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Product Description: Champions, as the familiar adage preaches, are not born―they're made. Reaching the top of any sport, or any aspect of life, takes years upon years of dedication and proper preparation. But if there's a huge pool of individuals who have undertaken the same commitment and steps towards becoming the best, what truly separates the winners from everyone else? Joanna Zeiger believes proper mental preparation is the answer...read more

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9781250096715 | Griffin, February 14, 2017, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Champions, as the familiar adage preaches, are not born―they're made.

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Product Description: This is Your Brain on Sports is the book for sports fans searching for a deeper understanding of the games they watch and the people who play them.  Sports Illustrated executive editor and bestselling author L. Jon Wertheim teams up with Tufts psychologist Sam Sommers to take readers on a wild ride into the inner world of sports...read more

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9780553447408 | Crown Pub, February 2, 2016, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: This is Your Brain on Sports is the book for sports fans searching for a deeper understanding of the games they watch and the people who play them.

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9780553447422 | Three Rivers Pr, February 7, 2017, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: This is Your Brain on Sports is the book for sports fans searching for a deeper understanding of the games they watch and the people who play them.

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Product Description: An engaging, inspiring exploration of the surprising value of setbacks—and how we can use them to succeed As an award-winning sports journalist, Sam Weinman has long studied the ripple effects of losing. But as a father of two competitive boys, he struggled to convince them that failing—whether losing a hockey game or bombing a math test—can actually be a critical part of success...read more

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9780143109587 | J P Tarcher, December 27, 2016, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: An engaging, inspiring exploration of the surprising value of setbacks—and how we can use them to succeed As an award-winning sports journalist, Sam Weinman has long studied the ripple effects of losing.

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Product Description: Roger Pielke reveals how sports stars break the rules in their search for a competitive edge.Both entertaining and thought-provoking, THE EDGE not only visits the battlefields in the war against cheating and corruption, but also explores ways to ensure that “the spirit of sport” can survive in today’s high-tech, highly professional world...read more
By Simon Kuper (introduced by) and Roger Pielke

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9781938901577 | Roaring Forties Pr, September 13, 2016, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Roger Pielke reveals how sports stars break the rules in their search for a competitive edge.

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Product Description: American youth sports are in crisis: Parents are fighting with referees, coaches, their kids, and one another. Micromanaged kids are losing their passion to play. In Let Them Play, sports psychologist and team consultant Dr. Jerry Lynch provides an antidote to parental overinvolvement...read more
By Steve Kerr (foreword by)

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9781608684342 | New World Library, September 13, 2016, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: American youth sports are in crisis: Parents are fighting with referees, coaches, their kids, and one another.

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Product Description: This concise, engaging text, distinguished by its skillful integration of theory and practice, addresses the key principles of sport, exercise, and performance psychology. It reflects the broadening of sport psychology studies to encompass more widespread human performance research...read more

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9780826129680 | Springer Pub Co, October 28, 2016, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: This concise, engaging text, distinguished by its skillful integration of theory and practice, addresses the key principles of sport, exercise, and performance psychology.

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Product Description: This is the first book to offer a comprehensive review of current research in the psychology of sports coaching. It provides detailed, critical appraisals of the key psychological concepts behind the practice of sports coaching and engages with contemporary debates in this field...read more
By Iain Greenlees (editor)

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9781138917163 | Routledge, July 27, 2016, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: This is the first book to offer a comprehensive review of current research in the psychology of sports coaching.

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Product Description: Interpersonal coordination is an important feature of all social systems. From everyday activities to playing sport and participating in the performing arts, human behaviour is constrained by the need to continually interact with others...read more
By Jia Yi Chow (editor)

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9781138901087 | Routledge, May 31, 2016, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: Interpersonal coordination is an important feature of all social systems.

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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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Sport and Exercise Psychology: Practitioner Case Studies focuses on the most current issues in the field, integrating research and practice to develop a coherent understanding of current knowledge, future research directions and applied implications within the field. This is the first book to include theory-based case studies for sport performance, exercise and skill acquisition in one publication. This text provides content that is directly applicable to those students wishing to enter the profession via various national accreditation schemes, in addition to providing chartered psychologists with a text that can directly inform their reflections of their own practice. Sport and Exercise Psychology is supported by an online learning environment that includes ‘talking heads’ videos for each chapter, further resources, questions and links to relevant external materials.
By Gavin Breslin (editor)

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9781118686522 | Blackwell Pub, June 7, 2016, cover price $124.95 | About this edition: Sport and Exercise Psychology: Practitioner Case Studies focuses on the most current issues in the field, integrating research and practice to develop a coherent understanding of current knowledge, future research directions and applied implications within the field.

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9781118686546 | Blackwell Pub, June 20, 2016, cover price $55.00

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Product Description: Your ultimate guide to overcoming losses and injuries and achieving greatness―on and off the field.Leading sports psychologist Jim Afremow, author of The Champion’s Mind, knows what makes good athletes great, especially when they come back to win after facing devastating injuries, tough obstacles, or seemingly insurmountable odds...read more

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9781623366797 | Rodale Pr, May 10, 2016, cover price $25.99 | About this edition: Your ultimate guide to overcoming losses and injuries and achieving greatness―on and off the field.

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Product Description: Why do sports captivate people? They allow us to watch human beings achieve peak performance, but, beyond physical strength and skill, what's really impressive is an athlete's mental prowess—their will to succeed, engagement with their environment, and self-confidence...read more

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9780738218953 | Da Capo Lifelong, May 3, 2016, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Why do sports captivate people?

