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By Robyn L. Jones,Kieran Kingston

An creation to activities Coaching presents scholars with an available and interesting consultant to the medical, social clinical, clinical and pedagogical concept that underlies the perform of caliber activities training. Now in an absolutely up to date and revised moment version, it introduces scholars to the advanced, messy, multi-faceted nature of training, and explores the entire diversity of ‘knowledges’ which tell all profitable training practice.

Written by way of a staff of best foreign activities training lecturers and practitioners, in addition to recreation scientists and social scientists, the e-book presents a concise consultant to each key topic in activities training, including:

  • Reflective practice

  • Pedagogy

  • Skill acquisition

  • Psychology

  • Biomechanics

  • Physiology

  • Sport drugs and injury

  • Performance analysis

  • Sociology

  • History

  • Philosophy

  • Sport improvement

Each bankruptcy makes a transparent hyperlink among conception and perform, and contains dialogue of real-life training eventualities and insights from training foreign and membership coaches. The ebook contains transparent definitions of significant subject matters and ideas, to boot as seminar and evaluation questions in every one bankruptcy designed to verify figuring out and inspire extra enquiry.

No different introductory textbook explains the significance of an holistic method of activities training perform. this is often a necessary spouse to any activities training course.

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