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K.Lee Lerner and Brenda Wilmoth Lerner “World of Sports Science "
Thomson Gale | 2006-11-03 | ISBN:1414406142 | PDF | 859 pages | 19,2 Mb
World of Sports Science provides a comprehensive overview of the science of sports. Consisting of 600 entries alphabetically organized across 2 volumes, entries will range in length from 250 to 2,500 words and include theoretical and practical treatment of all aspects of sports science and exercise physiology, kinesiology, and biomechanics. Particular emphasis is placed on such high-interest topics as sports medicine, specifically the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of sports injuries; pylometric and other athletic training programs; performance-enhancing drugs and drug-testing techniques; and sports psychology, particularly motivational and mental aspects of sport.
Also included are:
300 photos, illustrations, and graphs
A chronology of important milestones in sports science
A general index covering the subjects, people, and places
Cross references throughout the text
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