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Product Description: Many of our greatest athletes, scientists, and entertainers failed repeatedly throughout their careers, yet they refused to allow past mistakes stop them from striving for future success. Instead, they turned those so-called failures into opportunities to learn, improve, and eventually earn the achievements they are celebrated for today...read more

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9781442251571 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, March 17, 2016, cover price $38.00 | About this edition: Many of our greatest athletes, scientists, and entertainers failed repeatedly throughout their careers, yet they refused to allow past mistakes stop them from striving for future success.

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Product Description: Cutting through the political rhetoric about the power of sport as a tool for social change and personal improvement, this book offers insight into how and why participating in sport can be good for children and young people. As the first text to focus on the role of sport in positive youth development (PYD), it brings together high-profile contributors from diverse disciplines to examine critically the ways in which sport can be used to promote youth development...read more
By Nicholas L. Holt (editor)

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9781138891791 | 2 edition (Routledge, March 28, 2016), cover price $145.00 | About this edition: Cutting through the political rhetoric about the power of sport as a tool for social change and personal improvement, this book offers insight into how and why participating in sport can be good for children and young people.
9780415771528 | Routledge, October 2, 2007, cover price $188.00 | About this edition: The first Positive Youth Development title to focus on the role of sport, this book brings together high profile contributors from diverse disciplines to critically examine the ways in which sport can be and has been used to promote youth development.

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9781138891814 | 2 edition (Routledge, March 22, 2016), cover price $54.95 | About this edition: Cutting through the political rhetoric about the power of sport as a tool for social change and personal improvement, this book offers insight into how and why participating in sport can be good for children and young people.
9780415553179 | 1 edition (Routledge, April 29, 2009), cover price $54.95 | About this edition: The first Positive Youth Development title to focus on the role of sport, this book brings together high profile contributors from diverse disciplines to critically examine the ways in which sport can be and has been used to promote youth development.

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9780203944783 | Routledge, September 3, 2007, cover price $47.95

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Product Description: Michael Jordan credits George Mumford with transforming his on-court leadership of the Bulls, helping Jordan lead the team to six NBA championships. Mumford also helped Kobe Bryant, Andrew Bynum, and Lamar Odom and countless other NBA players turn around their games...read more
By Phil Jackson (foreword by)

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9781941529256 | Reprint edition (Parallax Pr, February 16, 2016), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Michael Jordan credits George Mumford with transforming his on-court leadership of the Bulls, helping Jordan lead the team to six NBA championships.

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9781511364591 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, March 15, 2016), cover price $14.99
9781511364584 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, March 15, 2016), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Michael Jordan credits George Mumford with transforming his on-court leadership of the Bulls, helping Jordan lead the team to six NBA championships.

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Product Description: Contemporary sport psychology is a rapidly developing and theoretically rich discipline, and a sophisticated and challenging profession. The Routledge International Handbook of Sport Psychology offers a comprehensive and authoritative guide to contemporary sport psychology in all its aspects...read more
By Brett Smith (editor)

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9781138022423 | Routledge, March 7, 2016, cover price $240.00 | About this edition: Contemporary sport psychology is a rapidly developing and theoretically rich discipline, and a sophisticated and challenging profession.

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Product Description: This ground-breaking book provides an in-depth analysis of the theory and practice of sports chaplaincy in a global context. Written in an accessible style, yet based on academic evidence and theory, the contributors include those leading major national chaplaincy organisations located in the UK, US, Australia and Continental Europe, as well as chaplains and sport psychologists working in elite and amateur sport and those involved in teaching pastoral theology...read more
By John B. White (editor)

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9781472414038 | Routledge, June 7, 2016, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: This ground-breaking book provides an in-depth analysis of the theory and practice of sports chaplaincy in a global context.

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9781472414045 | Reprint edition (Ashgate Pub Co, March 30, 2017), cover price $49.95 | About this edition: This ground-breaking book provides an in-depth analysis of the theory and practice of sports chaplaincy in a global context.

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Product Description: Written by an international team of expert contributors, this unique global and authoritative survey explores in full but accessible detail the basic constructs and concepts of modern sport and exercise psychology and their practical application...read more

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9781848721289 | Routledge, March 19, 2014, cover price $304.00 | About this edition: Written by an international team of expert contributors, this unique global and authoritative survey explores in full but accessible detail the basic constructs and concepts of modern sport and exercise psychology and their practical application.

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9780415730327 | Routledge, March 8, 2016, cover price $79.95 | About this edition: Written by an international team of expert contributors, this unique global and authoritative survey explores in full but accessible detail the basic constructs and concepts of modern sport and exercise psychology and their practical application.
9780304320301, titled "Cacti" | Reprint edition (Cassell, May 1, 1992), cover price $5.95 | also contains Cacti

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Product Description: Enter the minds of some of the martial arts world's most respected fighters and trainers.The Fighter Within is an inspirational book for Mixed Martial Arts fans which brings insider stories, heartfelt moments and the human element to what's perceived as a savage sport...read more
By Christopher Olech and Bas Rutten (foreword by)

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9780804845953 | Tuttle Pub, February 2, 2016, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Enter the minds of some of the martial arts world's most respected fighters and trainers.

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Product Description:   The Mental Athlete unleashes a MASTERPIECE! Gregg Scott’s ‘Global Hoops: Mind, Body & Soul’   Performance Guru and Ex-Int’l. Pro Basketball Player presents True Tales, Tools & Teachings   Behold a book created to be judged by its cover...read more

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9781412011259 | Trafford on Demand Pub, January 25, 2016, cover price $25.00 | About this edition:   The Mental Athlete unleashes a MASTERPIECE!

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