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Forthcoming Applied Sport Science Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Routledge Handbook of Physical Activity and Mental Health

    Edited by Panteleimon Ekkekakis

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    A growing body of evidence shows that physical activity can be a cost-effective and safe intervention for the prevention and treatment of a wide range of mental health problems. As researchers and clinicians around the world look for evidence-supported alternatives and complements to established...

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Science and Engineering of Sport Surfaces

    Edited by Sharon Dixon, Paul Fleming, Iain James, Matt Carré

    Series: Routledge Research in Sports Technology and Engineering

    Sports surface design is crucial for the successful performance of sports skills and the reduction of injury risk. Surfaces have developed from natural materials such as turf, clay and cinder, to synthetic surfaces such as acrylic tennis courts, artificial turf for soccer and synthetic running...

    To Be Published June 9th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Biomechanics and Medicine in Swimming V1

    Edited by A. Lees, D. MacLaren, T. Reilly

    The International Symposium on Biomechanics and Medicine in Swimming, held every four years under the aegis of the International Society of Biomechanics and the World Commission of Sports Biomechanics, provides a forum in which research related to swimming is reported and problems that confront...

    To Be Published June 12th 2015 by Taylor & Francis

  4. The Psychology of Doping in Sport

    Edited by Vassilis Barkoukis, Lambros Lazuras, Haralambos Tsorbatzoudis

    Series: Routledge Research in Sport and Exercise Science

    This is the first book to draw together cutting-edge research on the psychological processes underlying doping use in sport and exercise, thereby filling an important gap in our understanding of this centrally important issue in contemporary sport. Covering diverse areas of psychology such as...

    To Be Published July 9th 2015 by Routledge

  5. 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 a confident, responsible and professional approach. The Routledge 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...

    To Be Published September 18th 2015 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 December 15th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Performance Analysis in Team Sports

    By Pedro Passos, Duarte Araujo, Ricardo Duarte, Anna Volossovitch

    Series: Routledge Studies in Sports Performance Analysis

    Filling an important gap in the performance analysis literature, this book explores the key characteristics of team sports and presents a general framework for analysis. Drawing on cutting-edge research and data, it examines individual, paired and collective behaviours in team sports, as well as...

    To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Nonlinear Pedagogy in Skill Acquisition

    An Introduction

    By Chow Jia Yi, Keith Davids, Chris Button, Ian Renshaw

    Nonlinear pedagogy is a powerful paradigm for understanding human movement and for designing effective teaching, coaching and training programs in sport, exercise and physical education. It addresses the inherent complexity in the learning of movement skills, viewing the learner, the learning...

    To Be Published December 31st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Routledge International Handbook of Sport Psychology

    Edited by Robert J. Schinke, Kerry R. McGannon, Brett Smith

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    Contemporary sport psychology is a rapidly developing and theoretically rich discipline, and a sophisticated and challenging profession. The Routledge International Handbook of Sport Psychology offers a comprehensive and authoritative guide to contemporary sport psychology in all its aspects....

    To Be Published January 15th 2016 by Routledge

  10. Human Environmental Physiology

    By Mike Tipton, Igor Mekjavic

    Most of the Earth’s surface is covered by water, desert, ice or mountains. Thus for humans (a sub-tropical, low altitude, air-breathing animal) most of the planet represents a hostile environment. This important new book presents an in-depth introduction to human physiological and psychological...

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Routledge