Taylor & Francis India: Sports and Leisure

  • Perception and Decision-Making in Sport: Theories and Applications book cover

    Perception and Decision-Making in Sport

    Theories and Applications

    Edited by A. Mark Williams, Robin Jackson

    The ability to anticipate and make accurate decisions in a timely manner (‘game intelligence’) is fundamental to high-level performance in sport. Perception and Decision-Making in Sport is the first book to identify the underlying science behind anticipation and decision-making in sport, enhancing…

    Paperback – 2019-01-15 

  • Human Rights and Events, Leisure and Sport book cover

    Human Rights and Events, Leisure and Sport

    Edited by Jayne Caudwell, Darragh McGee

    This edited book aims to capture the functioning of human rights and civil activism at the level of the relationships between the individual and the social, and in relation to abuses, contestations, and transformations. Chapters cover the ways human rights are denied, articulated, and not realised.…

    Hardback – 2019-01-07 

  • African Sports: Past and Present book cover

    African Sports

    Past and Present

    Edited by Saheed Aderinto, Michael John Gennaro

    Sport holds significant value and has an intricate relationship with many components of African societies throughout history. For many Africans, sports are a way of life, a site of cultural heroes, a way out of poverty and social mobility, and a site for leisurely play. This volume explores…

    Paperback – 2019-01-01 

  • Stress and Recovery in Sport: A Manual for Testing and Assessment book cover

    Stress and Recovery in Sport

    A Manual for Testing and Assessment

    By Michael Kellmann, Sarah Kölling

    Paperback – 2019-01-01 

  • The Constraints-Led Approach for Sport Coaching: Principles of Practice Design book cover

    The Constraints-Led Approach for Sport Coaching

    Principles of Practice Design

    By Ian Renshaw, Keith Davids, Daniel Newcombe, Will Roberts

    For the last 25 years, a constraints-based framework has helped to inform the way that many sport scientists seek to understand performance, learning design and the development of expertise and talent in sport. A Constraints-Based Methodology for Sport provides students and practitioners with the…

    Paperback – 2018-12-18 
    Routledge Studies in Constraints-Based Methodologies in Sport

  • Whole Body Vibrations: Physical and Biological Effects on the Human Body book cover

    Whole Body Vibrations

    Physical and Biological Effects on the Human Body

    Edited by Redha Taiar, Christiano Bittencourt Machado, Xavier Chiementin, Mario Bernardo-Filho

    This book offers a comprehensive range of principles, methods, techniques and tools to provide the reader with a clear knowledge of the impact of vibration on the human body. The text considers physical, mechanical and biomechanical aspects and is illustrated by key application domains such as…

    Hardback – 2018-12-10 
    CRC Press

  • Sport, Ethics, and Neurophilosophy book cover

    Sport, Ethics, and Neurophilosophy

    Edited by Jeffrey P. Fry, Mike McNamee

    This innovative book comprises chapters by international scholars on a wide variety of topics at the intersection of sport, ethics, and neurophilosophy, representing a new mode of fluid interaction between science and philosophy for the future of sports scholarship. It was first published as a…

    Hardback – 2018-12-10 

  • Soccer and the American Dream book cover

    Soccer and the American Dream

    By Ian Lawrence

    The American Dream is founded upon the ideological belief that ‘you can be anything you want to be’, regardless of your current class position, and is one of the most emotive, pervasive and ideologically embedded concepts championed by American citizens. Providing contemporary insight into the…

    Hardback – 2018-12-07 
    Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

  • Sports Law book cover

    Sports Law

    5th Edition

    By Simon Gardiner, Roger Welch, John O'Leary, Simon Boyes, Urvasi Naidoo

    Long established as the market leading textbook on sports law, this new edition continues to offer a comprehensive and authoritative examination of the legal issues surrounding and governing sport. Alert to the role that sport plays within society throughout, this edition is divided into four core…

    Paperback – 2018-12-01 

  • Football Psychology: From Theory to Practice book cover

    Football Psychology

    From Theory to Practice

    Edited by Erkut Konter, Jürgen Beckmann, Todd Loughead

    This is the first book to comprehensively map the psychology of learning, playing and coaching the world’s favourite sport. Including contributions from a range of international researchers, each chapter provides a review of the relevant literature, key theories, real-world examples, and…

    Paperback – 2018-11-18 

  • Gender, Companionship and Travel: Discourses in Pre-modern and Modern Travel Literature book cover

    Gender, Companionship and Travel

    Discourses in Pre-modern and Modern Travel Literature

    Edited by Floris Meens, Tom Sintobin

    Over the last couple of decades there has been a strong academic interest in how individuals interact with each other while en route. Yet, even if various studies have informed us about present-day realities of travel companionships, we know little about the influence of gender both on these…

    Hardback – 2018-11-17 
    International Studies of Women and Place

  • Routledge Handbook of Cultural Sociology: 2nd Edition book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Cultural Sociology

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Laura Grindstaff, John R. Hall, Ming-cheng Lo

    The thoroughly revised and updated second edition of the Handbook of Cultural Sociology provides an unparalleled overview of sociological and related scholarship on the complex relations of culture to social structures and everyday life. With 70 essays written by scholars from around the world, the…

    Hardback – 2018-11-07 
    Routledge International Handbooks

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