The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science and Medicine / Edition 3

The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science and Medicine / Edition 3

by Michael Kent
     
 

ISBN-10: 0198568509

ISBN-13: 9780198568506

Pub. Date: 01/05/2007

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

This dictionary provides an invaluable reference book for anyone interested in the fascinating subject of sport. It covers all the major areas of sports science and medicine including anatomy, biomechanics, exercise physiology, nutrition, sports sociology, sports injuries, and training principles. This second edition includes over 7500 cross-referenced terms which…  See more details below

Overview

This dictionary provides an invaluable reference book for anyone interested in the fascinating subject of sport. It covers all the major areas of sports science and medicine including anatomy, biomechanics, exercise physiology, nutrition, sports sociology, sports injuries, and training principles. This second edition includes over 7500 cross-referenced terms which have been updated or added since the first edition. The dictionary will be of particular help to medical specialists, students of PE, coaches, and athletes who need to understand the scientific principles, physiological processes, and anatomical structures which affect sporting performance.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198568506
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
01/05/2007
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
624
Product dimensions:
7.80(w) x 5.20(h) x 1.40(d)

Table of Contents

Preface to the first edition

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