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  • Positive Pedagogy for Sport Coaching

    Athlete-centred coaching for individual sports, 2nd Edition

    By Richard Light, Stephen Harvey

    Positive Pedagogy is an athlete-centred, inquiry-based approach that transforms the way we understand learning and coaching in sport. This book demonstrates how Positive Pedagogy for sport coaching (PPed) can be successfully employed across a range of sports and levels of performance, while also…

    Paperback – 2019-05-22 
    Routledge

  • The Science of Basketball

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alexandru Radu

    The Science of Basketball is the only book to examine the scientific principles underpinning preparation and performance in basketball, applied to both individual and team contexts. Drawing on the very latest scientific evidence, and including contributions from leading international coaches and…

    Paperback – 2018-08-08
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Strength and Conditioning

    Sport-specific Programming for High Performance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anthony Turner

    Drawing on the latest scientific research, this handbook introduces the essentials of sport-specific strength and conditioning programme design for over 30 different sports. Enhanced by extensive illustrations and contributions from more than 70 world-leading experts, its chapters present…

    Hardback – 2018-02-14
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Reflections on Process Sociology and Sport

    'Walking the Line', 1st Edition

    By Joseph Maguire

    The book focuses on the distinctive contribution that Joseph Maguire has made to process sociology and the study of sport. Maguire’s work over the past three decades highlights how process sociology has a unique perspective on the relationship between sport, culture and society, and to the body,…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge
    Sport in the Global Society – Contemporary Perspectives

  • Mapping an Empire of American Sport

    Expansion, Assimilation, Adaptation and Resistance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Dyreson, J.A. Mangan, Roberta J. Park

    Since the mid-nineteenth century, the United States has used sport as a vehicle for spreading its influence and extending its power, especially in the Western Hemisphere and around the Pacific Rim, but also in every corner of the rest of the world. Through modern sport in general, and through…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge
    Sport in the Global Society - Historical Perspectives

  • Sport in Iceland

    How Small Nations Achieve International Success, 1st Edition

    By Vidar Halldorsson

    Iceland is a tiny Nordic nation with a population of just 330,000 and no professional sports leagues, and yet its soccer, basketball and handball teams have all qualified for major international tournaments in recent years. This fascinating study argues that team sport success is culturally…

    Hardback – 2017-04-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Sport, Culture and Society

  • Performance Analysis in Team Sports

    1st Edition

    By Pedro Passos, Duarte Araújo, Anna Volossovitch

    Filling an important gap in performance analysis literature, this book introduces the key concepts and practical applications of performance analysis for team sports. It draws on cutting-edge research to examine individual and collective behaviours across an array of international team sports.…

    Paperback – 2016-11-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sports Performance Analysis

  • American National Pastimes - A History

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Dyreson, Jaime Schultz

    When the colonies that became the USA were still dominions of the British Empire they began to imagine their sporting pastimes as finer recreations than even those enjoyed in the motherland. From the war of independence and the creation of the republic to the twenty-first century, sporting pastimes…

    Hardback – 2014-12-10
    Routledge
    Sport in the Global Society - Historical Perspectives

  • Strength and Conditioning for Team Sports

    Sport-Specific Physical Preparation for High Performance, second edition, 1st Edition

    By Paul Gamble

    Strength and Conditioning for Team Sports is designed to help trainers and coaches to devise more effective high-performance training programs for team sports. This remains the only evidence-based study of sport-specific practice to focus on team sports and features all-new chapters covering…

    Paperback – 2012-10-19
    Routledge

  • Understanding American Sports

    1st Edition

    By Gerald R. Gems, Gertrud Pfister

    Since the nineteenth century the USA has served as an international model for business, lifestyle and sporting success. Yet whilst the language of sport seems to be universal, American sports culture remains highly distinctive. Why is this so? How should we understand American sport? What can we…

    Paperback – 2009-07-22
    Routledge

  • American Sports

    An Anthropological Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alan Klein

    This collection illustrates the expansiveness of an interdisciplinary approach to the study of sport. While rooted in anthropology, these essays consider American sports in their social, economic, cultural and political aspects, charting their evolution. The book draws from history, sociology, and…

    Hardback – 2008-06-02
    Routledge
    Sport in the Global Society

  • Skills, Drills & Strategies for Basketball

    1st Edition

    By Charlie Nix

    Paperback – 1999-12-01
    Routledge

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