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Product Description: The relationship between sport and exercise psychology and the realm of professional sport and performance has grown exponentially in recent years. Elite athletes increasingly see the value in seeking psychological advice and expertise, while consultants now work in a wider range of elite performance environments...read more
By Dieter Hackfort (editor)

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9781138808614 | Routledge, August 16, 2016, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: The relationship between sport and exercise psychology and the realm of professional sport and performance has grown exponentially in recent years.

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9781138808621 | Routledge, August 16, 2016, cover price $52.95 | About this edition: The relationship between sport and exercise psychology and the realm of professional sport and performance has grown exponentially in recent years.

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Product Description: This New York Times bestselling, groundbreaking guide to success from America’s preeminent sports psychologist is “so good that this reviewer has recommended it to all, golfers and non-golfers alike” (Library Journal, starred review)...read more
By Bob Cullen (contributor)

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9781476788623 | Simon & Schuster, May 5, 2015, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: New York Times Bestseller “Straightforward and simple.

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9781476788647 | Reprint edition (Simon & Schuster, May 24, 2016), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: This New York Times bestselling, groundbreaking guide to success from America’s preeminent sports psychologist is “so good that this reviewer has recommended it to all, golfers and non-golfers alike” (Library Journal, starred review).
9780373618880, titled "Stony Man IV" | Harlequin Books, February 1, 1992, cover price $4.99 | also contains Stony Man IV | About this edition: Responding to terrorist attacks on the free world, Stony Man--an elite force comprised of Executioner Mack Bolan, Phoenix Force, and Able Team--strikes back with a vengeance.

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Product Description: Wall Street Journal BestsellerIn this groundbreaking book, New York Times bestselling author Steven Kotler decodes the mystery of ultimate human performance. Drawing on over a decade of research and first-hand reporting with dozens of top action and adventure sports athletes like big wave legend Laird Hamilton, big mountain snowboarder Jeremy Jones, and skateboarding pioneer Danny Way, Kotler explores the frontier science of “flow,” an optimal state of consciousness in which we perform and feel our best...read more

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9781477800836 | 1 edition (New Harvest, March 4, 2014), cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Wall Street Journal BestsellerIn this groundbreaking book, New York Times–bestselling author Steven Kotler decodes the mystery of ultimate human performance.

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9781784291228 | Gardners Books, March 5, 2015, cover price $14.40 | About this edition: Rise of Superman

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9781491593264 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, October 20, 2015), cover price $9.99
9781501261886 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, October 20, 2015), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Wall Street Journal BestsellerIn this groundbreaking book, New York Times bestselling author Steven Kotler decodes the mystery of ultimate human performance.
9781480570832 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, March 4, 2014), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Wall Street Journal BestsellerIn this groundbreaking book, New York Times bestselling author Steven Kotler decodes the mystery of ultimate human performance.

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Product Description: Thousands of children across the United States dream of becoming professional athletes, yet less than one in a thousand high school seniors will go on to play in a major pro league. Of those select few, many will find that after a childhood of full-time commitment to their sport, their professional careers will likely be brief and injury-ridden...read more

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9781442250604, titled "The Anatomy of Competition in Sports: The Struggle for Success in Major US Professional Leagues" | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, June 17, 2015, cover price $38.00 | About this edition: Thousands of children across the United States dream of becoming professional athletes, yet less than one in a thousand high school seniors will go on to play in a major pro league.

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Product Description: Jared Quillian is penetrating the superpowers' defense systems. He has the computer capability to access U.S. and Soviet military cybernetics--as well as the systems at Stony Man. As Quillian sets into motion the final stages of his horrifying bid for power, America has one chance to strike--win or lose--as the rest of the world watches and waits...read more

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9780373618873, titled "Stony Man III" | Harlequin Books, October 1, 1991, cover price $4.99 | also contains Stony Man III | About this edition: Jared Quillian is penetrating the superpowers' defense systems.

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Product Description: America’s preeminent sports psychologist delivers a groundbreaking guide to success in all aspects of life—not just sports—from business to relationships to personal challenges of every variety.Acclaimed sports psychologist Bob Rotella has advised everyone from professional golfers to NBA superstars to business executives on how to flourish under pressure and overcome challenges...read more

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9781442376298 | Unabridged edition (Simon & Schuster, May 5, 2015), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: America’s preeminent sports psychologist delivers a groundbreaking guide to success in all aspects of life—not just sports—from business to relationships to personal challenges of every variety.

