Sport And Exercise Science

Author by : Jack W. Berryman
Languange : en
Publisher by : University of Illinois Press
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 61
Total Download : 664
File Size : 53,5 Mb
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Description : Sports medicine and the scientific study of exercise, sports, and physical education are enjoying a steady rise in popularity. This volume reveals that a number of current debates concerning the body, physical health, types and degrees of exercise, athletic contest, the use and abuse of aids to performance, and much more, have their roots in the nineteenth century and earlier.


Sport And Exercise Science

Author by : Murray Griffin
Languange : en
Publisher by : Routledge
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 47
Total Download : 928
File Size : 48,5 Mb
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Description : Sport and Exercise Science is a groundbreaking new textbook for first year students.


Sport And Exercise Science

Author by : Joanne Thatcher
Languange : en
Publisher by : SAGE
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 35
Total Download : 796
File Size : 54,6 Mb
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Description : This text introduces students to the essentials of the major contributing disciplines – biomechanics, physiology and psychology. It provides detailed knowledge and understanding of each subject area combined with explicit advice on how to study effectively, research further and think critically. Case studies clearly relate theory to practice and learning exercises support readers throughout the text.


Key Concepts In Sport And Exercise Sciences

Author by : David Kirk
Languange : en
Publisher by : SAGE
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Total Read : 90
Total Download : 227
File Size : 52,9 Mb
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Description : 'A very useful introduction to the key concepts in five main areas of study in sport and exercise science. The multi-disciplinary nature of the book is particularly attractive as it means that it can be used to support students studying a range of sport and exercise courses and modules. Furthermore, the chapters are concise, informative, written in an accessible style, and provide a good balance between theory and application to practice, making it a very interesting and relevant read' - Dr Lorraine Cale, Loughborough University This book provides students and scholars with a fail-safe guide to the key concepts in the field of Sport & Exercise Science. Intelligently cross-referenced entries provide a sound map of the multi-disciplinary demands of sport related courses including physical and biological sciences, social science and education. The entries use clear definitions, examples and suggestions for further reading to explore each discipline and are: " Comprehensive " Lucid " Pertinent to study needs " Practically relevant David Kirk is Professor in Physical Education and Youth Sport Carlton Cooke is Professor in Physical Education Anne Flintoff is Reader in Physical Education Jim McKenna is Professor in Physical Activity and Health All at the Carnegie Faculty of Sport and Education, Leeds Metropolitan University.


Statistics For Sports And Exercise Science

Author by : John Newell
Languange : en
Publisher by : Routledge
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 76
Total Download : 566
File Size : 45,8 Mb
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Description : Statistics in Sport and Exercise Science assumes no prior knowledge of statistics and uses real-life case studies to introduce the importance of statistics in sport and exercise science. Statistical tests and techniques are described here in a friendly and easy-to-understand manner, giving you the confidence to analyses data and complete your own statistical studies.


Interpreting Research In Sport And Exercise Science

Author by : Randy Hyllegard
Languange : en
Publisher by : William C Brown Pub
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 97
Total Download : 857
File Size : 44,8 Mb
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Btec National Sport And Exercise Science Student Book

Author by : Adam Gledhill
Languange : en
Publisher by : Heinemann
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 22
Total Download : 436
File Size : 51,6 Mb
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Description : This is a new textbook for BTEC National Sport and Exercise Sciences to match Edexcel's 2007 specification. So students can be confident that they have covered all the underpinning theory they need. It features a full-colour format that offers accessible support with annotated diagrams, straightforward explanations and realistic activities.


Practical Skills In Sport And Exercise Science 1 E

Author by : Peter Reaburn
Languange : en
Publisher by : Pearson Higher Ed
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 10
Total Download : 355
File Size : 52,5 Mb
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Description : If you are studying exercise and sports science, or a related course, then this book will be an indispensable companion throughout your entire degree programme. This ‘one-stop’ text will guide you through the wide range of practical, analytical and data handling skills that you will need during your undergraduate and/or postgraduate studies. It will also give you a solid grounding in the wider transferable skills such as teamwork, using information technology, communicating information and study skills. Practical Skills in Exercise and Sports Science provides an easy-to-read guide to help you develop the skills you need to succeed. It explains the essential elements of practical techniques and procedures in a step-by-step manner to help you understand their application in the context of exercise and sports science. This text’s unique and comprehensive coverage includes: general advice on practical work; measuring techniques; field tests; statistical techniques; analysis and presentation of data; and study skills.


Reflective Practice In The Sport And Exercise Sciences

Author by : Zoe Knowles
Languange : en
Publisher by : Routledge
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 23
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File Size : 53,9 Mb
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Description : Drawing on the experiences of scientists, researchers, practitioners and teachers in a wide range of sport and exercise settings, this book explores contemporary issues in reflective practice and considers the way that reflective practice impacts upon applied practice, on research methodology and on professional development. It includes chapters on the use of reflective practice in areas as diverse as: delivering coach education sport psychology support working in sports physiology developing young players in sport exercise-related interventions physiotherapy working inside a professional football club student skills and the physical activity and health curriculum Based on multi-disciplinary work in education and the health sciences, and exploring the crucial interface between learning and practice, this book is important reading for all sport and exercise scientists and any professional working in sport and exercise looking to become more effective practitioners.


Sport And Exercise Physiology

Author by : Karen Birch
Languange : en
Publisher by : Taylor & Francis
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 63
Total Download : 919
File Size : 41,8 Mb
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Description : Looks at the key topics in exercise physiology and examines how each of the physiological systems responds to acute and chronic exercise. In addition to reviewing special topics such as nutrition, altitude, temperature and ergogenic acids, it assesses the importance of exercise to health and quality of life to people of all ages.