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  1. Development of Movement Coordination in Children

    Applications in the Field of Ergonomics, Health Sciences and Sport

    Edited by Geert Savelsbergh, Keith Davids, John van der Kamp, Simon J. Bennett

    Co-ordination of movement plays a key role in human development and is an important area in sport and health sciences. This book looks in detail at how children develop basic skills, such as walking and reaching for objects, and more complex skills such as throwing and catching a ball...

    Published May 22nd 2003 by Routledge

  2. Science and Soccer

    2nd Edition

    By Thomas Reilly

    Edited by Thomas Reilly, A. Mark Williams

    Science and Soccer provides a comprehensive and accessible analysis of the physiology, biomechanics and psychology behind the world's most popular sport, and offers important guidance on how science translates into practice. Fully revised and updated to include new scientific research and data...

    Published February 20th 2003 by Routledge

  3. Drugs in Sport

    3rd Edition

    Edited by David Mottram, David Mottram

    Drug use and abuse represents perhaps the most profound and high-profile issue facing sport today. Each major international championship seems to deliver a new drug-related controversy, while drug takers and sports administrators attempt to out-manoeuvre each other with new substances and new...

    Published January 9th 2003 by Routledge

  4. A Guide to Understanding Dietary Supplements

    By Shawn M Talbott

    Written by one of the foremost experts on sports nutrition and performance, A Guide to Understanding Dietary Supplements takes a critical look at the dietary supplement industry. With an estimated 60 percent of adult Americans using dietary supplements every day, the need for a thorough examination...

    Published December 19th 2002 by Routledge

  5. Interceptive Actions in Sport

    Information and Movement

    Edited by Simon Bennett, Keith Davids, Geert J.P. Savelsbergh, John van der Kamp

    Dynamic interceptive actions are those actions for which the body, or an implement, must be moved into the right place at the right time in order to accomplish a task. These actions are particularly prevalent in sport, for example reaching to catch a ball or running towards a target to make a...

    Published May 23rd 2002 by Routledge

  6. Sport and Exercise Psychology: The Key Concepts

    By Ellis Cashmore

    Series: Routledge Key Guides

    Psychology is an integral element of sport today, from the applied techniques of coaches and athletes, to the socio-psychological behaviour of sport fans. Sport and Exercise Psychology: The Key Concepts offers an introductory guide to the vocabulary of sport psychology, to its central theories and...

    Published May 9th 2002 by Routledge

  7. Sport and Physical Education: The Key Concepts

    By Tim Chandler, Mike Cronin

    Series: Routledge Key Guides

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 25th 2002 by Routledge

  8. Advances in Sport, Leisure and Ergonomics

    Edited by Thomas Reilly

    This important new volume brings together recent research by leading international ergonomists and sport and exercise scientists. The book presents a wide range of studies in occupational ergonomics, each utilizing techniques that are also employed by sports and exercise science research groups,...

    Published March 14th 2002 by Routledge

  9. Science and Football IV

    Edited by Aron Murphy, Thomas Reilly, Warwick Spinks

    This edited collection brings together the latest research into the range of sports known as football.With contributions by a large number of the leading international researchers in the field, the book aims to bridge the gap between theory and practice in football, and to raise the awareness of...

    Published October 18th 2001 by Routledge

  10. Gender, Physical Activity, and Aging

    Edited by Roy J. Shephard

    Why do women live longer than men? Does ownership of paired X chromosomes confer more prolonged survival on females, or is the gender difference in life-expectancy a cumulative consequence of differing life experiences for women and men? The areas of gender differences in aging, functional capacity...

    Published August 29th 2001 by CRC Press