Research Methods in Sports Coaching

Lee Nelson, Ryan Groom, Paul Potrac (Editor)

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17 Citations (Scopus)


The book introduces and explores important philosophical, theoretical and practical considerations in conducting coaching research, including contextual discussions about why it’s important to do sports coaching research, how to judge the quality of coaching research, and how sports coaching research might meet the needs of coaching practitioners. Written by a team of leading international scholars and researchers from the UK, US, Canada and Australia, and bridging the gap between theory and practice, this book is an essential course text for any research methods course taken as part of a degree programme in sports coaching or coach education.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherTaylor & Francis
Number of pages272
ISBN (Electronic)9780203797549
ISBN (Print)9780415626804
Publication statusPublished - 12 Mar 2014


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