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MENTAL IMAGERY REFERENCES
Adams, J.A. (1990). The changing face of motor learning. Human Movement Science, 9, 209-220.
Bird, E.I. (1984). EMG quantification of mental practice. Perceptual and Motor Skills, 59, 899-906.
Budney, A.J., Murphy, S.M. & Woolfolk, R.L. (1994). Imagery and motor performance: What do we really know? In A.A. Sheikh & E.R. Korn, (Eds.), Imagery in Sports and Physical Performance. Amityville, NY: Baywood.
Decety, J., Jeannerod, M., Germain, M. & Pastene, J. (1991). Vegatative response during imagined movement is proportional to mental effort. Behavioural Brain Research, 42, 1-5.
Decety, J., Sjöholm, H., Ryding, E., Stenberg, G. & Ingvar, D.H. (1990). The cerebellum participates in mental activity: Tomographic measurements. Brain Research, 535, 313-317.
Ericsson, K.A., Krampe, R.T. & Tesch-Römer, C. (1993). The role of deliberate practice in the acquisition of expert performance. Psychological Review, 100, 363-406.
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Hale, B.D. (1994). Imagery perspectives and learning in sports performance. In A.A. Sheikh & E.R. Korn (Eds.), Imagery in Sports and Physical Performance. New York: Baywood.
Harris, D.V. & Robinson, W.J. (1986). The effects of skill level on EMG activity during internal and external imagery. Journal of Sport Psychology, 8, 105-111.
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Jeannerod, M. & Decety, J. (1995). Mental motor imagery: A window into the representational stages of action. Current Opinion in Neurobiology, 5, 727-732.
Murphy, S.M. (1994). Imagery interventions in sport. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 26, 486-494.
Pascual-Leone, A., Dang, N., Cohen, L.G., Brasil-Neto, J., Cammarota, A. & Hallet, M. (1995). Modulation of motor responses evoked by transcranial magnetic stimulation during the acquisition of new fine motor skills. Journal of Neurophysiology, 74, 1037-1045.
Perry, C. & Morris, T. (1995). Mental imagery in sport. In T. Morris & J. Summers, Sport Psychology: Theory, Applications and Issues. New York: John Wiley & Sons.
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Other Recommended Readings
Andreassi, J.L. (1995). Psychophysiology: Human behavior and physiological response. Hillsdale, NJ: Erlbaum.
J.W. Pennebaker (Eds.), Handbook of mental control (pp. 149-170). Englewood Cliff, NJ: Prentice-Hall.
Boutcher, S. H., & Zinsser, N. W. (1990). Cardiac deceleration of elite and beginning golfers during putting. Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology, 12, 37-47.
Drake, R.A. & Ulrich, G. (1992). Line bisecting as a predictor of personal optimism and desirability of risky behaviors. Acta Psychologica, 79, 219-226.
Fahrenberg J. & Myrtek, M. (1996). Ambulatory psychophysiology: computer assisted psychological and psychophysiological methods in monitoring and field studies. Goettingen, Germany: Hogrefe & Huber.
Fattapposta, F., Amabile, G., Cordischi, M.V., di Venanzio, D., Foti, A., Pierelli, F.,D’ Alessio, C., Pigozzi, F., Farisi, A., & Morrocutti, C. (1996). Long-term practice effects on a new skilled motor learning: An electrophysiological study. Electroencephalography and clinical neurophysiology, 99, 495-507.
Felz, D.L., & Landers, D.M. (1983). The effects of mental practice on motor skill learning performance: A meta-analysis. Journal of Sport Psychology, 5, 25-57.
Galin, D. (1974). Implications for psychiatry of left and right cerebral specialization. Archives of General Psychiatry, 31, 572-581.
Gallwey, T. (1974). The inner game of tennis. New York: Random House.
Glenncross, D.J. (1992). Human skills and motor learning: A critical review. Sport Science Review, 1, 65-78.
Harris, R. M., Porges, S. W., Clemenson-Carpenter, M. E., & Vincenz. L. M. (1992).Hypnotic susceptibility, mood state, and cardiovascular reactivity. American ournal of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis, 36(1), 15-15.
Hatfield, B. D., Landers, D. L., & Ray, W. J. (1984). Cognitive processes during self-paced motor performance: An electroencephalographic profile of skilled marksman. Journal of Sport Psychology, 6, 42-59.
Hilgard, J. R. (1968). Personality and hypnotizability: Inferences from case studies.In E. R. Hilgard (Author), The experience of hypnosis. (pp.269-300). New York: Harcourt, Brace, & Jovanovich.
Kihlstrom,J. (1987, September). The cognitive unconscious. Science, 237, 1445-1452.
Klemm, W. R. (1996). Understanding neuroscience. St. Louis: Mosby.
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Moran, A.P. (1996). The psychology of concentration in sport performers: A cognitive analysis. East Sussex, United Kingdom: Psychology Press.
Morgan, W.P. (1993). Hypnosis and sport psychology. In J. Rhue, S.J. Lynn, & I. Kirsch(Eds.), Handbook of Clinical Hypnosis (pp. 649-670). Washington D.C:American Psychological Association.
Ravizza, K. (1977). Peak experiences in sports. Journal of Humanistic Psychology,4, 35-40.
Robazza, C. & Bortoli, L. (1994). Hypnosis in sport: An Isomorphic model.Perceptual and Motor Skills, 79, 963-973.
Van Raalte, J.L., & Brewer, B.W. (Eds.), Exploring sport and exercise psychology (pp. 229-256). Washington, D.C: American Psychological Association.
Waller, S. (1988). Alterations of consciousness in peak sports performance. Unpublished doctoral dissertation. San Francisco, CA: Saybrook Graduate School (available through UMI).
Wegner, D.M. (1994). Ironic processes of mental control. Psychological Review, 101,34-52.
Wegner, D.M., & Erber, R. (1992). The hyperaccessibility of suppressed thoughts.Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 63, 903-912.
Wickramasekera, I. E. (1988). Clinical behavioral medicine. New York: Plennum.