Taylor & Francis India: Applied Sport Science

  • Complexity and Control in Team Sports: Dialectics in contesting human systems book cover

    Complexity and Control in Team Sports

    Dialectics in contesting human systems, 1st Edition

    By Felix Lebed, Michael Bar-Eli

    Complexity and Control in Team Sports is the first book to apply complex systems theory to ‘soccer-like’ team games (including basketball, handball and hockey) and to present a framework for understanding and managing the elite sports team as a multi-level complex system. Conventional…

    Hardback – 2013-03-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport and Exercise Science

  • Mixed Methods Research in the Movement Sciences: Case Studies in Sport, Physical Education and Dance book cover

    Mixed Methods Research in the Movement Sciences

    Case Studies in Sport, Physical Education and Dance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Oleguer Camerino, Marta Castaner, Teresa M Anguera

    Mixed methods research techniques, combining both quantitative and qualitative elements, have become well established throughout the social, behavioural and natural sciences. This is the first book to focus on the application of mixed methods research in the movement sciences, specifically in sport…

    Hardback – 2012-06-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport and Exercise Science

  • Professional Practice in Sport Psychology: A review book cover

    Professional Practice in Sport Psychology

    A review, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sheldon Hanton, Stephen Mellalieu

    Sport psychologists working with athletes, teams and sports performers are only as effective as their professional techniques and competencies will allow. This is the first book to offer a detailed and critical appraisal of the conceptual foundations of contemporary professional practice in sport…

    Hardback – 2011-11-04
    Routledge

  • Paediatric Biomechanics and Motor Control: Theory and Application book cover

    Paediatric Biomechanics and Motor Control

    Theory and Application, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mark De Ste Croix, Thomas Korff

    Paediatric Biomechanics and Motor Control brings together the very latest developmental research using biomechanical measurement and analysis techniques and is the first book to focus on biomechanical aspects of child development. The book is divided into four main sections – the biological…

    Hardback – 2011-10-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport and Exercise Science

  • Attachment in Sport, Exercise and Wellness book cover

    Attachment in Sport, Exercise and Wellness

    1st Edition

    By Sam Carr

    Attachment theory is a concept well known to ‘mainstream’ psychologists, informing the literature in areas as diverse as psychodynamics, developmental psychology, social psychology and counselling. This important new book is the first to demonstrate the relevance of attachment theory to the…

    Hardback – 2011-10-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport and Exercise Science

  • Children and Exercise XXVII book cover

    Children and Exercise XXVII

    1st Edition

    Edited by Craig Williams, Neil Armstrong

    Children and Exercise XXVII presents the latest scientific research into paediatric sport and exercise science and medicine, including contributions from a wide range of leading international experts and early career researchers. The book begins with chapters devoted to the five invited…

    Hardback – 2011-09-08
    Routledge

  • Mental Toughness in Sport: Developments in Theory and Research book cover

    Mental Toughness in Sport

    Developments in Theory and Research, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel Gucciardi, Sandy Gordon

    The pursuit of excellence in sport depends on four key facets of performance, namely physical, technical, tactical and mental skills. However, when physical, technical and tactical skills are evenly matched, a common occurrence at elite level, it is the performer with greater levels of mental…

    Hardback – 2011-07-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport and Exercise Science

  • Projectile Dynamics in Sport: Principles and Applications book cover

    Projectile Dynamics in Sport

    Principles and Applications, 1st Edition

    By Colin White

    How can we predict the trajectory of a baseball from bat to outfield? How do the dimples in a golf ball influence its flight from tee to pin? What forces determine the path of a soccer ball steered over a defensive wall by an elite player? An understanding of the physical processes involved in…

    Hardback – 2010-08-18
    Routledge

  • Motor Learning in Practice: A Constraints-Led Approach book cover

    Motor Learning in Practice

    A Constraints-Led Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ian Renshaw, Keith Davids, Geert J.P. Savelsbergh

    Motor Learning in Practice explores the fundamental processes of motor learning and skill acquisition in sport, and explains how a constraints-led approach can be used to design more effective learning environments for sports practice and performance. Drawing on ecological psychology, the book…

    Hardback – 2010-03-10
    Routledge

  • International Research in Science and Soccer book cover

    International Research in Science and Soccer

    1st Edition

    Edited by Barry Drust, Thomas Reilly, A. Mark Williams

    International Research in Science and Soccer showcases the very latest research into the world’s most widely played sport. With contributions from world-leading researchers and practitioners working at every level of the game, from grass roots to elite level, the book covers every key aspect of…

    Hardback – 2009-09-15
    Routledge

  • Contemporary Sport, Leisure and Ergonomics book cover

    Contemporary Sport, Leisure and Ergonomics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas 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…

    Hardback – 2009-03-24
    Routledge

  • Sporting Sounds: Relationships Between Sport and Music book cover

    Sporting Sounds

    Relationships Between Sport and Music, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anthony Bateman, John Bale

    Music and sport are both highly significant cultural forms, yet the substantial and longstanding connections between the two have largely been overlooked. Sporting Sounds addresses this oversight in an intriguing and innovative collection of essays. With contributions from leading international…

    Hardback – 2008-10-13
    Routledge

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