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PSYCHODYNAMIC TENNIS by Ethan Gologor Morrow, 227 pages; $8.95

Ethan Gologor is a psychologist and a tennis player, so it is no surprise when he asserts that "all sports are psychological, but some are more psychological than others. And tennis is the most." Assuming that his readers have the basic tennis skills (no amount of "inner" therapy will compensate for their absence), the doctor outlines the problems of this heady game.

The most serious obstacle is the belief that one must be perfect. "Ironically," Gologor says,...

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