An important milestone in the motor development of an infant is the ability to sit unsupported.
Attention and Motor Skill Learning
Insights into the various facets of expertise of concert pianists, as well as the role their attentional focus plays in delivering a �perfect� performance.
Neurophysiological Basis of Movement-2nd Edition
Tasks that require prolonged muscle force are carried out by slow, fatigue-resistant motor units, while tasks that require a quick but short increase in muscle force are mostly performed by fast motor units.
Fundamentals of Motor Behavior
Over the years, many different theories have been used to explain how people learn.
The Athlete's Clock eBook
The concept of pacing is rooted in the idea that athletes make cognitive, purposeful decisions regarding velocity based on previous experience and sensory input.
Motor Learning and Development eBook
Motivation influences activity initiation and persistence.
Motor Control in Everyday Actions eBook
What are the roles of motor error and hypervigilance in unintended acceleration accidents?
Advanced Analysis of Motor Development eBook
Perhaps the best way to appreciate how the characteristics of dynamic systems can be used to model motor development is to see how a research team used dynamic systems to address a particular developmental issue.
Motor Learning and Performance 5th Edition eBook With Web Study Guide
In many, if not most, real-world settings, the learner�s goal is to acquire more than a single skill or task in a limited practice period, sometimes even in a single practice period.
Life Span Motor Development 6th Edition eBook With Web Study Guide
Several manipulative skills are basic to sport performance. In these skills, a performer must gain possession or control of an object by reaching to intercept a moving object or stopping it with an implement.