Taylor & Francis India: Sport and Exercise Science

  • The Ethics of Doping and Anti-Doping: Redeeming the Soul of Sport? book cover

    The Ethics of Doping and Anti-Doping

    Redeeming the Soul of Sport?, 1st Edition

    By Verner Møller

    With every positive drugs test the credibility and veracity of modern elite sport is diminished. In this radical and provocative critique of current anti-doping policy and practice, Verner Møller argues that the fight against doping – promoted as an initiative to cleanse sport of cheats – is at…

    Paperback – 2009-08-17
    Routledge
    Ethics and Sport

  • The Masters Athlete: Understanding the Role of Sport and Exercise in Optimizing Aging book cover

    The Masters Athlete

    Understanding the Role of Sport and Exercise in Optimizing Aging, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joe Baker, Sean Horton, Patricia Weir

    Masters athletes are those that continue to train and compete, typically at a high level, beyond the age of thirty-five and into middle and old age. As populations in the industrialized world get older and governments become increasingly keen to promote healthy aging and non-pharmacological…

    Paperback – 2009-07-17
    Routledge

  • Nutritional Concerns in Recreation, Exercise, and Sport book cover

    Nutritional Concerns in Recreation, Exercise, and Sport

    1st Edition

    Edited by Judy A. Driskell, Ira Wolinsky

    Athletes, coaches, and recreationalists are continually seeking ways to maximize their competitive efforts in both exercise and sport, and from 5km runners to Olympians, most athletes recognize that good nutrition is as crucial to success as ongoing practice and regular exercise. Written and edited…

    Hardback – 2009-06-23
    CRC Press

  • Human Muscle Fatigue book cover

    Human Muscle Fatigue

    1st Edition

    Edited by Craig Williams, Sébastien Ratel

    When human muscle fatigues, athletic performance becomes impaired. For those individuals suffering muscle or metabolic diseases the effects of muscle fatigue can make everyday tasks difficult. Understanding the scientific processes responsible for skeletal muscle fatigue is therefore central to the…

    Paperback – 2009-06-16
    Routledge

  • Human Potential: Exploring Techniques Used to Enhance Human Performance book cover

    Human Potential

    Exploring Techniques Used to Enhance Human Performance, 1st Edition

    By David Vernon

    Throughout time, people have explored the ways in which they can improve some aspect of their performance. Such attempts are more visible today, with many working to gain an ‘edge’ on their performance, whether it is to learn a new language, improve memory or increase golf handicaps. This book…

    Paperback – 2009-06-11
    Routledge

  • Nutrition and Exercise Concerns of Middle Age book cover

    Nutrition and Exercise Concerns of Middle Age

    1st Edition

    By Judy A. Driskell

    Many health professionals today seem to approach sports nutrition and physical activity recommendations with a "one size fits all" approach. Surprisingly, little consideration goes into addressing the changing needs of athletes as they progress in age. Nutrition and Exercise Concerns of Middle…

    Hardback – 2009-03-10
    CRC Press

  • Science and Football V: The Proceedings of the Fifth World Congress on Sports Science and Football book cover

    Science and Football V

    The Proceedings of the Fifth World Congress on Sports Science and Football, 1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas Reilly, Jan Cabri, Duarte Araújo

    Science and Football V presents the edited papers from the Fifth World Congress on Science and Football that took place in Portugal in April 2003. The collection represents the latest scientific research into the variety of sports known as football such as association football; rugby codes (Union…

    Paperback – 2008-08-10
    Routledge

  • Physical Fitness Laboratories on a Budget book cover

    Physical Fitness Laboratories on a Budget

    1st Edition

    By Terry J. Housh, Joel T. Cramer, Joseph P. Weir, Travis W. Beck, Glen O. Johnson

    This lab manual is designed to benefit those colleges and universities that offer courses with lab components in physical fitness, exercise physiology, and healthy lifestyles but do not have the facilities and/or budget to allow students to train in high-tech laboratory settings. This long-overdue…

    Paperback – 2008-08-01
    Routledge

  • Functional Anatomy for Sport and Exercise: Quick Reference book cover

    Functional Anatomy for Sport and Exercise

    Quick Reference, 1st Edition

    By Clare E. Milner

    Functional Anatomy for Sport and Exercise is a quick reference guide to human musculoskeletal anatomy in its moving, active context. An accessible format makes it easy for students to locate clear, concise explanations and descriptions of anatomical structures, human movement terms and key…

    Paperback – 2008-07-01
    Routledge

  • The Psychology of Teaching Physical Education: From Theory to Practice book cover

    The Psychology of Teaching Physical Education

    From Theory to Practice, 1st Edition

    By Bonnie Blankenship

    This book weaves together theory, research, and practical information related to the psychological aspects of physical education. Unlike other exercise/sport psychology books on the market, The Psychology of Teaching Physical Education is written especially for future and practicing physical…

    Paperback – 2008-03-01
    Routledge

  • Amino Acids and Proteins for the Athlete: The Anabolic Edge book cover

    Amino Acids and Proteins for the Athlete: The Anabolic Edge

    2nd Edition

    By Mauro G. Di Pasquale

    Extensively updated with all chapters rewritten and double the information and references, Amino Acids and Proteins for the Athlete: The Anabolic Edge, Second Edition reflects the nearly exponential increase in data and knowledge in the past few years regarding the use of amino acids and proteins…

    Hardback – 2007-11-30
    CRC Press
    Nutrition in Exercise & Sport

  • Sports Nutrition: Energy Metabolism and Exercise book cover

    Sports Nutrition

    Energy Metabolism and Exercise, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Judy A. Driskell, Ira Wolinsky

    Exercise by itself tears down the body. To rebuild that body so that it expresses greater strength, endurance, and speed, requires sound nutritional practices based on fact rather than fad. Those practices must also recognize that specific needs vary greatly according to age, gender, and intensity…

    Hardback – 2007-09-14
    CRC Press
    Nutrition in Exercise & Sport

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