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Forthcoming Applied Sport Science Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Becoming a Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology Professional

    A Global Perspective

    Edited by J. Gualberto Cremades, Lauren S. Tashman

    This edited book by two prominent professionals of Sport and Exercise and Performance Sciences addresses relevant issues and experiences as one becomes a sport, exercise and performance psychology practitioner. Chapters discuss the supervision and training involved along with models of practice,...

    To Be Published May 6th 2014 by Psychology Press

  2. Group Dynamics in Exercise and Sport Psychology

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Mark R. Beauchamp, Mark A. Eys

    Can a better understanding of group dynamics raise individual and team athletic performance or improve the outcomes of exercise interventions? Much human behaviour in sport and exercise settings is embedded within groups, where individuals’ cognitions, emotions, and behaviours influence and are...

    To Be Published May 13th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Science and Racket Sports IV

    Edited by A. Lees, D. Cabello, G. Torres

    Science and Racket Sports IV presents a selection of important contemporary research into the four core racket sport disciplines of tennis, badminton, squash and table tennis. It showcases the best of the peer-reviewed papers and keynote addresses presented at the Fourth World Congress of Science...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Eccentric Exercise

    Physiology and application in sport and rehabilitation

    By Hans Hoppeler

    Series: Routledge Research in Sport and Exercise Science

    Eccentric muscle contraction, during which a muscle lengthens while under tension, is a fundamental process of human movement but a surprisingly under-researched area of exercise science. Evidence suggests that training programmes which incorporate both eccentric and concentric contractions can...

    To Be Published August 27th 2014 by Routledge

  5. An Introduction to Performance Analysis of Sport

    By Peter O'Donoghue

    Series: Routledge Studies in Sports Performance Analysis

    Performance analysis has become an essential tool for coaches, athletes, sports organisations and academic researchers. Collecting and interpreting performance data enables coaches to improve their training programmes, athletes to make better tactical decisions, sports organisations to manage teams...

    To Be Published September 17th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Strength and Conditioning for Sports Performance

    Edited by Ian Jeffreys, Jeremy Moody

    An effective strength and conditioning program is an essential component of the preparation of any athlete or sportsperson. Strength and Conditioning for Sports Performance is a comprehensive and authoritative introduction to the theory and practice of strength and conditioning, providing students,...

    To Be Published September 30th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Drugs in Sport

    6th Edition

    Edited by David R Mottram, Neil Chester

    Drug use and abuse is perhaps the most significant problem in sport today. It is also a complex issue, with the real science often hard to grasp behind the fraught debate surrounding each high-profile doping case. Now in a fully revised and updated sixth edition, Drugs in Sport provides a clear and...

    To Be Published October 14th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Data Analysis in Sport

    By Peter O'Donoghue, Lucy Holmes

    Series: Routledge Studies in Sports Performance Analysis

    Making sense of research data can be a challenging task but is nevertheless an essential part of the research process. Focusing on techniques used in the analysis of sport performance, this book introduces the fundamental principles of data analysis, explores the most important tools used in data...

    To Be Published October 14th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Routledge Handbook of Sports Therapy, Injury Assessment and Rehabilitation

    Edited by Keith Ward

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    The work of a sports therapist is highly technical and requires expertise in numerous disciplines. The Routledge International Handbook of Sports Therapy, Injury Assessment and Rehabilitation is a comprehensive and authoritative reference for those studying or working in this field and is the first...

    To Be Published October 31st 2014 by Routledge

  10. Sports Officials and Officiating

    Science and Practice

    By Clare MacMahon, Henning Plessner, Alexandra Pizzera, Raôul Oudejans, Markus Raab, Duncan Mascarenhas

    Sports officials (umpires, referees, judges) play a vital role in every sport, and sports governing bodies, fans and players now expect officials to maintain higher professional standards than ever before. In this ground-breaking book a team of leading international sport scientists and top level...

    To Be Published October 31st 2014 by Routledge