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New and Published Books

  1. Introduction to Sports Biomechanics

    Analysing Human Movement Patterns, 3rd edition, 3rd Edition

    By Roger Bartlett

    Introduction to Sports Biomechanics: Analysing Human Movement Patterns is a genuinely accessible and comprehensive guide to all of the biomechanics topics covered in an undergraduate sports and exercise science degree. Now in a fully revised and updated third edition, the book explores both the...

    Published January 14th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Routledge Handbook of Ergonomics in Sport and Exercise

    Edited by Youlian Hong

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    Ergonomics is concerned with the ‘fit’ between people and their work. With an increasing number of people becoming conscious about their health and participating in sport or physical activity, ergonomics has become an increasingly prominent concern within the sport and exercise sciences. From the...

    Published November 14th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Routledge Handbook of Sports Technology and Engineering

    Edited by Franz Konstantin Fuss, Aleksandar Subic, Martin Strangwood, Rabindra Mehta

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    From carbon fibre racing bikes to ‘sharkskin’ swimsuits, the application of cutting-edge design, technology and engineering has proved to be a vital ingredient in enhanced sports performance. This is the first book to offer a comprehensive survey of contemporary sports technology and engineering,...

    Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge

  4. The Biomechanics of Batting, Swinging, and Hitting

    Edited by Glenn Fleisig, Young-Hoo Kwon

    In the movie Bull Durham, frustrated manager Joe Riggins stresses to his team, "This is a simple game. You throw the ball. You hit the ball. You catch the ball." This simplification works well for biomechanists too, as sports can be broken down into specific physical tasks like throwing, hitting,...

    Published September 8th 2013 by Routledge

  5. The Science of Equestrian Sports

    Theory, Practice and Performance of the Equestrian Rider

    By Inga Wolframm

    The Science of Equestrian Sports is a comprehensive study of the theory and practice of the rider in equine sport. While most scholarship to date has focused on the horse in competition, this is the first book to collate current data relating specifically to riders. It provides valuable insight...

    Published July 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  6. International Research in Sports Biomechanics

    Edited by Youlian Hong

    This edited collection of papers presented at the 18th International Symposium of Biomechanics in Sport, highlights cutting-edge research material on sports biomechanics from many of the leading international academics in the field. The thirty-seven chapters presented are divided into nine...

    Published November 28th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Contemporary Sport, Leisure and Ergonomics

    Edited by Tom Reilly, Greg Atkinson

    Understanding the ‘human operator’ is a central concern of both ergonomists and sport and exercise scientists. This cutting-edge collection of international research papers explores the interface between physical, cognitive and occupational ergonomics and sport and exercise science, illuminating...

    Published August 29th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Gymnastics, a Transatlantic Movement

    From Europe to America

    Edited by Gertrud Pfister

    Series: Sport in the Global Society - Historical perspectives

    This book explores, analyses, and explains divergent ideologies and practices of gymnastics in selected European nations. It reconstructs the ex- and import processes from Europe to America and determines the processes, interrelationships and transformations of these "transatlantic movements" in...

    Published August 3rd 2010 by Routledge

  9. Kinanthropometry X

    Proceedings of the 10th International Society for the Advancement of Kinanthropometry Conference, Held in Conjunction with the 13th Commonwealth International Sport Conference

    Edited by Mike Marfell-Jones, Tim Olds

    This book provides an up-to-date review of research and scientific knowledge in the field of kinanthropometry. This subject area is defined as the relationship between human structure and function and is exemplified in studies of growth and development, ergonomics, nutrition, human performance...

    Published May 31st 2010 by Routledge

  10. Biomechanical Evaluation of Movement in Sport and Exercise

    The British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences Guide

    Edited by Carl Payton, Roger Bartlett

    Series: BASES Sport and Exercise Science

    Published in association with the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences, this is the only up-to-date, practical guide to using the range of biomechanics movement analysis machines, equipment and software available today. It includes detailed explanations of the key theory...

    Published November 13th 2007 by Routledge