Sports & Leisure Studies

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46Series in Sports & Leisure Studies

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  • The Neurocognition of Dance: Mind, Movement and Motor Skills book cover

    The Neurocognition of Dance

    Mind, Movement and Motor Skills, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Bettina Bläsing, Martin Puttke, Thomas Schack

    Dance has always been an important aspect of all human cultures, and the study of human movement and action has become a topic of increasing relevance over the last decade, bringing dance into the focus of the cognitive sciences. Since the first edition of The Neurocognition of Dance was published,…

    Hardback – 2018-07-16
    Routledge

  • Advanced Statistics for Kinesiology and Exercise Science: A Practical Guide to ANOVA and Regression Analyses book cover

    Advanced Statistics for Kinesiology and Exercise Science

    A Practical Guide to ANOVA and Regression Analyses

    By Moh H. Malek, Jared W. Coburn, William D. Marelich

    Advanced Statistics for Kinesiology and Exercise Science is the first textbook to cover advanced statistical methods in the context of the study of human performance. Divided into three distinct sections, the book introduces and explores in depth both analysis of variance (ANOVA) and regressions…

    Paperback – 2018-07-13
    Routledge

  • Gender, Sport, and the Role of Alter Ego in Roller Derby book cover

    Gender, Sport, and the Role of Alter Ego in Roller Derby

    By Colleen Arendt

    Gender, Sport and the Role of the Alter Ego in Roller Derby focuses on the resurgence of roller derby by examining the appeal and dedication to a sport that combines the masculine aggression and physicality of sport with a more feminine, or alternative, style of organizing and community building.…

    Hardback – 2018-07-11
    Routledge
    Focus on Global Gender and Sexuality

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  • David Varley, Senior Editor

    David 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 US but with a global remit and portfolio of authors, he commissions books at all levels including Handbooks, Textbooks, and research books.

  • 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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