Beilock, Sian.

Choke : what the secrets of the brain reveal about getting it right when you have to / Sian Beilock. - New York, N. Y. : Free Press, c2010. - viii, 294 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

Fall 2011 Selected Accessions List.

Includes bibliographical references (p. [267]-280) and index.

1. The curse of expertise -- 2. Training success -- 3. Less can be more : why flexing your prefrontal cortex is not always beneficial -- 4. Brain differences between the sexes : a self-fulfilling prophecy? -- 5. Bombing the test : why we choke under pressure in the classroom -- 6. The choking cure -- 7. Choking under pressure : from the green to the stage -- 8. Fixing the cracks in sport and other fields: anti-choke techniques -- 9. Choking in the business world.

9781416596172

Amazon.ca, 29/08/11, 18.80


Failure (Psychology)
Performance--Psychological aspects.
Success--Psychological aspects.

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