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Author McMorris, Terry, author.

Title Acquisition and performance of sports skills / Terry McMorris.

Publication Info. Chichester, West Sussex ; Hoboken, NJ : Wiley, 2014.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition Second edition.
Description 1 online resource (328 pages) : illustrations (some color).
text rdacontent
computer rdamedia
online resource rdacarrier
Series Wiley SportTexts series
Wiley SportTexts series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Machine generated contents note: Prologue. 1. Skill, Ability and Performance. 2. Sensation and Perception of External Information 3. Decision Making and Working Memory. 4. Reaction Time. 5. Anticipation. 6. Motor Control. 7. Memory. 8. Learning I: Types, Theories, Styles and Measurement. 9. Learning II: Instruction, Practice, Transfer of Training and Feedback. 10. Motivation, Arousal and Learning and Performance. 11. Conclusion. Appendix 1. Writing an Academic Paper. Appendix 2. Test Your Knowledge Answers. Appendix 3. Calculating Variable Error. References. Index.
Summary "This book is primarily designed for those of you embarking on the study of the acquisition and performance of sports skills at degree level"-- Provided by publisher.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Sports sciences.
Sports -- Psychological aspects.
Athletic ability.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: McMorris, Terry. Acquisition and performance of sports skills. Chichester, West Sussex : Wiley, 2014 Wiley SportTexts series 9781118444665 (DLC)2013048369 (DLC)18067758
ISBN 9781118444627 (hardback)
9781118444665 (paper)
9781118444634 (e-book)

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