This section is designed to advance research in foundational and applied aspects of psychological movement science. Movement is fundamental to human experience. It aims to provide a platform for innovative research that promotes our understanding of the multifaceted nature of motor performance.
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Movement Science and Sport Psychology welcomes submissions of the following tier 1 articles: Book Review, Data Report, Editorial, General Commentary, Hypothesis & Theory, Methods, Mini Review, Opinion, Original Research, Perspective, Protocols, Review, Specialty Grand Challenge and Technology Report.
All manuscripts must be submitted directly to the section Movement Science and Sport Psychology, where they are peer reviewed by the Associate and Review Editors of the specialty section.
Articles published in the section Movement Science and Sport Psychology will benefit from the Frontiers impact and tiering system after online publication. Authors of published original research with the highest impact, as judged democratically by the readers, will be invited by the Chief Editor to write a Frontiers Focused Review - a tier-climbing article. This is referred to as "democratic tiering". The author selection is based on article impact analytics of original research published in all Frontiers specialty journals and sections. Focused Reviews are centered on the original discovery, place it into a broader context, and aim to address the wider community across all of Psychology.