Robyn L. Jones,Kieran Kingston's An Introduction to Sports Coaching: Connecting Theory to PDF

By Robyn L. Jones,Kieran Kingston

An creation to activities Coaching presents scholars with an available and fascinating consultant to the medical, social medical, scientific and pedagogical conception 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 whole diversity of ‘knowledges’ which tell all winning training practice.

Written by means of a group of top foreign activities training lecturers and practitioners, in addition to activity scientists and social scientists, the ebook presents a concise consultant to each key subject matter in activities training, including:

  • Reflective practice

  • Pedagogy

  • Skill acquisition

  • Psychology

  • Biomechanics

  • Physiology

  • Sport medication and injury

  • Performance analysis

  • Sociology

  • History

  • Philosophy

  • Sport improvement

Each bankruptcy makes a transparent hyperlink among concept and perform, and comprises dialogue of real-life training eventualities and insights from working towards overseas and membership coaches. The e-book contains transparent definitions of vital subject matters and ideas, to boot as seminar and evaluation questions in each one bankruptcy designed to substantiate knowing and inspire extra enquiry.

No different introductory textbook explains the significance of an holistic method of activities training perform. this can be a necessary significant other to any activities training course.

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