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Raising a good sport in an in-your-face world : seven steps to building character on the field--and off

Author: George A Selleck
Publisher: Chicago : Contemporary Books, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Overview: "In the confusing and ever changing world of sports parenting, George Selleck's advice is always sought out. He's one of the true pioneers in the field of sports psychology and sports parenting."/ Rick Wolff, chairman of the Center for Sports Parenting. If you are looking for ways to teach your kids the principles of good sportsmanship that go far beyond "shake hands and play fair," Raising a Good Sport in  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George A Selleck
ISBN: 0071391053 9780071391054
OCLC Number: 49225965
Description: xxix, 194 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Foreword / David Canning Epperson, PhD --
Acknowledgments --
Introduction: Sportsmanship revolution --
Actions of a good sport --
Good sport knows how to lose --
Good sport understands the difference between winning and success --
Good sport respects others --
Good sport cooperates with others --
Good sport shows integrity --
Good sport exhibits self-confidence --
Good sport gives back --
Epilogue: Because sportsmanship matters --
Endnotes --
Index.
Responsibility: George Selleck.
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