Taylor & Francis India: Sport and Exercise Science

  • Stress Management and Prevention: Applications to Daily Life book cover

    Stress Management and Prevention

    Applications to Daily Life, 3rd Edition

    By David D. Chen

    Gain a critical understanding of the nature of stress from a positive psychology framework that allows you to look beyond a simple pathology of stress-related symptoms. This new edition of Stress Management and Prevention integrates Eastern and Western concepts of stress while emphasizing an…

    Paperback – 2016-09-07
    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

  • BioMedWomen: Proceedings of the International Conference on Clinical and BioEngineering for Women's Health (Porto, Portugal, 20-23 June, 2015) book cover

    BioMedWomen

    Proceedings of the International Conference on Clinical and BioEngineering for Women's Health (Porto, Portugal, 20-23 June, 2015), 1st Edition

    Edited by Renato Natal Jorge, Teresa Mascarenhas, José Alberto Duarte, Isabel Ramos, Maria Emília Costa, Maria Helena Figueiral, Olívia Pinho, Sofia Brandão, Thuane Da Roza, João Manuel R.S. Tavares

    BioMedWomen 2015 - Clinical and BioEngineering for Women´s Health contains all author contributions presented at BioMedWomen 2015 (Porto, Portugal, 20–23 June 2015). International contributions from countries worldwide provided comprehensive coverage of the current state-of-the-art on different…

    Hardback – 2016-07-25
    CRC Press

  • Green Exercise: Linking Nature, Health and Well-being book cover

    Green Exercise

    Linking Nature, Health and Well-being, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jo Barton, Rachel Bragg, Carly Wood, Jules Pretty

    The concept of Green Exercise has now been widely adopted and implies a synergistic health benefit of being active in the presence of nature. This book provides a balanced overview and synthesis text on all aspects of Green Exercise and integrates evidence from many different disciplines including…

    Paperback – 2016-06-23
    Routledge

  • 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

  • The Psychology of Perfectionism in Sport, Dance and Exercise book cover

    The Psychology of Perfectionism in Sport, Dance and Exercise

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew Hill

    Perfectionism has been found to play an important yet complex role in sport, dance and exercise. This collection provides a comprehensive and up-to-date account of theory, measurement, research findings, and practitioner issues associated with perfectionism, providing readers with insights…

    Paperback – 2016-05-17
    Routledge

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