THE STUDY AND ANALYSIS OF SPORT EXPERTS: A PSYCHOLOGICAL APPROACH

  • Luis Miguel Ruiz
  • Mauro Sánchez
  • Jesús Durán Piqueras
  • Concepción Jiménez
Keywords: expertise, expert performance, psychological characteristics, sport

Abstract

The interest for expertise and expert performance has increased during the last decade from a psychological point of view. Many approaches, methods and theories have been used to study expertise in high level sport. This article made an analysis of these different approaches and proposes a characterization of expert athletes from a perceptive-cognitive, emotional, psychosocial and deliberate practice dimensions. Authors conclude in the necessity of studying sport expertise from a multitask and multidimensional approach.

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Author Biographies

Luis Miguel Ruiz
Universidad de Castilla La Mancha Toledo España
Mauro Sánchez
Universidad de Castilla La Mancha Toledo España
Jesús Durán Piqueras
Universidad Politécnica de Madrid España
Concepción Jiménez
Universidad Politécnica de Madrid España
How to Cite
Ruiz, L. M., Sánchez, M., Durán Piqueras, J., & Jiménez, C. (1). THE STUDY AND ANALYSIS OF SPORT EXPERTS: A PSYCHOLOGICAL APPROACH. Anales De Psicología / Annals of Psychology, 22(1), 132-142. Retrieved from https://revistas.um.es/analesps/article/view/26671
Section
Sport Psychology

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