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The Resource Science and soccer : developing elite performers, edited by A. Mark Williams

Science and soccer : developing elite performers, edited by A. Mark Williams

Label
Science and soccer : developing elite performers
Title
Science and soccer
Title remainder
developing elite performers
Statement of responsibility
edited by A. 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
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV943
LC item number
.S36 2013
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Williams, A. M.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Soccer
  • Sports sciences
  • MEDICAL / Sports Medicine
  • SPORTS & RECREATION / General
  • SPORTS & RECREATION / Soccer
Label
Science and soccer : developing elite performers, edited by A. Mark Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
714730592
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
3rd ed
Extent
xii, 393 p.
Isbn
9780415672115
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
2012024568
Other control number
40021904170
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)714730592
Label
Science and soccer : developing elite performers, edited by A. Mark Williams
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
714730592
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
3rd ed
Extent
xii, 393 p.
Isbn
9780415672115
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
2012024568
Other control number
40021904170
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)714730592

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