: Physical Activity Interventions
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