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Overview

The Journal of Sport Behavior publishes original, empirical, investigative, and theoretical papers dealing with the studies of behavior in the areas of game and sport. Unsolicited reviews of books will also be accepted for publication. Empirical studies or innovation which have practical application for the coach or athlete are also accepted. Essentially, the Journal of Sport Behavior is interested in sociological, psychological, anthropological, and related applications to the science of sport.

This journal is published quarterly (March, June, September, & December), and is listed in the Physical Education on Index, the Psychological Abstracts, PsychINFO, the SPORT database, and SPORT Discus. Subscriptions rates: In the USA and its possessions - $38.00 library rates; Foreign - $58.00 per year (airmail only) beginning Volume 25 2002.

Directions for Authors

Manuscripts should be submitted in triplicate and must conform to the style and procedure described in the publication manual for the American Psychological Association, Fifth Edition (2001). Manuscripts must be accompanied by an abstract in English of 200-250 words typed on a separate sheet of paper. Where appropriate to the nature of the article, the abstract should contain statements of (a) the problem, (b) the method, (c) the results, and (d) discussion. Authors must provide three copies of a second title page for blind review, omitting author names, affiliation and other identifying information. Manuscripts submitted that do not adhere to the approved submission process will not be reviewed or returned.

Contact Information

Manuscripts and all matters pertaining to subscription should be directed to:
Dr. Elise Labbé-Coldsmith & Dr. Cay Welsh
Editors-in-Chief
Department of Psychology, LSCB 320
University of South Alabama
Mobile, AL 36608-0002 USA

Email: elabbe@usouthal.edu, cwelsh@usouthal.edu
Phone: (251) 460-6321
Fax: (251) 460-7267
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