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Biomechanics of Training and Testing: Innovative Concepts and Simple Field Methods

Hardback, 11/12/2017, £199.99
Written and edited by the same researchers who proposed and validated these methods, this book not only presents innovative methods for an efficient training and testing process (most of which are based on very simple technology and data processing methods), but also discusses the associated background information.

Movement System Variability

Hardback, 07/10/2005, £82.00
A reference book for researchers in human movement sciences and related fields; textbook for upper undergraduate and graduate level courses

Kinetic Anatomy 3ed

Paperback, 01/06/2012, £85.00
Kinetic Anatomy, Third Edition, is created expressly for those who will work in physical activity fields. Ideal for learning structural anatomy and how it affects movement, the text systematically assembles each component of the human body from bones and joints to nerves and blood vessels.

Dynatomy: Dynamic Human Anatomy

Paperback, 01/05/2012, £63.99
Deals with the wonders of human movement and applied anatomy. This title is intended for students of human performance. It considers fundamental movements such as posture, walking, running, jumping, throwing, kicking and lifting, together with selected exercise and sport movements.

Basic Biomechanics 5ed

Paperback, 01/03/2014, £60.99
A title, in which the approach taken remains an integrated balance of qualitative and quantitative examples, applications, and problems designed to illustrate the principles discussed.It includes numerous sample problems and applications, along with practical advice on approaching quantitative problems.

Motor Control, Learning and Development

Paperback, 07/02/2008, £23.99
Offers an overview of how the brain and nervous system control movement, and how new movements are learned and improved. This book covers topics that provide foundation knowledge needed for individuals working in the movement context as a teacher, coach, or therapist. It is suitable for students studying sports-related courses.

Body Studies: The Basics

Paperback, 15/07/2014, £18.99
Drawing on contemporary culture, this book introduces readers to the key concerns and debates surrounding the study of the sociological body.

Athletic Body in Balance: Optimal Movement Skills and Conditioning for Performance

Paperback, 30/04/2003, £25.99
Great athletes make difficult moves look effortless with a combination of skill, strength, and balance. This guide shows you how to train for smooth, fluid movement and prevent muscle imbalances, mobility restrictions, stability problems, and injuries.

Principles of mechanics and biomechanics

Paperback, 30/07/1998, £71.99
Mechanics and biomechanics are essential subjects to a range of health care professionals.

Diagnosis and Treatment of Movement Impairment Syndromes

Hardback, 04/09/2001, £65.99
Presents a classification system of mechanical pain syndromes that is designed to direct the exercise prescription and the correction of faulty movement patterns. This book gives practitioners an organized method of analyzing the mechanical cause of movement impairment syndrome, the contributing factors and a strategy for management.

Growth, Maturation and Physical Activity 2ed

Hardback, 01/01/2004, £90.00
This updated edition features three new chapters and current research findings. Topics include prenatal growth and functional development, motor development, thermoregulation, obesity in childhood and adolescence and more.

Fundamental Biomechanics of Sport and Exercise

Paperback, 24/03/2014, £59.99

Life Span Motor Development 5ed

Hardback, 01/01/2009, £66.99
Uses the model of constraints (or dynamical systems) approach in discussing reasons for changes in movement throughout the life span. This title encourages students to observe and examine how the interactions of the individual, environment, and task affect changes in a person's movements.

Research Methods in Biomechanics 2ed

7, 01/11/2013, £92.00
In the highly technical field of biomechanics, research methods are frequently upgraded as the speed and sophistication of software and hardware technologies increase. This second edition features more than 100 new pieces of art and illustrations and chapters introducing various techniques and areas of research.
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