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Coping in Sport : Theory, Methods, and Related Constructs

Author: Adam R Nicholls
Publisher: New York : Nova Science Publishers, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
This text is dedicated to coping in sporting contexts. Edited by Adam Nicholls, the book includes contributions from 26 leading international researchers. It covers information on a range of topics in relation to coping such as conceptualizing coping, methodological issues, and coping and moderating variables.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adam R Nicholls
ISBN: 9781608764884 1608764885
OCLC Number: 441143781
Description: xii, 322 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Part I: Conceptualizing Coping --
Coping Conceptualized and Unraveled / Adam R. Nicholls and Richard C. Thelwell --
Coping Across Time, Situations, and Contexts : A Conceptual and Methodological Overview / Patrick Gaudreau and Dave Miranda --
Part II: Methodological Issues in Coping : Collecting Coping Data and Implications --
Traditional and New Methods of Assessing Coping in Sport / Adam R. Nicholls and Nikos Ntoumanis --
Coping : Research Design and Analysis Issues / Peter R.E. Crocker [and others] --
Part III: Coping and Moderating Variables --
Gender and Coping in Sport : Do Male and Female Athletes Cope Differently? / Mariana H. Kaisler and Remco C.J. Polman --
Athletes' Coping Across the Lifespan / Sharleen D. Hoar and M. Blair Evans --
Cultural Differences in Coping with Stress in Sport : Theory and Practice / Mark H. Anshel --
Part IV: Coping and Related Constructs --
Personality and Coping in Sport : The Big Five and Mental Toughness / Remco C.J. Polman, Peter J. Clough, and Andrew R. Levy --
Coping with Anxiety in Sport / Yuri L. Hanin --
Coping and Self-Determination in Sport : Underlying Mechanisms and Empirical Evidence --
Achievement Goals and Coping in Sport / Chris Harwood and Derwin Chan --
Coping, Self-Concept, and Self-Esteem in Sport / J. Robert Grove and Ben Jackson --
Choking under Pressure as Self-Destructive Behavior / Geir Jordet --
Part V: Coping Effectiveness --
Effective Versus Ineffective Coping in Sport / Adam R. Nicholls --
Part VI: Future Orientated Aspects of Coping --
Coping Self-Efficacy in Sport / Jennifer A. Scorniaenchi and Deborah L. Feltz --
Future-Oriented Approaches to Coping / Katherine A. Tamminen and Nicholas L. Holt.
Responsibility: Adam R. Nicholls, Editor.


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