Sports & Leisure Studies: Sports Medicine and Therapy

  • Psychological Aspects of Sport-Related Concussions book cover

    Psychological Aspects of Sport-Related Concussions

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gordon A. Bloom, Jeffrey G. Caron

    Recognition of concussion as a serious injury, informed by neurological and physiological research, is now commonplace in sport. However, research on the psychology of concussive injury—its psychological implications and outcomes, and psychological interventions for prevention and recovery—has been…

    Hardback – 2019-03-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport and Exercise Science

  • Functional Anatomy for Sport and Exercise: A Quick A-to-Z Reference book cover

    Functional Anatomy for Sport and Exercise

    A Quick A-to-Z Reference, 2nd Edition

    By Clare E. Milner

    Functional Anatomy for Sport and Exercise is the most user-friendly and accessible available reference to human musculoskeletal anatomy in its moving, active context. Fully updated and revised, the second edition features more illustrations to enhance student learning and an expanded hot topics…

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge

  • Instant Notes in Sport and Exercise Biomechanics: Second Edition book cover

    Instant Notes in Sport and Exercise Biomechanics

    Second Edition, 1st Edition

    By Paul Grimshaw, Michael Cole, Adrian Burden, Neil Fowler

    This is the clearest and most straightforward biomechanics textbook currently available. By breaking down the challenging subject of sport and exercise biomechanics into short thematic sections, it enables students to grasp each topic quickly and easily, and provides lecturers with a flexible…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17 
    Garland Science

  • Motor Control, Learning and Development: Instant Notes, 2nd Edition book cover

    Motor Control, Learning and Development

    Instant Notes, 2nd Edition, 1st Edition

    By Andrea Utley

    An understanding of the scientific principles underpinning the learning and execution of fundamental and skilled movements is of central importance in disciplines across the sport and exercise sciences. The second edition of Motor Control, Learning and Development Instant Notes, under a new title,&…

    Paperback – 2018-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Sport, Ethics, and Neurophilosophy book cover

    Sport, Ethics, and Neurophilosophy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jeffrey P. Fry, Mike McNamee

    The growth of neuroscience and the spread of general interest in the brain have prompted concern for ethical issues posed by neuroscientists. Despite the growing interest in the brain, neuroscience, and the profound issues that neuroscience raises, up to this point, relatively little attention has…

    Hardback – 2018-12-07 
    Routledge
    Ethics and Sport

  • Whole Body Vibrations: Physical and Biological Effects on the Human Body book cover

    Whole Body Vibrations

    Physical and Biological Effects on the Human Body, 1st Edition

    Edited by Redha Taiar, Christiano Bittencourt Machado, Xavier Chiementin, Mario Bernardo-Filho

    Whole Body Vibrations: Physical and Biological Effects on the Human Body allows an understanding about the qualities and disadvantages of vibration exposure on the human body with a biomechanical and medical perspective. It offers a comprehensive range of principles, methods, techniques and tools…

    Hardback – 2018-12-03 
    CRC Press

  • Football and Health Improvement: an Emergent Field book cover

    Football and Health Improvement: an Emergent Field

    1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel Parnell, Andy Pringle

    There is developing interest in the use of sporting settings as a channel to connect people to health improvement services and an emerging body of research highlights football as being associated with positive motivational and social elements that support the maintenance of a physically active…

    Paperback – 2018-12-02 
    Routledge
    Sport in the Global Society – Contemporary Perspectives

  • Functional Exercise and Rehabilitation: The Neuroscience of movement, pain and performance book cover

    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 – 2018-11-30 
    Unknown

  • Holism and the Cultivation of Excellence in Sports and Performance: Skillful Striving book cover

    Holism and the Cultivation of Excellence in Sports and Performance

    Skillful Striving, 1st Edition

    By Jesus Ilundain-Agurruza

    Holism and the Cultivation of Excellence in Sports and Performance is a multi-methodological and cross-cultural examination of how we flourish holistically through performative endeavors, e.g., sports, martial and performing arts. Relying primarily on sport philosophy, value theory, phenomenology,…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge
    Ethics and Sport

  • The Science and Physiology of Flexibility and Stretching: Implications and Applications in Sport Performance and Health book cover

    The Science and Physiology of Flexibility and Stretching

    Implications and Applications in Sport Performance and Health, 1st Edition

    By David G. Behm

    Stretching is a fundamentally important part of sport and exercise, playing a role in improving performance, and preventing injury and rehabilitation, but its scientific underpinnings have, to this point, been overlooked in book publishing. The Science and Physiology of Flexibility and Stretching…

    Paperback – 2018-11-14
    Routledge

  • Physical Activity: A Multi-disciplinary Introduction book cover

    Physical Activity

    A Multi-disciplinary Introduction, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nick Draper, Gareth Stratton

    Physical activity and its relationship to health is one of the great issues of our age. The causes of, and solutions to, physical inactivity are complex and multi-dimensional, and therefore the subject needs to be studied and understood from a variety of perspectives. This is the first textbook to…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • The Exercising Female: Science and Its Application book cover

    The Exercising Female

    Science and Its Application, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jacky Forsyth, Claire-Marie Roberts

    The Exercising Female: Science and Its Application is the first book to provide students, researchers, and professionals with an evidence-based reference on the exceptional scientific issues associated with female participation in sport and exercise. Based on the latest research, and treating…

    Hardback – 2018-10-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport and Exercise Science

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