Myths and Facts About Football
The Economics and Psychology of the World's Greatest SporteBook - 2008
This book presents accounts of economic and psychological analyses of association football (or "soccer" as it is popularly known in the USA). As football is widely accepted to be the world's most popular sport, the case for scientific investigation of its characteristics is self-evident. As the contributions to this book demonstrate, the game of football offers an ideal opportunity to empirically investigate a wide range of broad issues, for example: behavioural decision-making; judgmental fo ...
Publisher: Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Pub., 2008
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xii, 430 pages) : illustrations