Finding fun, excitement, interest, pleasure, and satisfaction-all forms of intrinsic motivation-in the process of contesting will help guard against decompetition. But what evokes and sustains intrinsic motivation?
In Pursuit of Excellence 4th Edition eBook
Embracing and choosing a positive perspective
Sport and Character
If you are a coach, you have authority over your players--the more authority, the more responsibility.
Cultural Sport Psychology eBook
General cross-cultural knowledge for working with racial and ethnic minority groups.
Foundations of Sport and Exercise Psychology With Web Study Guide-5th Edition
While watching a team sport such as soccer or basketball, one often cannot help wondering why the player with the ball did not pass to a much better positioned teammate.
Foundations of Sport and Exercise Psychology 5th Edition eBook With Web Study Guide
Several myths still circulate about the use of psychological techniques in optimizing performance.
Inside Sport Psychology eBook
There are two main sources of motivation. Generally speaking, motivation can come from the outside, such as the motivation to win medals, receive financial rewards, and attract attention from the media.
Successful Coaching 4th Edition eBook
Bullying is an act of aggression by someone or a group with the intent of harming a person either physically or psychologically.
Exercise Psychology-2nd Edition
Research on affect and exercise has typically involved the measurement of affect with self-report instruments, although human emotion has been estimated using psychophysiological and observational techniques.