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Author Doob, Christopher Bates, author.

Title The anatomy of competition in sports : the struggle for success in major US professional leagues / Christopher B. Doob.

Publication Info. Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2015]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  796.044 D72a 2015    ---  Available
1 copy being processed for Axe Acquisitions Order.
Description xxvi, 289 pages ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Pro athletes' uncommon careers -- MLB: Separation anxiety -- NFL: A collision cocktail spiked with size, strengh, speed, and skill -- NBA & WNBA: Trees in blossom -- NHL: Intricacy on ice -- MLS: New kid on the global pitch -- Atypical pros and their competitive reality -- Life after game days: a wrenching experience?
Subject Professional sports -- United States.
Athletes -- Psychology.
Competition (Psychology)
Athletes -- Psychology. (OCoLC)fst00820061
Competition (Psychology) (OCoLC)fst00871488
Professional sports. (OCoLC)fst01078529
Success. (OCoLC)fst01137041
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
ISBN 9781442250604 hardcover
1442250607 hardcover
9781442250611 (ebook)

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