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The Resource Golf's holy war : the battle for the soul of a game in an age of science, Brett Cyrgalis

Golf's holy war : the battle for the soul of a game in an age of science, Brett Cyrgalis

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Golf's holy war : the battle for the soul of a game in an age of science
Title
Golf's holy war
Title remainder
the battle for the soul of a game in an age of science
Statement of responsibility
Brett Cyrgalis
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The world of golf is at a crossroads. As tech­nological innovations displace traditional philosophies, the golfing community has splintered into two deeply combative factions: the old-school teachers and players who believe in feel, artistry, and imagination, and the technical minded who want to remake the game around data. In Golf's Holy War, Brett Cyrgalis takes readers inside the heated battle playing out from weekend hackers to PGA Tour pros
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YDX
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Cyrgalis, Brett
Dewey number
796.352
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Golf
  • Sports sciences
  • Golf
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Golf's holy war : the battle for the soul of a game in an age of science, Brett Cyrgalis
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-248)
Contents
The two central texts -- Golf and religion -- Tiger Woods and dualism -- Science in Slidell, Louisiana -- Babe Ruth and teaching's evolutionary jump -- Technology for profit -- The art of architecture -- William James and the birth of sports psychology -- On learning: the essential disconnect -- Hogan -- Oregon and string theory
Control code
on1124348493
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Avid Reader Press hardcover edition.
Extent
xix, 248 pages
Isbn
9781476707594
System control number
(OCoLC)1124348493
Label
Golf's holy war : the battle for the soul of a game in an age of science, Brett Cyrgalis
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-248)
Contents
The two central texts -- Golf and religion -- Tiger Woods and dualism -- Science in Slidell, Louisiana -- Babe Ruth and teaching's evolutionary jump -- Technology for profit -- The art of architecture -- William James and the birth of sports psychology -- On learning: the essential disconnect -- Hogan -- Oregon and string theory
Control code
on1124348493
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Avid Reader Press hardcover edition.
Extent
xix, 248 pages
Isbn
9781476707594
System control number
(OCoLC)1124348493

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