Medicine, Sport and the Body: A Historical Perspective

Medicine, Sport and the Body: A Historical Perspective

by Neil Carter
     
 

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What role does sports medicine play in today's society? This book analyses of the relationship between sport, medicine and health from the mid-19th century to today. It looks at both history of medicine and the history of sport to give a balanced view of the role of medicine in sport and how this has evolved over the past two centuries.See more details below

Overview

What role does sports medicine play in today's society? This book analyses of the relationship between sport, medicine and health from the mid-19th century to today. It looks at both history of medicine and the history of sport to give a balanced view of the role of medicine in sport and how this has evolved over the past two centuries.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781849666800
Publisher:
Bloomsbury USA
Publication date:
09/27/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
304
File size:
1 MB

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Meet the Author

Neil Carter is a Senior Research Fellow in the International Centre for Sport History and Culture at De Montfort University. He has published widely in the history of sport, and is the author of The Football Manager: A History (2006).

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