Research Methods in Sport

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  • 9781526423504
  • 9781526434029
  • 9781526434005

Packed full of essential tools and tips, this second edition is your quick-start guide to undertaking research within real world of sport. Using clear, accessible language, Smith maps an easy-to-follow journey through the research process, drawing upon the most up-to-date evidence and resources to help you select the most appropriate research approach for your project. Throughout the book you will discover:

  • Key points that highlight important definitions and theories;
  • Reflection points to help you make connections between key concepts and your research;
  • Learning activities to put your newfound knowledge into practice;
  • Further reading to explore the wider context of sport research in the real world.

Featuring over thirty-five case studies of students’ and academics’ research in practice, this book is the perfect guide-by-your-side to have during your own sport research. 

  • SAGE Publications; October 2017
  • ISBN 9781526434029
  • Read online, or download in secure PDF or secure EPUB format
  • Title: Research Methods in Sport
  • Author: Mark Smith
  • Imprint: Learning Matters
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9781526423504
  • 9781526434029
  • 9781526434005

In The Press

Students of sport often doubt the value of research. This book works to change that mindset. It explains what research is, how sports research is done, and shows how research in sport advances the discipline. 

Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9781526423504
  • 9781526434029
  • 9781526434005