The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine, Volume 10

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Oxford University Press, 2006 - Electronic books - 612 pages
The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science and Medicine provides comprehensive and authoritative definitions of nearly 8000 sports science and sports medicine terms. All major areas are covered, including exercise psychology, sports nutrition, biomechanics, anatomy, sports sociology, training principles and techniques and sports injury and rehabilitationThe dictionary will be an invaluable aid to students, coaches, athletes and anyone wanting instant access to the scientific principles, anatomical structures, and physiological, sociological and psychological processes that affect sporting performance. It will also be of interest to the general reader interested in sports science and medicine terminology.

Contents

Section 1
2
Section 2
3
Section 3
17
Section 4
53
Section 5
65
Section 6
70
Section 7
198
Section 8
226
Section 13
312
Section 14
357
Section 15
360
Section 16
361
Section 17
404
Section 18
418
Section 19
423
Section 20
479

Section 9
234
Section 10
269
Section 11
302
Section 12
304
Section 21
562
Section 22
572
Section 23
582
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About the author (2006)

Michael Kent is Former Head of the Centre for Applied Zoology, and Sports Science Lecturer, Cornwall College, UK.

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