9780073523637

Exploring Exercise Science

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  • ISBN13:

    9780073523637

  • ISBN10:

    0073523631

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 1/5/2009
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

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Summary

. .Exploring Exercise Science is written from a practical standpoint. It blends scientific elements such as metabolic responses to exercise or the amount of force needed to generate an overhand throw with professional.issues such as legal liability and employment opportunities. Each chapter is written by a leading expert.in the field. Most books only present an overview, but Exploring Exercise Science integrates these concepts with practical information concerning types of employment possibilities and the certifications required to work in a specific area. . .The distinct approach of this textbook bridges the gap between subject material and how that information is used in the workplace. Students interested in employment.in specific areas of exercise science have the opportunity.to truly understand what is required in pursuit of their long-term goals..

Table of Contents

Introduction
Introduction to Exercise Science
Exploring the Physiologic
Exercise Physiology
Nutrition for Sports and Exercise
Exploring the Behavioral
Exercise and Sport psychology
Motor Learning and Motor Control
Exploring the Biomechanical
Biomechanics
Exploring Sports Medecine
Athletic Training
Exploring Social Science
Sociology of Physical Activity
History of Exercise and Sport
Exploring the Context and Future of Exercise Science
Current Societal Health Trends
Physical Activity Epidemiology
Laws That Affect Exercise Science
Ethical Considerations in Exercise Science
The Future of Exercise Science: Transdisciplinary Approaches to Research and Applied Intervention Strategies
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