Covers topics on physiology and fitness, including coverage of Healthy People 2010/2020, the nationwide initiative sponsored by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to improve the nation's health, as well as topics on diseases and conditions related to fitness.
ebook. Definitive A-Z guide to sports studies, containing over 1,100 authoritative entries. Covers the social, political, economic, and cultural theory of sport and includes biographies, web links, and appendices.
Entries explore the theory, research, and application of psychology as it relates to sport and fitness in a manner that is accessible and jargon-free to help readers better understand human behavior in sport and exercise settings.