product description page
Routledge Handbook of Talent Identification and Development in Sport (Hardcover)
About this item
The process of identifying athletic talent and developing that talent to its full potential is a central concern in sport. This is the first comprehensive resource for scientists, researchers, students, coaches, analysts and policy-makers working in this area. It offers a complete overview of contemporary talent identification and development, from in-depth discussion of methodological and philosophical issues through to consideration of practical systems and processes. Adoping a multi-disciplinary, holistic and environmental approach, with contributions from leading researchers and practitioners around the world, this is essential reading for anybody working in, or studying, sport.