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ERIC Number: ED282833
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985
Pages: 343
Abstractor: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-0-87322-118-4
The Coach. Third Edition.
Sabock, Ralph J.
This book offers insights into the coaching profession and examines the many facets involved in the world of the coach. It provides a description of the nature of coaching, points out problem areas, offers advice, and creates discussion and debate for individuals entering the profession. Chapter topics include: (1) Nature of the Profession; (2) Qualities of a Good Coach; (3) The Roles of a Head Coach; (4) The Assistant Coach; (5) The Coach's Family; (6) The Recruiting Process; (7) Off-Season Preparation--A Key to Success; (8) Preseason Staff Organization; (9) Ethics in Coaching; and (10) Issues and Problems. A list of questions is presented at the end of every chapter on the material covered, and the appendix includes a list of sources for obtaining rule books for the various sports, as well as tournament organization, scheduling, and averages and percentages. (JD)
Human Kinetics Publishers, Inc., Marketing Director, Box 5076, Champaign, IL 61820 ($16.00).
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A