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The Psychology of Concentration in Sport Performers

A Cognitive Analysis

by Aidan P. Moran

  • 252 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Psychology Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Occupational & industrial psychology,
  • Sports Psychology,
  • Reference,
  • Physical education and training,
  • Psychology,
  • Education,
  • Sports,
  • Cognitive Psychology,
  • Psychology & Psychiatry / Applied Psychology,
  • Attention,
  • Psychological aspects

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages317
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9831381M
    ISBN 10086377444X
    ISBN 109780863774447

    Start studying Sports Psychology Exam 3 Study Guide~Ch,15,& Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.   Although sport is played with the body, it is won in the mind. Inspired by this idea, the second edition of this popular textbook provides a comprehensive critical introduction to sport and exercise psychology - a discipline that is concerned with the theory and practice of helping athletes to do their best when it matters the most/5(4).

    Sport psychologists can help athletes — professionals and amateurs alike — achieve their goals. What sport psychologists do. Some athletes seek help from a sport psychologist or other exercise and sport psychology professional when they have a problem. They might become anxious or lose focus during competition, for example. This article takes concepts from Yoga and Sport Psychology and combines them for a better understanding of how mindfulness, focus, and concentration are practiced and used both on and off the playing will be the sport used but athletes across very different sports can apply this same concept. Concentration and Yoga.

    Attention and concentration. In The SAGE key Concepts: Key concepts in sport psychology (pp. ). London: SAGE Publications Ltd doi: /n Kremer, John, Aidan Moran, Graham Walker and Cathy Craig. "Attention and Concentration." In Key Concepts in Sport Psychology, , The SAGE Key Concepts. London: SAGE. The best books on High Performance Psychology recommended by Michael Gervais. To reach your full potential you must put as much effort into building mental resilience as you do into work or training, advises high-performance psychologist Dr Michael , he selects five titles to help you find the right mindset—whether you dream of sporting stardom, artistic achievement or business.


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The Psychology of Concentration in Sport Performers by Aidan P. Moran Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Psychology of Concentration in Sport Performers will likely stand as a primary resource to researchers and practitioners for years to come. It could be used as a graduate level text. Even more so, it is a valuable reference book for any psychologist or educated professional concerned with the process of concentration in human by:   The Psychology of Concentration in Sport Performers book.

The Psychology of Concentration in Sport Performers book. A Cognitive Analysis. By Aidan P. Moran. Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 28 January psychology and sport: Mental factors in athletic performance.

View abstract. chapter 2 Cited by: As confirmed by the quotations from psychologists and sport performers, such processes are regarded as being crucial determinants of athletic success.

The chapter examines what the term concentration means in sport psychology. It reviews the research findings on selective and divided attention in sport : Aidan P. Moran. 52 rows  New. The Psychology of Concentration in Sport Performers: A Cognitive Analysis. Upc: 3/5(1). This book gives an analysis of the concentration processes in athletes and applies the findings to possible intervention programmes in sports psychology.

It is divided into 4 parts. Section 1 reviews the topic of 'cognitive sport psychology' and traces the intellectual and historical background to the study of mental factors in athletic by: The psychology of concentration in sport performers: a cognitive analysis.

[Aidan P Moran] -- The capacity to "concentrate" effectively, or to exert mental effort on the specific task at hand while ignoring distractions, is widely regarded by athletes, coaches and psychologists as the key to. Author Moran, Aidan P Subjects Sports - Psychological aspects.; Attention.; Sports - Psychology.

Summary The capacity to "concentrate" effectively, or to exert mental effort on the specific task at hand while ignoring distractions, is widely regarded by athletes, coaches and psychologists as the key to successful performance in competitive sport.

The Psychology of Concentration in Sport Performers will likely stand as a primary resource to researchers and practitioners for years to come. It could be used as a graduate level text.

Even more so, it is a valuable reference book for any psychologist or educated professional concerned with the process of concentration in human performance/5(2).

The ability to concentrate plays a major part in an athlete's overall t knowing how to concentrate effectively, sports performers shift their focus and become distracted.

Athletes can learn the art of concentration, which in time becomes second nature. Full text Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version.

Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (K), or click on a page image below to browse page by : Alison Gill. The Psychology of Concentration in Sport Performers: A Cognitive Analysis Aidan P. Moran Limited preview - The psychology of concentration in sport performers: a cognitive analysis.

[Aidan P Moran] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Cognitive sport psychology -- section 2. Concentration in sport -- section 3.

Concentration techniques -- section 4. Concentration. Concentration can be defined as the athlete putting deliberate mental effort on what is most important in the moment (See the book by Aidan Moran, Sport and Exercise Psychology: A Critical Introduction).

Most athletes learn to filter out external information such as crowds, parents, and coaches when they need to. The Psychology of Concentration in Sport Performers will likely stand as a primary resource to researchers and practitioners for years to come.

It could be used as a graduate level text. Even more so, it is a valuable reference book for any psychologist or educated professional concerned with the process of concentration in human performance.

Read "The Psychology of Concentration in Sport Performers A Cognitive Analysis" by Aidan P. Moran available from Rakuten Kobo. First published in Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa : Taylor And Francis.

In sport psychology, concentration refers to focusing on sensory or mental events coupled with mental effort. It therefore relates primarily to the selective attention dimension in which individuals are able to selectively process some sources of information while ignoring others.

It has its roots in the oft-cited quote from William James’s book The Principles [ ]. Lee "The Psychology of Concentration in Sport Performers A Cognitive Analysis" por Aidan P. Moran disponible en Rakuten Kobo. First published in Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa : Taylor And Francis.

Concentration is an attentional process that involves the ability to focus on the task at hand while ignoring distractions. Cognitive research shows that it is vital for success in any field of skilled performance.

The chapter begins by identifying three different dimensions of attention—concentration (or effortful awareness), selective perception, and divided attention (or the ability to Cited by: 8. Start studying Sport Psychology Chapter Concentration. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.

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First published in Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.Sport Psychology: ATTENTION AND CONCENTRATION IN SPORT:Measuring Attentional Focus ATTENTION AND CONCENTRATION IN SPORT:Information Processing, Memory Systems: PERSONALITY AND THE ATHLETE:Personality Defined, Psychodynamic Theory >>.Several sources of evidence reveal that concentration, or the ability to focus on what is most important in any situation while ignoring distractions, is vital for success in sport.

First, anecdotally, lapses in concentration can mean the difference between winning and losing at the Olympics. For example, at the Games in Beijing, rifle shooter [ ].