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Product Description: How can athletes train for maximum performance and joy? The Joyful Athlete shares the findings of a veteran runner who worked as an editor at Runner's World and has raced at distances from 100 yards to 100K (62.2 miles). After receiving a master's degree from Stanford University, author George Beinhorn was paralyzed from the chest down for three years...read more

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9780387909837, titled "Cognition, Metacognition, and Reading" | Springer Verlag, December 1, 1984, cover price $99.00 | also contains Cognition, Metacognition, and Reading | About this edition: We had our first conversation about cognition, metacognition, and reading in September of 1976.

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9781565892897, titled "The Joyful Athlete: The Wisdom of the Heart in Exercise and Sports Training" | Crystal Clarity Pubs, April 15, 2015, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: How can athletes train for maximum performance and joy?

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Product Description: This new International Olympic Committee (IOC) handbook covers the science, medicine and psycho-social aspects of females in sports at all levels of competition. Each chapter focuses on the specific issues that female athletes confront both on and off the field, such as bone health, nutritional recommendations, exercise/competition during menstruation and pregnancy, and much more...read more

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9781118862193 | 1 edition (Blackwell Pub, December 3, 2014), cover price $66.95 | About this edition: This new International Olympic Committee (IOC) handbook covers the science, medicine and psycho-social aspects of females in sports at all levels of competition.

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Product Description: The world's leading endurance athletes are not only some of the fittest people on the planet, they are also among the toughest mentally. To train and race at the highest level of competition over hundreds―and sometimes thousands of miles takes preparation, dedication and the ability to push the body and mind beyond conventional limits...read more

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9781408182239 | Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, September 9, 2014, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: The world's leading endurance athletes are not only some of the fittest people on the planet, they are also among the toughest mentally.

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Product Description: • Focuses on the practical application of research and technique to clinical practice.• Features contributions from an expert team of authors, all specialists in the field.• Provides activities to help you apply theory to practice, including case studies with critical-thinking questions, directed  role-play activities with follow-up reflection questions, development of psychological skill ‘scripts’ for use with injured  athletes/patients, and out-of-class activities...read more

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9780803638174 | Har/psc ne edition (F A Davis Co, May 28, 2014), cover price $66.95 | About this edition: • Focuses on the practical application of research and technique to clinical practice.

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Product Description: This book has it all - written by national and international experts and edited by world authorities, it is the first book on sport psychiatry in over a decade. Dealing with psychopathology, mental health problems and clinical management, it differs markedly from sports psychology books that focus on performance issues...read more
By Steven H. Baron (editor)

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9781118404881 | Blackwell Pub, July 1, 2013, cover price $106.95 | About this edition: This book has it all - written by national and international experts and edited by world authorities, it is the first book on sport psychiatry in over a decade.

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Product Description: Jon Hart is not a professional athlete. His one major sports victory is a world championship in roller basketball, which is basketball on in-line skates. More than ten years ago, he started pursuing his own bucket list and embarked on a hilarious and insightful journey into the furthest reaches of the sports world...read more

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9781612344140 | Potomac Books Inc, May 1, 2013, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Jon Hart is not a professional athlete.

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Product Description: This book looks at the problem of why so many professional and amateur athletes kill themselves. Professional athletes lead what seem to us to be glamorous lives and make large, and sometimes huge, salaries. In schools, the athletes are often the formal and informal leaders, given recognition and honors...read more

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9780398088750 | Charles C Thomas Pub Ltd, June 6, 2013, cover price $58.95 | About this edition: This book looks at the problem of why so many professional and amateur athletes kill themselves.

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9780398088767 | Charles C Thomas Pub Ltd, June 6, 2013, cover price $38.95 | About this edition: This book looks at the problem of why so many professional and amateur athletes kill themselves.

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Product Description: Covering everything from overconfidence, choking under pressure, lack of confidence, and playing with teammates you don't like, to slumps, doldrums, academics, and how to increase speed and quickness, Think Like a Champion is a valuable guide for student athletes who want to excel at their chosen sport...read more

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9780983938019 | 3 edition (Atlasbooks Dist Serv, November 29, 2012), cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Covering everything from overconfidence, choking under pressure, lack of confidence, and playing with teammates you don't like, to slumps, doldrums, academics, and how to increase speed and quickness, Think Like a Champion is a valuable guide for student athletes who want to excel at their chosen sport.
9781933538549 | Bridgeway Books, October 1, 2006, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Reading a book won't magically turn you into a champion, but it can save you a lot of time, help to pave your way, and inspire you.

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Product Description: What makes some men drive themselves to succeed in their chosen sport, no matter how daunting the odds? And what are the struggles that victory almost inevitably brings? Meet the swiftest and saddest cyclist of his time, a man whose craving for speed was outstripped by a terrible urge toward self-annihilation...read more

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9781559708517, titled "The Agony of Victory: When Winning Isn't Enough" | 1 edition (Arcade Pub, October 15, 2007), cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Profiles fourteen athletes whose victories in the sporting arena or high profiles in the news could not translate into happiness in their personal lives.

