Taylor & Francis India: Sport and Exercise Science

  • Learning Technologies and the Body: Integration and Implementation In Formal and Informal Learning Environments book cover

    Learning Technologies and the Body

    Integration and Implementation In Formal and Informal Learning Environments, 1st Edition

    Edited by Victor R. Lee

    This volume explores how technology-supported learning environments can incorporate physical activity and interactive experiences in formal education. It presents cutting-edge research and design work on a new generation of "body-centric" technologies such as wearable body sensors, GPS tracking…

    Paperback – 2016-11-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Contemporary Advances in Sport Psychology: A Review book cover

    Contemporary Advances in Sport Psychology

    A Review, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Mellalieu, Sheldon Hanton

    Contemporary Advances in Sport Psychology brings together leading international researchers to showcase some of the most important emerging topics in contemporary sport psychology. Each chapter offers a comprehensive review of current knowledge and research on a cutting-edge theme, followed by…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge

  • Teaching Tactical Creativity in Sport: Research and Practice book cover

    Teaching Tactical Creativity in Sport

    Research and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Daniel Memmert

    Creativity is an essential component of sport performance. The player who can make decisions that are both unexpected – and therefore less easily predicted by his/her opponent – and appropriate is the player who is likely to be successful. In this ground-breaking new book Daniel Memmert explores…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

  • The Organizational Psychology of Sport: Key Issues and Practical Applications book cover

    The Organizational Psychology of Sport

    Key Issues and Practical Applications, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christopher R. D. Wagstaff

    This ground-breaking book is the first to provide a comprehensive overview of how organizational psychology can be used to understand and improve performance in elite sport. Using recent theoretical advances from this burgeoning area of research, each chapter offers key conceptual issues and…

    Paperback – 2016-09-14
    Routledge

  • Life Story Research in Sport: Understanding the Experiences of Elite and Professional Athletes through Narrative book cover

    Life Story Research in Sport

    Understanding the Experiences of Elite and Professional Athletes through Narrative, 1st Edition

    By Kitrina Douglas, David Carless

    What is life really like for the elite athlete? How does the experience of being a professional sports person differ from the popular perceptions of fans, journalists or academics? Why might elite sports people experience mental health difficulties away from the public gaze? In the first…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport and Exercise Science

  • Psychology in Professional Sports and the Performing Arts: Challenges and Strategies book cover

    Psychology in Professional Sports and the Performing Arts

    Challenges and Strategies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Robert J. Schinke, Dieter Hackfort

    The relationship between sport and exercise psychology and the realm of professional sport and performance has grown exponentially in recent years. Elite athletes increasingly see the value in seeking psychological advice and expertise, while consultants now work in a wider range of elite…

    Paperback – 2016-08-04
    Routledge
    Key Issues in Sport and Exercise Psychology

  • Talent Development, Existential Philosophy and Sport: On Becoming an Elite Athlete book cover

    Talent Development, Existential Philosophy and Sport

    On Becoming an Elite Athlete, 1st Edition

    By Kenneth Aggerholm

     'Why don’t young athletes in sport just quit?’ Starting with this question and drawing on existential philosophy, phenomenology and hermeneutics, Talent Development, Existential Philosophy and Sport seeks a deeper understanding of the experience of being a talented young sportsperson striving…

    Paperback – 2016-08-04
    Routledge
    Ethics and Sport

  • Computer Science in Sport: Research and Practice book cover

    Computer Science in Sport

    Research and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Arnold Baca

    Computers are a fundamentally important tool in sport science research, sports performance analysis and, increasingly, in coaching and education programmes in sport. This book defines the field of ‘sport informatics’, explaining how computer science can be used to solve sport-related problems, in…

    Paperback – 2016-06-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport and Exercise Science

  • Eccentric Exercise: Physiology and application in sport and rehabilitation book cover

    Eccentric Exercise

    Physiology and application in sport and rehabilitation, 1st Edition

    By Hans Hoppeler

    Eccentric muscle contraction, during which a muscle lengthens while under tension, is a fundamental process of human movement but a surprisingly under-researched area of exercise science. Evidence suggests that training programmes which incorporate both eccentric and concentric contractions can…

    Paperback – 2016-06-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport and Exercise Science

  • Advances in Sport, Leisure and Ergonomics book cover

    Advances in Sport, Leisure and Ergonomics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas Reilly, Julie Greeves

    This important new volume brings together recent research by leading international ergonomists and sport and exercise scientists. The book presents a wide range of studies in occupational ergonomics, each utilizing techniques that are also employed by sports and exercise science research groups,…

    Paperback – 2016-05-31
    Routledge

  • Health and Elite Sport: Is High Performance Sport a Healthy Pursuit? book cover

    Health and Elite Sport

    Is High Performance Sport a Healthy Pursuit?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joe Baker, Parissa Safai, Jessica Fraser-Thomas

    Health and Elite Sport is the first book to critically examine the relationship between participation in high performance sport and health outcomes. Drawing on theory and empirical data from a wide range of disciplines, including sociology, developmental psychology, epidemiology, and physical…

    Paperback – 2016-05-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

  • Global Practices and Training in Applied Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology: A Case Study Approach book cover

    Global Practices and Training in Applied Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology

    A Case Study Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by J. Gualberto Cremades, Lauren S. Tashman

    Global Practices and Training in Applied Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology offers case analysis as a vehicle to address issues and experiences in the application of sport, exercise, and performance psychology (SEPP) and the supervision/training of individuals to become professionals in…

    Paperback – 2016-05-17
    Routledge

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