Team Psychology in Sports

Stewart Cotterill

  • Bindwijze: Paperback
  • Taal: Engels
  • Categorie: Sport & Outdoor
  • Uitgever: Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • ISBN: 9780415670586
Theory and Practice
Verschijningsdatum:juni 2012
Afmetingen:Afmeting: 23,3 x 15,7 x 1,9 cm
Aantal pagina's:184 pagina's
Auteur:Stewart Cotterill
Auteur:Stewart Cotterill


The ability to mould a group of talented individual athletes into an effective team takes effort and skill. Team Psychology in Sports examines the crucial factors in the development of an effective team, introducing important psychological and organizational concepts and offering evidence-based interventions for enhancing the performance of any sports team. The book neatly bridges the gap between theory and practice, with real sporting case studies, examples and practical tools included in each chapter. It covers the full range of issues in team sport, including: planning communication cohesion motivation emotions momentum leadership recovery. No other book offers such an up-to-date, relevant and applied guide to working with sports teams. It is essential reading for all students and practitioners working in sport psychology or sports coaching.