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9781611454925, titled "The Agony of Victory: When Winning Isn't Enough" | Reprint edition (Arcade Pub, June 1, 2012), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: What makes some men drive themselves to succeed in their chosen sport, no matter how daunting the odds?
9781611452358, titled "The Agony of Victory: When Winning Isn't Enough" | Arcade Pub, April 18, 2011, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: What makes some men drive themselves to succeed in their chosen sport, no matter how daunting the odds?

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Product Description: .csC583D0C8{text-align:left;text-indent:0pt;margin:12pt 0pt 12pt 0pt} .cs5EFED22F{color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-family:Times New Roman; font-size:12pt; font-weight:normal; font-style:normal; } .csA62DFD6A{color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-family:Times New Roman; font-size:12pt; font-weight:normal; font-style:italic; } Today, aspiring athletes have to work harder and be more dedicated than athletes of previous generations who did not have to contend with the messages of a popular culture that promotes winning at all costs and implicitly condones "shortcuts" to winning...read more

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9781442214064 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, May 16, 2012, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: .

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Product Description: Although psychiatrists and other mental health clinicians interested in sports practice already have the necessary general skills to help competitive athletes deal with adversity and the multitude of emotions that sports can elicit, most typically they lack the sports-specific knowledge necessary to truly help these patients and clients...read more
By Ozzie Newsome (foreword by)

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9781585624157 | 1 edition (Amer Psychiatric Pub Inc, April 16, 2012), cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Although psychiatrists and other mental health clinicians interested in sports practice already have the necessary general skills to help competitive athletes deal with adversity and the multitude of emotions that sports can elicit, most typically they lack the sports-specific knowledge necessary to truly help these patients and clients.

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Product Description: Mental toughness is one of the most common terms used in sport – by athletes, coaches, spectators and the media. However, it is also one of the least understood terms. This book examines the characteristics and development of mentally tough sport performers, and presents the cutting-edge research in this area...read more

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9780415578950 | 2 edition (Routledge, August 28, 2012), cover price $130.00 | About this edition: Mental toughness is one of the most common terms used in sport – by athletes, coaches, spectators and the media.
9780415491099 | 1 edition (Routledge, August 26, 2009), cover price $135.00 | About this edition: Mental toughness is one of the most common terms used in sport – by athletes, coaches,  spectators and the media.

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9780415578967 | 2 edition (Routledge, August 28, 2012), cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Mental toughness is one of the most common terms used in sport – by athletes, coaches, spectators and the media.
9780415491105 | 1 edition (Routledge, August 26, 2009), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Mental toughness is one of the most common terms used in sport – by athletes, coaches,  spectators and the media.

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Product Description: From sex and drugs to violence, gambling, and wholesale conspiracies, scandals are everywhere in sports. Each of these problems is its own issue, and every case is separate, but taken as a whole this criminal pathology is indicative of a widespread problem with athletes and responsibility...read more

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9780313377563 | Praeger Pub Text, December 21, 2009, cover price $64.00 | About this edition: A leading psychologist explores the phenomenon of athletes across the sports world who engage in high-risk behavior that often destroys lives, bodies, and reputations.

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9781469962771 | Createspace Independent Pub, March 12, 2012, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: From sex and drugs to violence, gambling, and wholesale conspiracies, scandals are everywhere in sports.

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Product Description: Sport Psychology is an essential introduction to the field's key issues, suitable for psychology, sport science and sport studies students at all levels. Encompassing the history of sport psychology to more recent distinctions between sport and exercise psychology, it is ideal reading for students looking to learn about issues such as motivation, concentration and anxiety and the connection between physical activity and psychological well-being...read more

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9781403904676 | Palgrave Macmillan, March 4, 2004, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Sport Psychology presents an accessible overview of current research and debate in the psychology of sport and exercise.

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9780230231740 | 2 edition (Palgrave Macmillan, February 15, 2012), cover price $52.00 | About this edition: Sport Psychology is an essential introduction to the field's key issues, suitable for psychology, sport science and sport studies students at all levels.
9781403904683 | Palgrave Macmillan, March 4, 2004, cover price $39.00

Combines psychological principles with inspirational stories to help amateur athletes take their game to the next level, overcome adversity, stay motivated, and follow their dreams.

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9780071791731 | Anv edition (McGraw-Hill, January 13, 2012), cover price $22.00
9780809296743 | Contemporary Books, April 1, 2001, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Combines psychological principles with inspirational stories to help amateur athletes take their game to the next level, overcome adversity, stay motivated, and follow their dreams.

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9780071395977 | Contemporary Books, June 1, 2002, cover price $16.95

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