The third edition of an internationally renowned, award-winning reference, this book features a detailed yet succinct basic science section to support understanding of the physiological and pathophysiological mechanisms that underlie diseases of the pleura. It then provides a wide-ranging series of...
To Be Published January 7th 2016 by CRC Press
The teaching of games is a central component of any physical education or youth sport programme. Contemporary Developments in Games Teaching brings together leading international researchers and practitioners in physical education and sports coaching to examine new approaches in games teaching and...
Published March 4th 2015 by Routledge
An Holistic Approach
Contemporary sports coaching studies have moved beyond simple biophysical approaches to more complex understandings of coaching as a set of social relationships and processes. This is the first book to examine what that means in the context of one major international sport, rugby union. Drawing on...
Published September 25th 2014 by Routledge
Policy and Pedagogical Applications
The influence of professional, adult sport on youth sport is now a global concern. Children are involved in high-stakes competitive sport at national and international levels at an increasingly young age. In addition, the use of sport as a medium for positive youth development by governments and...
Published July 17th 2014 by Routledge
Pedagogy for Performance, Participation and Enjoyment
Game Sense is an exciting and innovative approach to coaching and physical education that places the game at the heart of the session. It encourages the player to develop skills in a realistic context, to become more tactically aware, to make better decisions and to have more fun. Game Sense is a...
Published June 15th 2012 by Routledge
This internationally renowned reference work is a fully updated and expanded second edition of the most comprehensive title available on pleural diseases. Building on the many strengths of the highly respected first edition, the book features a detailed yet lucid basic science section to support...
Published April 25th 2008 by CRC Press