Social Psychology in Sport Author : Sophia Jowett Publisher : Human Kinetics Total Pages : 353 Release : 2007 ISBN 10 : 0736057803 ISBN 13 : 9780736057806 Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL GET BOOK Social Psychology in Sport Book Description: The book is designed to allow readers to study issues in isolation or as part of a course or a module. The five main parts are Relationships in Sport, Coach Leadership and Group Dynamics, Motivational Climate, Key Social and Cognitive Processes in Sport, and The Athlete in the Wider Sport Environment. Each chapter is cross-referenced and provides a clear description of the topic and a concise theoretical overview along with a discussion of existing research. The chapters also introduce new research ideas, suggest practical research applications, and conclude with summaries and questions to help instructors engage the class in discussion and to help students follow the key points."--Publisher's website.