Taylor & Francis India: Sport and Exercise Science

  • Existential Psychology and Sport: Theory and Application book cover

    Existential Psychology and Sport

    Theory and Application, 1st Edition

    By Mark Nesti

    This book offers a radical alternative to the cognitive and cognitive-behavioural approaches that have dominated sport psychology, and is the first to systematically apply existential psychological theory and phenomenological method to sport psychology. This much-needed alternative framework for…

    Paperback – 2006-05-17

  • Ethics In Sport And Exercise Psychology Eb V16#1 book cover

    Ethics In Sport And Exercise Psychology Eb V16#1

    1st Edition

    Ethics in Sport and Exercise Psychology explores professional issues that pose unique challenges to those working in the rapidly expanding field of sport psychology. The papers included in this special issue feature the insights of experienced professionals in sport and exercise psychology. Topics…

    Paperback – 2006-04-11
    Psychology Press

  • Handbook of Soccer Match Analysis: A Systematic Approach to Improving Performance book cover

    Handbook of Soccer Match Analysis

    A Systematic Approach to Improving Performance, 1st Edition

    By Christopher Carling, A. Mark Williams, Thomas Reilly

    Appealing to a wide audience, this ground-breaking handbook takes an in-depth look at soccer match analysis, highlighting the latest in match analysis research and the innovative technologies now being used by professional soccer clubs around the world. Bridging the gap between research, theory…

    Paperback – 2005-12-20

  • Pain and Injury in Sport: Social and Ethical Analysis book cover

    Pain and Injury in Sport

    Social and Ethical Analysis, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sigmund Loland, Berit Skirstad, Ivan Waddington

    For elite athletes, pain and injury are normal. In a challenge to the orthodox medical model, this book makes it clear that pain and injury cannot be understood in terms of physiology alone, and examines the influence of social and cultural processes on how athletes experience pain and injury. It…

    Paperback – 2005-12-16
    Ethics and Sport

  • Genetic Technology and Sport: Ethical Questions book cover

    Genetic Technology and Sport

    Ethical Questions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Claudio Tamburrini, Torbjörn Tännsjö

    Will the genetic design of athletes destroy sport … or will it lead to a new and extraordinary age of athletic achievement? Exploring a new territory in sport and ethics, this edited collection contains some of the best new writing that has emerged from the debates concerning the uses of genetic…

    Paperback – 2005-11-03
    Ethics and Sport

  • Philosophy and the Sciences of Exercise, Health and Sport: Critical Perspectives on Research Methods book cover

    Philosophy and the Sciences of Exercise, Health and Sport

    Critical Perspectives on Research Methods, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mike McNamee

    Should we trust scientific research? Do 'the facts' really speak for themselves? Philosophy and the Sciences of Exercise, Health and Sport critically reflects on the nature and aims of scientific enquiry in these disciplines. The book addresses the underlying assumptions and development of…

    Paperback – 2005-07-15

  • The Obesity Epidemic: Science, Morality and Ideology book cover

    The Obesity Epidemic

    Science, Morality and Ideology, 1st Edition

    By Michael Gard, Jan Wright

    Increasing obesity levels are currently big news but do we think carefully enough about what this trend actually means? Everybody – including doctors, parents, teachers, sports clubs, businesses and governments – has a role to play in the ‘war on obesity’. But is talk of an obesity ‘crisis’…

    Paperback – 2005-04-26

  • Oxygen Uptake Kinetics in Sport, Exercise and Medicine book cover

    Oxygen Uptake Kinetics in Sport, Exercise and Medicine

    1st Edition

    By Andrew M. Jones, David C. Poole

    Despite its crucial importance, scientists interested in the limitations of human physical performance have only just started to give the field of oxygen uptake kinetics the attention it deserves. Understanding the principal determinant of the oxygen uptake kinetics is fundamental to improving…

    Paperback – 2004-12-02

  • Rethinking Aggression and Violence in Sport book cover

    Rethinking Aggression and Violence in Sport

    1st Edition

    By John H. Kerr

    Rethinking Aggression and Violence in Sport explores the psychological aspects of these two intrinsic elements of competitive sport. This book critically examines the important issues associated with aggression and violence in sport, including: * a review of current theory in the psychology of…

    Paperback – 2004-09-23

  • Youth Soccer: From Science to Performance book cover

    Youth Soccer

    From Science to Performance, 1st Edition

    By Thomas Reilly, Dave Richardson, Gareth Stratton, A. Mark Williams

    As the adult game has increased in popularity, youth soccer has also seen significant expansion in recent years. The popularity of the youth game is set to continue. Young boy and girl players wish to emulate professional soccer stars and the professional game, often with long-term financial…

    Paperback – 2004-09-16

  • Critical Moments During Competition: A Mind-Body Model of Sport Performance When It Counts the Most book cover

    Critical Moments During Competition

    A Mind-Body Model of Sport Performance When It Counts the Most, 1st Edition

    By Roland A. Carlstedt

    This book presents first-time research findings and new empirically based perspectives and applications in sport psychology.Highly provocative data derived from the largest single study ever on athletes is used to advance an original model of peak performance centering on a clearly emerging…

    Paperback – 2004-07-24
    Psychology Press

  • Genetically Modified Athletes: Biomedical Ethics, Gene Doping and Sport book cover

    Genetically Modified Athletes

    Biomedical Ethics, Gene Doping and Sport, 1st Edition

    By Andy Miah

    In a provocative analysis of sport ethics and human values, Genetically Modified Athletes imagines the brave new world of sport. The internationally acclaimed book examines this issue at a crucial time in its theorisation, questioning the very cornerstone of sporting and medical ethics, asking…

    Paperback – 2004-07-15
    Ethics and Sport

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