Taylor & Francis India: Sport and Exercise Science

  • Running Cultures: Racing in Time and Space book cover

    Running Cultures

    Racing in Time and Space, 1st Edition

    By John Bale

    Running is one of the world's most widely practiced sports and recreations but until now it has intended to elude serious study outside of the natural sciences. John Bale brings the sport into the realm of the humanities by drawing on sources including literature, poetry, film, art and sculpture as…

    Paperback – 2004-04-22
    Routledge
    Sport in the Global Society

  • Data Analysis and Research for Sport and Exercise Science: A Student Guide book cover

    Data Analysis and Research for Sport and Exercise Science

    A Student Guide, 1st Edition

    By Craig Williams, Chris Wragg

    Data Analysis and Research for Sport and Exercise Science is tailored to suit undergraduate sports and exercise science students seeking a clear understanding of data and statistics to support their scientific research. The text is divided into three main areas: Research and Design, Data Analysis…

    Paperback – 2003-12-11
    Routledge

  • Sports Coaching Cultures: From Practice to Theory book cover

    Sports Coaching Cultures

    From Practice to Theory, 1st Edition

    By Kathleen M. Armour, Robyn Jones, Paul Potrac

    'The art of coaching is recognising the situation, recognising the people and responding to the people you are working with... that's the big thing, to handle people'. Steve Harrison, Coach, Middlesbrough Football Club. Responding to the fast growing subject in academic sports departments, this…

    Paperback – 2003-12-04
    Routledge

  • Sport, Rules and Values: Philosophical Investigations into the Nature of Sport book cover

    Sport, Rules and Values

    Philosophical Investigations into the Nature of Sport, 1st Edition

    By Graham McFee

    Sport, Rules and Values presents a philosophical perspective on issues concerning the character of sport. Discussion focuses on three broad uses commonly urged for rules: to define sport; to judge or assess sport performance; and to characterize the value of sport - especially if that value is…

    Paperback – 2003-11-27
    Routledge
    Ethics and Sport

  • The Tour De France, 1903-2003: A Century of Sporting Structures, Meanings and Values book cover

    The Tour De France, 1903-2003

    A Century of Sporting Structures, Meanings and Values, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hugh Dauncey, Geoff Hare

    This book analyses the Tour de France over its long history both as France's most prestigious and famous sporting event and as a European and, increasingly, a world cycling competition. This study provides interdisciplinary and varied perspectives on the sporting, cultural, social, economic and…

    Paperback – 2003-07-01
    Routledge
    Sport in the Global Society

  • Development of Movement Coordination in Children: Applications in the Field of Ergonomics, Health Sciences and Sport book cover

    Development of Movement Coordination in Children

    Applications in the Field of Ergonomics, Health Sciences and Sport, 1st Edition

    Edited by Geert Savelsbergh, Keith Davids, John van der Kamp, Simon J. Bennett

    Co-ordination of movement plays a key role in human development and is an important area in sport and health sciences. This book looks in detail at how children develop basic skills, such as walking and reaching for objects, and more complex skills such as throwing and catching a ball…

    Paperback – 2003-05-22
    Routledge

  • A Guide to Understanding Dietary Supplements book cover

    A Guide to Understanding Dietary Supplements

    1st Edition

    By Shawn M Talbott

    Written by one of the foremost experts on sports nutrition and performance, A Guide to Understanding Dietary Supplements takes a critical look at the dietary supplement industry. With an estimated 60 percent of adult Americans using dietary supplements every day, the need for a thorough examination…

    Paperback – 2002-12-19
    Routledge

  • Interceptive Actions in Sport: Information and Movement book cover

    Interceptive Actions in Sport

    Information and Movement, 1st Edition

    Edited by Simon Bennett, Keith Davids, Geert J.P. Savelsbergh, John van der Kamp

    Dynamic interceptive actions are those actions for which the body, or an implement, must be moved into the right place at the right time in order to accomplish a task. These actions are particularly prevalent in sport, for example reaching to catch a ball or running towards a target to make a…

    Paperback – 2002-05-23
    Routledge

  • Gender, Physical Activity, and Aging book cover

    Gender, Physical Activity, and Aging

    1st Edition

    Edited by Roy J. Shephard

    Why do women live longer than men? Does ownership of paired X chromosomes confer more prolonged survival on females, or is the gender difference in life-expectancy a cumulative consequence of differing life experiences for women and men? The areas of gender differences in aging, functional capacity…

    Hardback – 2001-08-29
    CRC Press

  • Counselling Athletes: Applying Reversal Theory book cover

    Counselling Athletes: Applying Reversal Theory

    1st Edition

    By John Kerr

    Reversal theory is an innovative psychological theory exploring human motivation, emotion and personality. This is the first book in the field to examine how reversal theory can be used by practitioners in applied sport psychology in their counselling work with athletes. Counselling Athletes…

    Paperback – 2001-07-05
    Routledge

  • A Step-by-Step Guide to SPSS for Sport and Exercise Studies book cover

    A Step-by-Step Guide to SPSS for Sport and Exercise Studies

    1st Edition

    By Nikos Ntoumanis

    SPSS is the international standard software package for data analysis in the social sciences. This book is the only SPSS guide designed specifically for students in the fields of sport, exercise and kinesiology. It Includes sport specific cases and data throughout.…

    Paperback – 2001-06-14
    Routledge

  • Sport in the City: The Role of Sport in Economic and Social Regeneration book cover

    Sport in the City

    The Role of Sport in Economic and Social Regeneration, 1st Edition

    Edited by Chris Gratton, Ian Henry

    Cities now seek to attract major sporting events and activities to re-image themselves, and frequently invest in community sports development to fund economic growth and regeneration. Including a range of case-studies from global (the Sydney Olympics) to local (urban school sports), this book …

    Paperback – 2001-04-26
    Routledge

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