Psychological concepts applied to physical education and coaching. by Reuben B. Frost

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Designed to help in areas such as Introduction to Coaching, The Psychology of Sport, Motivation in Athletics, Handling Individual Athletes, Psychology of Coaching, Team Sports, etc., in fact, in any Physical Education Course for psychology plays a role, this book attempts to furnish some basic guidelines to help stimulate discuss 5/5(1).

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