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Issues in sport

Geof Gleeson

Issues in sport

by Geof Gleeson

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Published by National Coaching Foundation in Leeds .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Geof Gleeson.
SeriesResource pack -- 2
ContributionsNational Coaching Foundation.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15325746M
ISBN 100947850074

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The book contains seventeen chapters organized into four sections: 1) Ethical Practices, 2) Specific Populations, 3) Special Settings, and 4) Academic Issues. Students will be given a comprehensive look at the most up-to-date, critical issues facing sport psychology practitioners. Sport and politics have long been linked, but the Olympic Games represent the most political sports event of all. The following article focuses on two of the most important aspects of the Olympics.


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