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Sport and Physical Education: The Key Concepts
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SPORT AND PHYSICAL EDUCATION: THE KEY CONCEPTS

PAPERBACK BY CHANDLER, TIM; CRONIN, MIKE; VAMPLEW, PROFESSOR WRAY

£19.99

ISBN
9780415417471
IMPRINT
ROUTLEDGE
 
 
EDITION
2ND REVISED EDITION
PUBLISHER
TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD
STOCK FOR DELIVERY
IN STOCK
FORMAT
PAPERBACK
PAGES
288 pages
PUBLICATION DATE
03 MAY 2007

DESCRIPTION

An accessible and fully cross-referenced A-Z guide, this book has been written specifically for students of sport studies and physical education, introducing basic terms and concepts. Entries cover such diverse subjects as coaching, drug testing, hooliganism, cultural imperialism, economics, gay games, amateurism, extreme sports, exercise physiology and Olympism. This revised second edition, including fully updated further reading and web references, places a greater emphasis on sports science, with new entries on subjects such as: * aerobic and anaerobic respiration * blood pressure * body composition * cardiac output * metabolism * physical capacity. A complete guide to the disciplines, themes, topics and concerns current in contemporary sport, this book is an invaluable resource for students at every level studying Sport and Physical Education.

CONTENTS

'Introduction List of Key Concepts Sport and Physical Education: The Key Concepts Bibliography Index'