Taylor & Francis India: Sport and Exercise Science

  • Values in Youth Sport and Physical Education book cover

    Values in Youth Sport and Physical Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jean Whitehead, Hamish Telfer, John Lambert

    As sport has become more intense, professional and commercialized so have the debates grown about what constitutes acceptable behaviour and fair play, and how to encourage and develop ‘good’ sporting behaviour, particularly in children and young people. This book explores the nature and function of…

    Paperback – 2015-08-21
    Routledge

  • Optimizing Physical Performance During Fasting and Dietary Restriction: Implications for Athletes and Sports Medicine book cover

    Optimizing Physical Performance During Fasting and Dietary Restriction

    Implications for Athletes and Sports Medicine, 1st Edition

    By Ezdine Bouhlel, Roy J. Shephard

    Optimizing Physical Performance During Fasting and Dietary Restriction examines the effects of sustained fasting and food restrictions on metabolism and physical performance in athletes. It provides broad coverage including both religious and non-religious fasting and dietary restrictions. This…

    Hardback – 2015-08-18
    CRC Press

  • Understanding UK Sport Policy in Context book cover

    Understanding UK Sport Policy in Context

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jonathan Grix, Lesley Phillpots

    The London Olympics of 2012 acted as a focal point for an examination of UK sport policy. Individual chapters from leading specialists in their fields focus upon the central components of the UK’s ‘model’ of sport - for example elite, school and community sport and talent ID policies - and discuss…

    Paperback – 2015-08-14
    Routledge

  • Children and Exercise XIX: Promoting health and well-being book cover

    Children and Exercise XIX

    Promoting health and well-being, 1st Edition

    Edited by N. Armstrong

    The XIXth International Symposium of the European Group of Pediatric Work Physiology was held in Moretonhampstead, UK in September 1997 drawing together academic and medical experts from 26 countries under the theme of promoting health and well-being. This book contains the full text of the 11…

    Paperback – 2015-08-11
    Taylor & Francis

  • Complex Systems in Sport book cover

    Complex Systems in Sport

    1st Edition

    Edited by Keith Davids, Robert Hristovski, Duarte Araújo, Natalia Balague Serre, Chris Button, Pedro Passos

    Complex systems in nature are those with many interacting parts, all capable of influencing global system outcomes. There is a growing body of research that has modeled sport performance from a complexity sciences perspective, studying the behavior of individual athletes and sports teams as…

    Paperback – 2015-08-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport and Exercise Science

  • Parenting in Youth Sport: From Research to Practice book cover

    Parenting in Youth Sport

    From Research to Practice, 1st Edition

    By Nicholas L. Holt, Camilla J. Knight

    Being the parent of a young athlete is a complex and challenging endeavour. Parents play a pivotal role in the development of young people in reaching their full potential in sport – indeed, the psychological and practical support of parents can be as vital to young athletes as the appropriate…

    Paperback – 2015-08-04
    Routledge

  • Rethinking Drug Use in Sport: Why the war will never be won book cover

    Rethinking Drug Use in Sport

    Why the war will never be won, 1st Edition

    By Bob Stewart, Aaron Smith

    Drug free sport is an unattainable aspiration. In this critical, paradigm-shifting reappraisal of contemporary drug policy in sport, Bob Stewart and Aaron Smith argue that drug use in sport is an inexorable consequence of the nature, structure and culture of sport itself. By de-mythologising and…

    Paperback – 2015-07-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

  • Food, Nutrition and Sports Performance III book cover

    Food, Nutrition and Sports Performance III

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ronald J. Maughan, Susan M. Shirreffs

    As sport has become more professionalised over the last thirty years, so the role of nutrition in promoting health and performance has become ever more important to athletes who search for the extra edge to succeed in their respective sports. With the expansion in the provision of medical and…

    Paperback – 2015-07-01
    Routledge

  • Children and Exercise XXVIII: The Proceedings of the 28th Pediatric Work Physiology Meeting book cover

    Children and Exercise XXVIII

    The Proceedings of the 28th Pediatric Work Physiology Meeting, 1st Edition

    Edited by Manuel Coelho-E-Silva, Neil Armstrong

    Children and Exercise XXVIII presents the latest scientific research into paediatric exercise physiology, endocrinology, kinanthropometry, growth and maturation, and youth sport. Including contributions from a wide-range of leading international experts, the book is arranged into seven thematic…

    Paperback – 2015-06-25
    Routledge

  • Biomechanics and Medicine in Swimming V1 book cover

    Biomechanics and Medicine in Swimming V1

    1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2015-06-09
    Taylor & Francis

  • Science and Skiing book cover

    Science and Skiing

    1st Edition

    Edited by E. Kornexl, E. Muller, C. Raschner, H. Schwameder

    The first International Congress on Science and Skiing was held in Austria in January 1996. The main aim of the conference was to bring together original key research in this area and provid an essential update for those in the field. The lnk between theory and practice was also addressed, making…

    Paperback – 2015-06-09
    Taylor & Francis

  • Anti-doping: Policy and Governance book cover

    Anti-doping: Policy and Governance

    1st Edition

    Edited by Barrie Houlihan, Mike McNamee

    The book addresses a series of key aspects of contemporary anti-doping policy. At the broader philosophical level, questions are asked about whether the scale of anti-doping activity and the intrusiveness of anti-doping policy in the lives of athletes is proportionate to the problem of doping.…

    Paperback – 2015-04-27
    Routledge

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