(R)Evolutionary Endurance


Key books either directly discussing endurance, or areas believe to impact successful performance in endurance.

*Detailed journal articles are listed at the base of each post under [research].

Buss, D. (2019). Evolutionary Psychology: The new science of the mind. S.l.: ROUTLEDGE.

Cappuccio, M. L., Masters, R. S., Papineau, D., Shapiro, L., & Spaulding, S. (2019). Handbook of Embodied Cognition and Sport Psychology. MIT Press.

Clough, P., & Strycharczyk, D. (2015). Developing mental toughness: Improving performance, wellbeing and positive behaviour in others. London: KoganPage.

Epstein, D. J. (2013). The sports gene: What makes the perfect athlete. Rearsby, Leicester: WF Howes.

Gucciardi, D. F. (2013). Mental toughness in sport: Developments in theory and research. London: Routledge.

Hutchinson, A. (2019). Endure. Harper Collins UK.

Jasanoff, A. (2018). The biological mind: How brain, body, and environment collaborate to make us who we are. New York, NY: Basic Books.

Lieberman, D. (2014). The story of the human body: Evolution, health and disease. London: Penguin Books.

McArdle, W. D. (2014). Exercise Physiology. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins.

Moran, A. P. (2012). Sport and exercise psychology: A critical introduction. New York: Psychology Press.

Ryan, R. M. (2018). Self-determination theory: Basic psychological needs in motivation, development, and wellness. Guildford.