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Author Day, Dave, author

Title A history of sports coaching in Britain : overcoming amateurism / Dave Day and Tegan Carpenter
Published London : Routledge, 2016
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Description 1 online resource (208 pages)
Series Routledge research in sports coaching
Routledge research in sports coaching.
Contents Introduction -- 1. Laying the foundations: Victorian coaching practices -- 2. Coaching before the first world war -- 3. The interwar years -- 4. Post-1945 coaching initiatives -- 5. British coaching in the 1950s and 1960s -- 6. Cold War influences -- 7. Coaching, science and medicine -- 8. Structural changes and British coaching -- 9. Conclusion
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Coaching (Athletics) -- Great Britain -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Carpenter, Tegan, author
ISBN 1315775069 (electronic bk)
1317686314 (electronic bk)
9781315775067 (electronic bk)
9781317686316 (electronic bk)