Acquiring Skill in Sport: An Introduction by John HoneybourneAcquiring Skill in Sport: An Introduction by John Honeybourne

Acquiring Skill in Sport: An Introduction

byJohn HoneybourneEditorJohn Honeybourne

Paperback | August 7, 2006

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This user-friendly, accessible text will enable new students to understand the basic concepts of sport skills acquisition. Each chapter covers important theoretical background and shows how this theory can be applied through practical examples from the world of sport. The book also examines the ways in which skills can be developed most effectively and addresses issues such as:

  • characteristics and classifications of abilities and skills in sport
  • information processing in sport
  • motor programmes and motor control
  • phases of learning
  • presentation of skills and practices.

A valuable resource for students and teachers in physical education, sport studies and sports science courses as well as for coaches who want to develop their theoretical knowledge.

Title:Acquiring Skill in Sport: An IntroductionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:160 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.4 inPublished:August 7, 2006Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0415349362

ISBN - 13:9780415349369

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