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  1. Counselling Athletes: Applying Reversal Theory

    By John Kerr

    Reversal theory is an innovative psychological theory exploring human motivation, emotion and personality. This is the first book in the field to examine how reversal theory can be used by practitioners in applied sport psychology in their counselling work with athletes. Counselling Athletes...

    Published July 4th 2001 by Routledge

  2. SPSS for Sport and Exercise Studies

    A Step-by-Step Guide for Students

    By Nikos Ntoumanis

    SPSS is the international standard software package for data analysis in the social sciences. This book is the only SPSS guide designed specifically for students in the fields of sport, exercise and kinesiology. It Includes sport specific cases and data throughout....

    Published June 13th 2001 by Routledge

  3. Sport in the City

    The Role of Sport in Economic and Social Regeneration

    Edited by Chris Gratton, Ian Henry

    Cities now seek to attract major sporting events and activities to re-image themselves, and frequently invest in community sports development to fund economic growth and regeneration. Including a range of case-studies from global (the Sydney Olympics) to local (urban school sports), this book ...

    Published April 25th 2001 by Routledge

  4. Science for Exercise and Sport

    By David James, Craig Williams

    This handbook is written for undergraduate sport studies and sport and exercise students. It introduces students to the basic scientific principles that will underpin their learning and is aimed primarily at those who have little or no background in science. Craig Williams and David James...

    Published November 29th 2000 by Routledge

  5. Nutrition and the Strength Athlete

    Edited by Catherine G. R. Jackson

    Series: Nutrition in Exercise & Sport

    Both strength training and weight training are recognized by the American College of Sports Medicine as vital to a high quality of life. They are also of tremendous benefit to young, healthy adults and adults with or at risk for osteoporosis. Most information on nutrition and strength athletes,...

    Published November 20th 2000 by CRC Press

  6. Physical Activity and Psychological Well-Being

    Edited by Stuart J.H. Biddle, Ken Fox, Steve Boutcher

    The 'feel-good' effect of physical activity is widely reported among participants. Physical Activity and Psychological Well-Being represents a research consensus on the relationship between physical activity and aspects of mental health, providing an overview of the case for the role of...

    Published October 4th 2000 by Routledge

  7. Nutritional Applications in Exercise and Sport

    Edited by Ira Wolinsky, Judy A. Driskell

    Series: Nutrition in Exercise & Sport

    A comprehensive compilation of applied topics, Nutritional Applications in Exercise and Sport discusses issues related to the life cycle, group specific nutritional concerns of athletes, and the particular sport of the athlete. It addresses the physically and medically disabled athlete, athletes...

    Published September 20th 2000 by CRC Press

  8. Femininity and the Physically Active Woman

    By Precilla Y. L. Choi

    Series: Women and Psychology

    The fitness boom of the last two decades has led to many people incorporating exercise into their lifestyles through activities such as jogging and aerobics. However, whilst many physical and psychological health benefits have been documented, far too few people actually take part in enough...

    Published August 23rd 2000 by Routledge

  9. Sport, Health and Drugs

    A Critical Sociological Perspective

    By Ivan Waddington, Andy Smith

    Why do many athletes risk their careers by taking performance enhancing drugs? Do the highly competitive pressures elite sports teach athletes to win at any cost? In order to understand the complex relationships between sport and other aspects of society, it is necessary to strip away our...

    Published April 30th 2000 by Routledge

  10. Exercise, Nutrition and the Older Woman

    Wellness for Women Over Fifty

    Edited by Maria A. Fiatarone Singh

    Exercise, Nutrition and the Older Woman: Wellness for Women Over Fifty is a comprehensive guide to the major wellness issues for women over fifty. The author is a physician who explores diet, exercise and lifestyle choices from a medical perspective. The book assists in the design and...

    Published April 20th 2000 by CRC Press