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Sport science, physical education books

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My Revision Notes: AQA A-level PE by Sue Young, Symond Burrows, Michaela Byrne My Revision Notes: AQA A-level PE
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Target success in PE with this proven formula for effective, structured revision; key content coverage is combined with exam-style tasks and practical tips to create a revision guide that students can rely on to review, strengthen and test their knowledge.
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/11/2017

Football Biomechanics by Hiroyuki (Nagoya University, Japan) Nunome Football Biomechanics
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Football Biomechanics explores the latest knowledge of this core discipline in sport science across all codes of the sport. Encompassing a variety of styles, including original scientific studies, syntheses of the latest research, and position statements, the text offers readers...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/10/2017

Introduction to Kinesiology 5th Edition With Web Study Guide Studying Physical Activity by Shirl J. Hoffman, Duane V. Knudson Introduction to Kinesiology 5th Edition With Web Study Guide Studying Physical Activity
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Introduction to Kinesiology: Studying Physical Activity, Fifth Edition With Web Study Guide, gives students a complete overview of the field of kinesiology and explores the common career paths, questions, and ideas that are part of this dynamic and expanding discipline.
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/10/2017

Motor Learning and Control for Practitioners by Cheryl A. Coker Motor Learning and Control for Practitioners

With an array of critical and engaging pedagogical features, the fourth edition of Motor Learning and Control for Practitioners offers the best practical introduction to motor learning available. This reader-friendly text approaches motor learning in accessible and simple terms, and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/09/2017

Motor Learning and Control for Practitioners by Cheryl A. Coker Motor Learning and Control for Practitioners

With an array of critical and engaging pedagogical features, the fourth edition of Motor Learning and Control for Practitioners offers the best practical introduction to motor learning available. This reader-friendly text approaches motor learning in accessible and simple terms, and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/09/2017

A2 Revise PE for Edexcel by Jan Roscoe A2 Revise PE for Edexcel

From an expert team of authors 'A2 Revise PE for Edexcel' has been written to address the change in content and style of the AQA Year 2 Physical Education syllabus commencing in September 2016.
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/08/2017

A2 Revise PE for Edexcel Teacher Resource by Jan Roscoe A2 Revise PE for Edexcel Teacher Resource

This CD-ROM is a teacher revision resource that contains the whole of the student text (including the questions and answers) to 'A2 Revise PE for Edexcel' (ISBN 9781911241034) as indexed PDFs.
Format: CD-ROM - Released: 15/08/2017

BTEC Nationals Sport Student Book 2 + Activebook For the 2016 specifications by Adam Gledhill, Alex Sergison, Chris Lydon, Dale Forsdyke BTEC Nationals Sport Student Book 2 + Activebook For the 2016 specifications
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Each Student Book and ActiveBook has clearly laid out pages with a range of supportive features to aid learning and teaching:Getting to know your unit sections ensure learners understand the grading criteria and unit requirements.Getting ready for assessment sections focus...
Format: Mixed media product - Released: 13/07/2017

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My Revision Notes: OCR A Level PE by Keri Moorhouse My Revision Notes: OCR A Level PE

Target success in PE with this proven formula for effective, structured revision; key content coverage is combined with exam-style tasks and practical tips to create a revision guide that students can rely on to review, strengthen and test their knowledge.
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/02/2018

Biomechanics of Training and Testing Innovative Concepts and Simple Field Methods by Jean-Benoit Morin Biomechanics of Training and Testing Innovative Concepts and Simple Field Methods

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),...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/02/2018

Measurement and Evaluation in Physical Education and Exercise Science by Alan C. Lacy, Skip Williams Measurement and Evaluation in Physical Education and Exercise Science
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The eighth edition of Measurement and Evaluation in Physical Education and Exercise Science, now published in paperback and hardback, offers students a clear and practical guide to best practice for measurement and evaluation in school- and non-school-based physical activity programs....
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/02/2018

Measurement and Evaluation in Physical Education and Exercise Science by Alan C. Lacy, Skip Williams Measurement and Evaluation in Physical Education and Exercise Science
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The eighth edition of Measurement and Evaluation in Physical Education and Exercise Science, now published in paperback and hardback, offers students a clear and practical guide to best practice for measurement and evaluation in school- and non-school-based physical activity programs....
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/02/2018

Ageing, Physical Activity and Health International Perspectives by Karin (West Chester University, USA) Volkwein-Caplan Ageing, Physical Activity and Health International Perspectives
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One of the most pressing questions facing society today is how to care for its burgeoning elderly population. By the year 2050, experts predict that one third of the world's population will be over 60 years old. Health promotion for...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/03/2018

Other books in this genre

The Social Science of Sport A Critical Analysis by Bo Carlsson The Social Science of Sport A Critical Analysis

In this book questions about definitions and demarcations of sport science are discussed. Not the least the many normative ideas of sport as good or as bad are problematized in relation to the academic field. These ideas permeate sport science...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/06/2017

Body Composition Health and Performance in Exercise and Sport by Henry C. Lukaski Body Composition Health and Performance in Exercise and Sport

Interest in the relationships between body structure and function in physical activity has persisted for centuries. Body Composition: Health and Performance in Exercise and Sport advances understanding beyond simple descriptions of body physique and composition of athletes and fills gaps...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/05/2017

Technology in Physical Activity and Health Promotion by Zan Gao Technology in Physical Activity and Health Promotion

As technology becomes an ever more prevalent part of everyday life and population-based physical activity programmes seek new ways to increase lifelong engagement with physical activity, so the two have become increasingly linked. This book offers a thorough, critical examination...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/05/2017

Sports Biomechanics The Basics: Optimising Human Performance by Dr. Anthony J. (Associate Professor) Blazevich Sports Biomechanics The Basics: Optimising Human Performance

Human beings are the `all-rounders' of the natural world - while they aren't naturally the quickest, biggest or strongest creatures, they can achieve more amazing physical feats than any other animal. Nowhere is this ability more pronounced than in sporting...
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/03/2017

Running Science Revealing the science of peak performance by John Brewer Running Science Revealing the science of peak performance

Running Science uncovers the fundamental science that underpins this ubiquitous sport, bringing together the study of biomechanics, nutrition, psychology, health and injury prevention, and the technical development of shoes and running surfaces: it's a complete reference.
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/02/2017

BTEC Nationals Sport and Exercise Science Student Book + Activebook For the 2016 specifications by Adam Gledhill, Amy Gledhill, Chris Manley, Chris Lydon BTEC Nationals Sport and Exercise Science Student Book + Activebook For the 2016 specifications
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Updates to BTEC National Set Tasks for external assessment - April 2017As a result of feedback from the Department for Education Pearson have made updates to the Set Tasks for some BTEC National qualifications. Therefore subsequent changes have been made...
Format: Mixed media product - Released: 07/11/2016

Cambridge Technicals Level 3 Sport and Physical Activity by Helen Bray, Scott Chapman, Alister Myatt, Annette Short Cambridge Technicals Level 3 Sport and Physical Activity
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Support your teaching of the new Cambridge Technicals 2016 suite with Cambridge Technical Level 3 Sport, developed in partnership between OCR and Hodder Education; this textbook covers each specialist pathway and ensures your ability to deliver a flexible course that...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/10/2016

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