Applied Sport Science Products

  • Human Motor Development

    A Lifespan Approach, 10th Edition

    By Greg Payne, Larry Isaacs

    Human Motor Development: A Lifespan Approach 10th Edition offers an overview to the study of changes in human movement across the lifespan. The book uses a wholistic approach and emphasizes the importance of intellectual, social and physical development and their impact on human motor development…

    Paperback – 2020-03-15 
    Routledge

  • Strength and Conditioning

    A Concise Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By John Cissik

    Strength and Conditioning: A Concise Introduction offers a concise but comprehensive overview of training for athletic performance. Introducing essential theory and practical techniques in all of the core areas of athletic training, the book clearly demonstrates how to apply fundamental principles…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Sociocultural Examinations of Sports Concussions

    1st Edition

    Edited by Matt Ventresca, Mary G McDonald

    Sport’s "concussion crisis" has been characterized by controversial scientific discoveries, athlete suicides, and high profile lawsuits involving professional sports leagues, while provoking widespread media coverage, changes to game rules, and debate about the future of many popular sports.…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport and Exercise Science

  • Testing and Evaluation of Strength and Power

    1st Edition

    By Mike McGuigan

    Strength and Power are recognised as key components of human health and performance. Therefore, it is vital for Exercise Scientists and Strength and Conditioning practitioners to be able to assess these qualities effectively. Testing methods of these components are often presented as standalone…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Essentials of Performance Analysis in Sport

    Third edition, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Mike Hughes, Ian M Franks, Henriette Dancs

    The coaching process is about enhancing performance by providing feedback about the performance to the athlete or team. Researchers have shown that human observation and memory, are not reliable enough to provide accurate and objective information for high-performance athletes. Objective measuring…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Football as Medicine

    Prescribing Football for Global Health Promotion, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Krustrup, Daniel Parnell

    It is beyond dispute that physical activity is good for us, but what are the benefits, challenges and impacts of sport on health? This is the first book to focus on football in the context of health, from individual, public and population-level perspectives. Football as Medicine examines the…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Critical Research in Football

  • Designing and Conducting Research in Health and Human Performance

    2nd Edition

    By Tracey D Matthews, Kimberly T Kostelis

    Designing and Conducting Research in Health and Human Performance, 2nd edition shows students how to become effective producers and consumers of health and human performance research. Like the first edition, this edition provides comprehensive coverage of both quantitative and qualitative research…

    Paperback – 2019-12-19 
    Routledge

  • The Myths About Nutrition Science

    1st Edition

    By David Lightsey

    Many nutrition science and food production myths and misconceptions dominate the health and fitness field, and many athletes and active consumers unknowingly embrace a myriad of what can be deemed ‘junk-science’, which has now infiltrated many related science fields. Consumers simply have no…

    Paperback – 2019-12-17 
    Routledge

  • The Use of Video Technologies in Refereeing Football and Other Sports

    1st Edition

    Edited by Manuel Armenteros, Anto J. Benitez, Miguel Ángel Betancor

    The IFAB took a historic step in the approval of experiments on the use of video in order to provide support to football refereeing. For a long time, various different lobbying sectors had claimed this technology as an effective aid in decision making. The Use of Video Technologies in Refereeing…

    Hardback – 2019-12-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sports Technology and Engineering

  • Skill Acquisition in Sport

    Research, Theory and Practice, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Nicola J. Hodges, A. Mark Williams

    Skill Acquisition in Sport gives academics, students, coaches and practitioners the broadest and most scientifically rigorous grounding in the principles and practice of the field. Fully revised, updated and restructured, the third edition integrates theory and practice, and provides more material…

    Paperback – 2019-11-18 
    Routledge

  • Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy in Sport and Exercise

    1st Edition

    Edited by Martin Turner, Richard Bennett

    Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy (REBT) is one of the most widely used counselling approaches in the world and is one of the original forms of Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT). Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy in Sport and Exercise is the first and only book to date to examine the use of REBT in…

    Paperback – 2019-10-21 
    Routledge

  • The Athlete Apperception Technique

    Manual and Materials for Sport and Clinical Psychologists, 1st Edition

    By Petah M. Gibbs, Mark B. Andersen, Daryl B. Marchant

    As the field of sport psychology has matured, so a greater appreciation for a diversity of training models, research methodologies, and therapeutic approaches, opposed to the dominant models of objective testing, has developed. The Athlete Apperception Technique (AAT) sets out a sport-specific…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30
    Routledge

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