Sports & Leisure Studies

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41Series in Sports & Leisure Studies

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  • Biomechanics of Human Motion: Applications in the Martial Arts, Second Edition book cover

    Biomechanics of Human Motion

    Applications in the Martial Arts, Second Edition

    By Emeric Arus, Ph.D.

    Biomechanics of Human Motion: Applications in the Martial Arts, Second Edition, explores the biomechanical principles of nine different forms of martial arts, with specific attention paid to their anatomical features. Within this examination, Professor Arus highlights the use of energy and force…

    Hardback – 2017-10-18
    CRC Press

  • Positive Psychology in Sport and Physical Activity: An Introduction book cover

    Positive Psychology in Sport and Physical Activity

    An Introduction

    Edited by Abbe Brady, Bridget Grenville-Cleave

    Positive psychology (PP) is a fast-developing area of research that emphasizes personal growth and the positive qualities of life. This is the first book to apply the principles and practice of PP to sport and physical activity. In attempting to help people enjoy sport, sport psychology has…

    Paperback – 2017-10-17
    Routledge

  • Excelling in Sport Psychology: Planning, Preparing, and Executing Applied Work book cover

    Excelling in Sport Psychology

    Planning, Preparing, and Executing Applied Work

    Edited by Alison Pope-Rhodius, Sara Robinson, Sean Fitzpatrick

    Written for graduate students and early professionals who are conducting applied sport psychology work for the first time, Excelling in Sport Psychology is a guide for planning, preparing, and executing this work. Each chapter addresses a critical component of the internship experience, such as…

    Paperback – 2017-10-16
    Routledge

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  • William Bailey, Editor

    Will commissions books in every area of sport and exercise science, including physiology, biomechanics, psychology, nutrition, strength and conditioning, sports injury, sports coaching, motor control and skill acquisition, performance analysis and physical activity and health. Working out of the UK but with a global portfolio of authors and projects, he commissions books at all levels, including textbooks, handbooks, and research monographs.

  • Simon Whitmore, Publisher - Sport and Leisure

    Simon commissions books in the social sciences as applied to sport, exercise and leisure, including sport business and management, sport media, sport development, sociology of sport, history of sport, philosophy and ethics of sport, Olympic studies, leisure studies, sports coaching, physical education, physical activity and health, and research methods. Working out of the UK but with a global portfolio of authors and projects, he commissions books at all levels, including textbooks, handbooks, and research monographs.

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