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.