Physical Activity and Health Products

  • The Psychology of Exercise

    Integrating Theory and Practice, 5th Edition

    By Curt L. Lox, Kathleen A. Martin Ginis, Heather Gainforth, Steven J. Petruzzello

    Now in its fifth edition, The Psychology of Exercise: Integrating Theory and Practice is the ideal resource for upper-level undergraduate courses devoted to the study of exercise behavior. Following the success of previous editions, this book successfully integrates theoretical principles and the…

    Paperback – 2019-07-30 
    Routledge

  • Physical Literacy across the World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Margaret Whitehead

    Physical Literacy across the World records the progress of the concept of physical literacy over the last decade. It examines developments, issues and controversies in physical literacy studies, and looks at how the concept has been implemented around the world. Contributions from practitioners…

    Paperback – 2019-06-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

  • Dietary Supplementation in Sport and Exercise

    Evidence, Safety and Ergogenic Benefits, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jay Hoffman

    Dietary Supplementation in Sport and Exercise removes the myths associated with many dietary supplements, by providing an evidence-based approach to the physiological mechanisms related to popular supplements, and examining their ergogenic benefits in both competitive and recreational athletes.…

    Paperback – 2019-06-24 
    Routledge

  • ‘Race’, Youth Sport, Physical Activity and Health

    Global Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Symeon Dagkas, Laura Azzarito, Kevin Hylton

    ‘Race’, Youth Sport, Physical Activity and Health provides a resource that addresses ‘race’ and racism in an accessible way by contextualizing theory with practical evidence-based examples drawn from global geographical and cultural settings. This is the first book to focus on issues of ‘race’…

    Hardback – 2019-06-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Perspectives on Equality and Social Justice in Sport and Leisure

  • Extreme and Rare Sports: Performance Demands, Drivers, Functional Foods, and Nutrition

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sourya Datta, Debasis Bagchi

    Two crucial components of a healthy life are nutrition and exercise. The importance of appropriate diet, food and nutrition are extremely important to be successful in sports, and, especially, in extreme sports. Extreme sport is an activity where a participant must demonstrate both mental and…

    Hardback – 2019-05-31 
    CRC Press

  • Psychosocial Health and Wellbeing in High-Level Athletes

    1st Edition

    By Nick Galli

    The psychological health of competitive athletes is of paramount importance to performance, retention, and wellbeing in sport, and national governing bodies are increasingly concerned with its promotion. Psychosocial Health and Wellbeing in High-Level Athletes offers students, researchers and…

    Paperback – 2019-05-23 
    Routledge

  • Functional Exercise and Rehabilitation

    The Neuroscience of movement, pain and performance, 1st Edition

    By James Crossley

    This book serves as an accessible and visual guide providing the essentials of therapeutic exercise and rehabilitation, including mobilization, stabilization and myofascial release. This practical guide is presented in an easy to read style and has been written by an exercise specialist who is also…

    Paperback – 2019-04-30 
    Unknown

  • Advancing the Profession of Exercise Physiology

    1st Edition

    By Tommy Boone

    In recent times, the ASEP (American Society of Exercise Physiologists) leaders have developed and implemented academic standards to promote professionalism in academic programs throughout the U.S. The effort represents a significant change in the scope and the monitoring of the exercise…

    Paperback – 2019-04-24 
    Routledge

  • The Psychology of Sport and Performance Injury

    An Interprofessional Case-Based Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Monna Arvinen-Barrow, Damien Clement

    The use of psychological interventions and counselling strategies has become a central part of injury prevention, rehabilitation and return to participation process. The Psychology of Sport and Performance Injury is the first book to offer students, academic scholars, and practitioners case studies…

    Paperback – 2019-04-16 
    Routledge

  • Human Fatigue

    Evolution, Health and Performance, 1st Edition

    By Francesco E. Marino

    Fatigue is a condition spanning the breadth of human functioning in health and disease and is a central concern in sport and exercise. Even so we are yet to fully understand its causes. One reason for this lack of understanding is that we seldom consider fatigue from an evolutionary perspective -…

    Hardback – 2019-04-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport and Exercise Science

  • Routledge Handbook of Sport and Exercise Systems Genetics

    1st Edition

    Edited by J. Timothy Lightfoot, Monica J. Hubal, Stephen M. Roth

    Technological advances over the last two decades have placed genetic research at the forefront of sport and exercise science. It provides potential answers to some of contemporary sport and exercise’s defining issues and throws up some of the area’s most challenging ethical questions, but to date,…

    Hardback – 2019-04-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Sport and Health

    Exploring the Current State of Play, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel Parnell, Peter Krustrup

    It is a common assumption that sport is good for us and that participation in sport embodies public health benefits. With sport being increasingly used to deliver public health interventions worldwide, this book critically examines the rationale and evidence for sport as a public health policy tool…

    Paperback – 2019-03-25 
    Routledge
    ICSSPE Perspectives

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