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The Resource Science and Soccer : Developing Elite Performers, edited by Mark Williams

Science and Soccer : Developing Elite Performers, edited by Mark Williams

Label
Science and Soccer : Developing Elite Performers
Title
Science and Soccer
Title remainder
Developing Elite Performers
Statement of responsibility
edited by Mark Williams
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Now in a fully revised and updated third edition, Science and Soccer is still the most comprehensive and accessible introduction to the physiology, biomechanics and psychology behind the world's most popular sport. Offering important guidance on how science translates into practice, the book examines every key facet of the sport, with a particular focus on the development of elite performers. The topics covered include: - anatomy, physiology, psychology and biomechanics; - principles of training; - nutrition; - physical and mental preparation; - playing surfaces and equipment; - decision-making and skill acquisition; - coaching and coach education; - performance analysis; - talent identification and youth development. Science and Soccer: Developing Elite Performers is a unique resource for students and academics working in sports science. It is essential reading for all professional support staff working in the game, including coaches at all levels, physiotherapists, conditioning specialists, performance analysts, club doctors and sport psychologists"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Dewey number
796.334
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Williams, A. M.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Soccer
  • Sports sciences
Label
Science and Soccer : Developing Elite Performers, edited by Mark Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
pt. 1. Biological sciences -- pt. 2. Behavioural and social sciences -- pt. 3. Performance analysis, biomechanics and coaching -- pt. 4. Different populations -- pt. 5. Talent identification and youth development -- pt. 6. Integration and application
Control code
ocn824604607
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
3rd ed
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 393 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203131862
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)824604607
Label
Science and Soccer : Developing Elite Performers, edited by Mark Williams
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
pt. 1. Biological sciences -- pt. 2. Behavioural and social sciences -- pt. 3. Performance analysis, biomechanics and coaching -- pt. 4. Different populations -- pt. 5. Talent identification and youth development -- pt. 6. Integration and application
Control code
ocn824604607
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
3rd ed
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 393 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203131862
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)824604607

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