An introduction to each of the major biophysical subdisciplines of kinesiology functional anatomy, biomechanics, exercise physiology, motor control, and sport and exercise psychology. For each subdisciplines, the book describes: basic methods and concepts; explanations of the types of questions typically addressed and researched; how biophysical changes throughout the lifespan and adaptations to training and practice are interpreted and studied; key historical developments; professional training and organizations; and suggestions for further reading.
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Bruce Abernethy, PhD, is professor and head of the Department of Human Movement Studies at the University of Queensland. He is coeditor of Creative Side of Experimentation.
Vaughan Kippers, PhD, is a lecturer in the Department of Anatomical Sciences at the University of Queensland.
Laurel Mackinnon, PhD, associate professor in the Department of Human Movement Studies at the University of Queensland, is the author of Exercise and Immunology.
Robert J. Neal, PhD, and Stephanie Hanrahan, PhD, are senior lecturers in the Department of Human Movement Studies at the University of Queensland.
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Book Description Human Kinetics Publishers, 2004. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX088011732X
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