• An Introduction to Primary Physical Education book cover

    An Introduction to Primary Physical Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gerald Griggs

    Physical Education is a core component of the primary school curriculum. The primary years are perhaps the most significant period for motor development in children, a time during which basic movement competencies are developed and which offers the first opportunity for embedding physical activity…

    Paperback – 2012-05-28
    Routledge

  • Essentials of Teaching Adapted Physical Education: Diversity, Culture, and Inclusion book cover

    Essentials of Teaching Adapted Physical Education

    Diversity, Culture, and Inclusion, 1st Edition

    By Samuel Hodge, Lauren Lieberman, Nathan Murata

    Essentials of Teaching Adapted Physical Education: Diversity, Culture, and Inclusion offers a wealth of knowledge for teaching today's diverse student population, including those with disabilities. Readers will learn how to teach a variety of students, organize learning within various curricular…

    Paperback – 2012-04-01
    Routledge

  • Advanced Motorsport Engineering book cover

    Advanced Motorsport Engineering

    1st Edition

    By Andrew Livesey

    Advanced Motorsport Engineering is an essential textbook for students on Motorsports Engineering courses and a handy reference those already working in the industry.The book covers advanced topics in motorsport such as diagnosing and rectifying faults in engines, chassis and transmission. Sections…

    Paperback – 2012-03-29
    Routledge

  • Statistics for Sport and Exercise Studies: An Introduction book cover

    Statistics for Sport and Exercise Studies

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Peter O'Donoghue

    Statistics for Sport and Exercise Studies guides the student through the full research process, from selecting the most appropriate statistical procedure, to analysing data, to the presentation of results, illustrating every key step in the process with clear examples, case-studies and data taken…

    Paperback – 2012-03-28
    Routledge

  • Adventure Therapy: Theory, Research, and Practice book cover

    Adventure Therapy

    Theory, Research, and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Michael A. Gass, H.L. "Lee" Gillis, Keith C. Russell

    The evolution and history of adventure therapy, as chronicled in the second chapter of this book, well demonstrates how far this field has evolved from a “divergent therapy” into an efficacious form of therapy that engages clients on cognitive, affective, and behavioral levels. Adventure Therapy is…

    Paperback – 2012-01-31
    Routledge

  • The Olympics: The Basics book cover

    The Olympics: The Basics

    1st Edition

    By Andy Miah, Beatriz Garcia

    The Olympics: The Basics is an accessible, contemporary introduction to the Olympic movement and Games. Chapters explain how the Olympics transcend sports, engaging us with a range of contemporary philosophical, social, cultural and political matters, including: peace development and diplomacy…

    Paperback – 2012-01-19
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • Sports Law book cover

    Sports Law

    4th Edition

    By Simon Gardiner, John O'Leary, Roger Welch, Simon Boyes, Urvasi Naidoo

    Long established as the market leading textbook on sports law, this much-anticipated new edition offers a comprehensive and authoritative examination of the legal issues surrounding and governing sport internationally. Locating the legal regulation of sport within an explicit socio-economic context…

    Paperback – 2011-12-07
    Routledge

  • Research Methods in Physical Education and Youth Sport book cover

    Research Methods in Physical Education and Youth Sport

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kathleen Armour, Doune Macdonald

    This is the first research methods book to focus entirely on physical education and youth sport. It guides the reader through the whole research process; from the first steps to completion of a dissertation or practice-based project, and introduces key topics such as: formulating a…

    Paperback – 2011-11-30
    Routledge

  • The Problem of Pleasure: Leisure, Tourism and Crime book cover

    The Problem of Pleasure

    Leisure, Tourism and Crime, 1st Edition

    Edited by Carol Jones, Elaine Barclay, Rob Mawby

    The tourism and leisure industries are big business. Opportunities for leisure and tourism have escalated as disposable income, technology, travel and education have become increasingly available in recent times. However, this trend has been juxtaposed with an increase in crime,…

    Paperback – 2011-11-21
    Routledge

  • Sports Biomechanics: Reducing Injury Risk and Improving Sports Performance book cover

    Sports Biomechanics

    Reducing Injury Risk and Improving Sports Performance, 2nd Edition

    By Melanie Bussey

    When working with sports men and women, the biomechanist is faced with two apparently incompatible goals: reducing injury risk and improving sports performance. Now in a fully updated and revised edition, Sports Biomechanics introduces the fundamental principles that underpin our understanding of…

    Paperback – 2011-11-03
    Routledge

  • Evolutionary Playwork book cover

    Evolutionary Playwork

    2nd Edition

    By Bob Hughes

    Play is a crucial component in the development of all children. In this fully updated and revised edition of his classic playwork text, Bob Hughes explores the complexities of children’s play, its meaning and purpose, and argues that adult-free play is essential for the psychological well-being of…

    Paperback – 2011-09-28
    Routledge

  • Human Resource Management in the Sport and Leisure Industry book cover

    Human Resource Management in the Sport and Leisure Industry

    1st Edition

    By Chris Wolsey, Sue Minten, Jeffrey Abrams

    The sport and leisure sectors possess unique characteristics that pose particular challenges for managers and human resource professionals. The age profile of workers, seasonality, the pressure to achieve short-term results, media intrusion, wide differences in pay between elite and community…

    Paperback – 2011-09-02
    Routledge

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