Understanding athletes’ psychological needs

Burt Giges, Paul McCarthy

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Abstract

Book abstract: Written by an international team of expert contributors, this unique global and authoritative survey explores in full but accessible detail the basic constructs and concepts of modern sport and exercise psychology and their practical application.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationRoutledge companion to sport and exercise psychology : Global perspectives and fundamental concepts
EditorsAthanasios G. Papaioannou, Dieter Hackfort
Place of PublicationHove
PublisherRoutledge
Pages908-921
Number of pages13
Edition1
ISBN (Electronic)9781315880198
ISBN (Print)9780415730327, 9781848721289
Publication statusPublished - 2014

Publication series

NameKey issues in sport and exercise psychology
PublisherRoutledge

Keywords

  • athletes
  • sport psychology

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    Giges, B., & McCarthy, P. (2014). Understanding athletes’ psychological needs. In A. G. Papaioannou, & D. Hackfort (Eds.), Routledge companion to sport and exercise psychology : Global perspectives and fundamental concepts (1 ed., pp. 908-921). [57] (Key issues in sport and exercise psychology). Routledge . http://www.routledgementalhealth.com/books/details/9781848721289/