The psychology of physical activity

| January 10, 2012

Title: The psychology of physical activity

Author: Albert V. Carron, Heather A. Hausenblas, Paul A. Estabrooks

Publisher: McGraw Hill

Call Number: RA781 C37 2003

From the Publisher:

This is a ground-breaking and comprehensive text devoted solely to the discussion of exercise psychology. Exploring all areas of personal motivation, the benefits of exercise, and the theories, pioneers, and ongoing research, it prepares the exercise science professional for future career opportunities in the public and private sector.

About the Authors:

Dr. Albert V. Carron, is professor and member of the School of Kinesiology in the Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Western Ontario in London, Ontario, Canada.

Dr. Heather Hausenblas is an assistant professor at the University of Florida and Director of the Exercise Psychology Laboratory.

Dr. Paul Estabrooks is a Research Scientist in the clinical Research Unit of Kaiser Permanente-Colorado.

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