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  1. Genetically Modified Athletes

    Biomedical Ethics, Gene Doping and Sport

    By Andy Miah

    Series: Ethics and Sport

    In a provocative analysis of sport ethics and human values, Genetically Modified Athletes imagines the brave new world of sport. The internationally acclaimed book examines this issue at a crucial time in its theorisation, questioning the very cornerstone of sporting and medical ethics, asking...

    Published July 15th 2004 by Routledge

  2. Sports Medicine for the Primary Care Physician, Third Edition

    Edited by Richard B. Birrer, Francis G. O'Connor

    During the past decade, the primary care physician has played a pivotal role in the evolution of sports medicine as a discipline that can benefit patients of all ages. The primary care physician is often the first medical professional to see the patient after an injury, making it important for...

    Published June 28th 2004 by CRC Press

  3. Food, Nutrition and Sports Performance II

    The International Olympic Committee Consensus on Sports Nutrition

    Edited by Ron Maughan, L.M. Burke, E.F. Coyle

    This book summarizes the latest meeting of the world's leading researchers in sports nutrition, held at the IOC headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland. The aim of the conference was to review the latest developments in the world of sport nutrition, to follow up on developments since the previous...

    Published April 22nd 2004 by Routledge

  4. Running Cultures

    Racing in Time and Space

    By John Bale

    Series: Sport in the Global Society

    Running is one of the world's most widely practiced sports and recreations but until now it has intended to elude serious study outside of the natural sciences. John Bale brings the sport into the realm of the humanities by drawing on sources including literature, poetry, film, art and sculpture as...

    Published April 22nd 2004 by Routledge

  5. Notational Analysis of Sport

    Systems for Better Coaching and Performance in Sport, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Ian Franks, Mike Hughes

    Notational analysis is used by coaches and sport scientists to gather objective data on the performance of athletes. Tactics, technique, individual athlete movement and work-rate can all be analyzed, enabling coaches and athletes to learn more about performance and gain a competitive advantage....

    Published April 1st 2004 by Routledge

  6. Data Analysis and Research for Sport and Exercise Science

    A Student Guide

    By Craig Williams, Chris Wragg

    Data Analysis and Research for Sport and Exercise Science is tailored to suit undergraduate sports and exercise science students seeking a clear understanding of data and statistics to support their scientific research. The text is divided into three main areas: Research and Design, Data Analysis...

    Published December 11th 2003 by Routledge

  7. Sports Coaching Cultures

    From Practice to Theory

    By Kathleen M. Armour, Robyn Jones, Paul Potrac

    'The art of coaching is recognising the situation, recognising the people and responding to the people you are working with... that's the big thing, to handle people'. Steve Harrison, Coach, Middlesbrough Football Club. Responding to the fast growing subject in academic sports departments, this...

    Published December 4th 2003 by Routledge

  8. Sport, Rules and Values

    Philosophical Investigations into the Nature of Sport

    By Graham McFee

    Series: Ethics and Sport

    Sport, Rules and Values presents a philosophical perspective on issues concerning the character of sport. Discussion focuses on three broad uses commonly urged for rules: to define sport; to judge or assess sport performance; and to characterize the value of sport - especially if that value is...

    Published November 27th 2003 by Routledge

  9. Research Methods for Sports Studies

    This comprehensive and accessible textbook offers a complete grounding in both qualitative and quantitative research methods for the sports studies student. The book offers the reader a step-by-step guide to the research process, from designing a research project, to collecting and analysing data,...

    Published October 23rd 2003 by Routledge

  10. Physical Activity and Health

    The Evidence Explained

    By Adrianne E. Hardman, David J. Stensel

    Physical Activity and Health explains clearly, systematically and in detail the relationships between physical activity, health and disease, and examines the benefits of exercise in the prevention and treatment of a wide range of important conditions. Now in a fully updated and revised edition,...

    Published August 21st 2003 by Routledge