© 2005 – Routledge
400 pages | 270 B/W Illus.
Instant Notes Sport and Exercise Biomechanics provides a comprehensive overview of the key concepts in exercise and sport biomechanics. The kinematics of motion are reviewed in detail, outlining the physics of motion. Mechanical characteristics of motion, the mechanisms of injury, and the analysis of the sport technique provides a source of valuable information.
"This book is an important reading for biomechanics students, teachers and even researchers as well as anyone interested in understanding motion." Journal of Sports Science & Medicine
Part A: Kinematics of Motion Part B: Kinetics of Linear Motion Part C: Kinetics of Angular Motion Part D: Special Topics Part E: Applications Part F: Measurement Techniques. Appendices. Index
The Instant Notes series provides concise coverage of each subject, providing easy access to essential information. Each book: