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Editors: Martin P. Simmons and Liman A. Foster
Book Description:
The application of psychology to sport and exercise settings is a relatively new field which is rapidly developing and expanding. This branch of psychology is concerned with understanding the behaviour, mental processes, and well-being of people who are involved in sport and exercise. Practitioners typically specialise in either the sport or exercise branches, though some work equally in both fields. This new book presents invigorating recent research in the field.

Table of Contents:
Preface

Short Communications

Communication A - Relationships between body esteem, objectively measured physical activity and anthropometry in children; pp. 1-8
(Michael J. Duncan, Yahya Al-Nakeeb, Lorayne Woodfield, Newman College of Higher Education, UK)

Communication B - The Effect of Self-Modeling on Shooting Performance and Self-Efficacy with Intercollegiate Hockey Players; pp. 9-18
(Deborah L. Feltz, Michigan State University, Sandra E. Short, University of North Dakota, Daniel A. Singleton, National Hockey League, Columbus Blue Jackets)

Research and Review Studies

Chapter I - Psychological stage models of physical exercise – Research Advances; pp. 19-51
(Lisa Marie Warner, Sonia Lippke, Freie Universitaet Berlin, Germany)

Chapter II - Facilitating Anxiety: Myth or Mislabeled? The Relationship between Interpretations of Competitive Anxiety Symptoms and Positive Affective States; pp. 53-83
(Stephen D. Mellalieu, Swansea University, UK, Sheldon Hanton, University of Wales Institute, UK)

Chapter III - Researching social goals in sport and exercise: Past, present and future; pp. 85-109
(Justine B. Allen, School of Physical Education, University of Otago,
New Zealand)

Chapter IV - The Explicit Consequences of Error in Motor Learning; pp. 111-133
(J.P. Maxwell, R.S.W. Masters, Institute of Human Performance, University of Hong Kong, China)

Chapter V - Perceived Challenges in Major Junior Ice Hockey: The In-Depth Experiences of Athletes in a Remote Region; pp. 135-155
(Tim V. Dube, Robert J. Schinke, Richard Danielson, Laurentian Univ., Sudbury, Ontario, Canada)

Chapter VI - Examining Third Order Effects on Adolescents’ Sport Participation and Motivation; pp. 157-174
(Enrique García Bengoechea, McGill University, Canada, William B. Strean, University of Alberta, Canada)

Chapter VII - Transition Out of Elite Sport (Transition Out of Elite Sport: A Dynamic, Multidimensional, and Complex Phenomenon);
pp. 175-190
(Yannick Stephan, Virginie Demulier, University Paris XI, France)

Chapter VIII - Social Contacts and Cohesion in a Group Exercise Context; pp. 191-205
(Mark A. Eys, Laurentian University, Shauna M. Burke, University of Western Ontario)

Chapter IX - The Athletes' Retirement Decision Inventory (ARDI): Preliminary Findings (The Athletes' Retirement Decision Inventory (ARDI): Preliminary Findings); pp. 207-219
(Anne Fernandez, Evelyne Fouquereau, University of Tours, France, Yannick Stephan, University of Paris XI, France)

Chapter X - Gender Differences in Perceived Effort; pp. 221-234
(Jasmin C. Hutchinson, Oxford College of Emory University, USA, Gershon Tenenbaum, Florida State University, USA)

Chapter XI - The Use of Salivary Cortisol for Measuring Stress Experienced by Athletes in the Laboratory and Field Settings;
pp. 235-249
(Yvonne Yuan, Polina Cheng, Hong Kong Sports Institute, Hong Kong)

Chapter XII - Overview of the use of skeletal muscle markers for damage detection in Sports People; pp. 251-292
(Antonio Martínez Amat, Fidel Hita, Fernando Rodríguez Serrano, Department of Health Sciences, University of Jaén, Spain)

Chapter XIII - Factorial Invariance and Coping
(Longitudinal Factorial Invariance, Differential, and Latent Mean Stability of the Coping Inventory for Competitive Sports; pp. 293-306
(Richard Fletcher, School of Psychology, Massey Univ., Albany)

Chapter XIV - Immune and hormonal stress responses to an immersion in a siphon placed on the bottom of an alpine cave of 700m Depth: case report; pp. 307-327
(Stenner E., University of Trieste, Italy, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Italy, Bussani A., Department of Biological Oceanography, National Institute of Oceanography and Applied Geophisics, Clara Piccinini, Biasioli B., Department of Laboratory Medicine, Italy)

Chapter XV - Sport Status and Physical Activity Perceptions of Youth; pp. 329-343
(Sarah M. Jeffery, Mark A. Eys, Robert J. Schinke, John Lewko, Laurentian Univ., Sudbury, ON, Canada)

Chapter XVI - Regular Exercise May Reduce Oxidative Damage Induced by Psychological Stress; pp. 345-360
(M. Rosety Rodriguez, FJ Ordonez, School of Sports Medicine, University of Cadiz, Spain)

Chapter XVII - Analyzing the measurement of psychological need satisfaction in exercise contexts: Evidence, issues, and future directions; pp. 361-391
(Philip M. Wilson, Diane E. Mack, Katie Gunnell, Faculty of Applied Health Sciences, Brock University, Canada)

Index

   Binding: Hardcover
   Pub. Date: 2008
   Pages: 416 pp.
   ISBN: 978-1-60456-157-9
   Status: AV
  
Status Code Description
AN Announcing
FM Formatting
PP Page Proofs
FP Final Production
EP Editorial Production
PR At Prepress
AP At Press
AV Available
  
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