Aggressiveness in athletics is, in most cases, a learned behavior, but in time it can become locked into a player�s personality.
Dance Anatomy and Kinesiology
The instruction to �use more of the back of your leg� is sometimes employed by teachers to encourage
greater use of the hamstring muscles when the feet are weight bearing, particularly when the
teacher feels that the student is overusing the �front of the legs� (quadriceps femoris).
Fundamentals of Sport and Exercise Psychology
Learn how exercise psychology is used in a real-life fitness setting.
Psychological Dynamics of Sport and Exercise 3rd Edition eBook
Hierarchical models of self-concept and self-esteem are multifaceted.
True Competition eBook
This chart reviews the major markings of competition and decompetition. Each element of competition arises from viewing the contest as an opportunity for partnership. Each element of decompetition arises from viewing the contest as a symbolic version of war.
Practical ECG for Exercise Science and Sports Medicine
Examine enlargement conditions and study supporting ECGs used to illustrate them.
Critical Essays in Applied Sport Psychology eBook
Violence against children in all its forms (physical, psychological, sexual) is a social problem, and, like other sectors of the community, the sport sector cannot prevent serial offenders from gaining entry into the system.
Biomechanics of Skeletal Muscles
The �intrasarcomere� mechanisms, such as the actin�myosin interaction, are mentioned only in passing. It is assumed that the readers are familiar with these mechanisms from courses in muscle physiology.
Recovery for Performance in Sport
The water-immersion recovery technique consists of covering part of the body, or the whole body, in water.
Clinical Exercise Physiology 3rd Edition eBook
Individuals are diagnosed with ID based on intelligence and mental ability and adaptive skills.
It is not unusual for athletes to exhibit an “abnormal” ECG due to the effect of exercise training on the anatomy and autonomic control of the heart. However, it is important to understand which ECG abnormalities may be physiologic and which are likely to be pathologic.