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Title Experiencing sport : reversal theory / edited by John H. Kerr
Published Chichester, England ; New York : J. Wiley, [1999]


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 MELB  796.019 Ker/Esr  AVAILABLE
Description xvii, 254 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents Sect. I. Basic Concepts and Measurement Issues. 1. Reversal Theory: Basic Concepts / Kurt P. Frey. 2. Measurement Challenges in Reversal Theory Sport Research / Michael J. Apter -- Sect. II. High-Level and Elite Performers. 3. Success and Failure and Emotional Experience in Sport / George V. Wilson. 4. Verbal Protocols and Structured Interviews for Motives, Plans, and Decisions in Golf / Ian P. Purcell. 5. Individual Experience in Slalom Canoeing / Jonathan R. Males. 6. Links between Motivational and Biological Factors in Sport: A Review / Sven Svebak -- Sect. III. Recreational Participants. 7. The Experience of Risk Sport: Dominance, States, and Injuries / Nicola A. Cogan and R. Iain F. Brown. 8. Metamotivational States in Sport Locations and Activities / Paul Tacon and John H. Kerr. 9. Sport Participation and Metamotivational Orientation / Koenraad J. Lindner and John H. Kerr. 10. Some Final Considerations / John H. Kerr -- App. A. Somatic State Questionnaire
App. B. Telic/Paratelic State Instrument -- App. C. State of Mind Indicator for Athletes
Notes Papers from the 1st International Workshop on Motivation and Emotion in Sport, held at the University of Tsukuba in 1996
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Subject Reversal theory (Psychology) -- Congresses.
Sports -- Psychological aspects -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Kerr, J. H.
International Workshop on Motivation and Emotion in Sport (1st : 1996 : University of Tsukuba)
LC no. 98044673
ISBN 0471975311 (paperback)
0471983047 (paperback)