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  • Dopingpräventionby Karl-Heinrich Bette; Felix Kühnle; Ansgar Thiel

    transcript 2014; US$ 23.69

    Der organisierte Sport hat bislang zahlreiche Versuche unternommen, Doping nicht nur mit Kontrollen, sondern auch durch Prävention zu bekämpfen. Dieses Buch bietet die erste soziologische Studie, in der die Möglichkeiten und Grenzen präventiver Maßnahmen im Spitzensport kritisch-konstruktiv ausgelotet werden. Die Autoren analysieren die Mechanismen,... more...

  • Dopingby Lars Figura; Hans P. Brandl-Bredenbeck; Wolf D. Brettschneider; Dieter Hackfort; Erich Müller; Walter Tokarski

    Meyer & Meyer 2009; US$ 18.54

    Das Thema Doping wurde in den letzten Jahren zu einer ständigen Begleiterscheinung des Spitzensports. Allseits wird Doping im Sport abgelehnt, werden die Dopingsünder als Betrüger und die vermeintlich "sauberen" Verlierer als die Betrogenen verstanden. Die Dopingtat wird als schändlich, im Mindesten als unfair bewertet. Dementsprechend ist... more...

  • Doping - von der Analyse zur Präventionby Andreas Singler; Gerhard Treutlein

    Meyer & Meyer 2010; US$ 13.63

    Dem modernen Spitzensport wird häufig nachgesagt, seine oberste Maxime sei das "Siegen um jeden Preis". Tendenzen für einen solchen Sport hat es auch in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland immer gegeben - aber stets auch gegenläufige Bewegungen.So war, wie die Autoren im Zuge ihrer soziologischen Analyse der Dopingproblematik feststellen, der... more...

  • Diving Injuriesby M. Alexander Gabrielsen

    CRC Press 2000; US$ 99.95

    Diving Injuries: Research Findings and Recommendations for Reducing Catastrophic Injuries represents the most comprehensive study ever done on the problem of spinal cord injuries resulting from diving into water. ng injuries. In it, Dr. Gabrielsen, a renowned expert on the interpretation and presentation of diving-related testimony, discusses injuries... more...

  • Hormone Use and Abuse by Athletesby Ezio Ghigo; Fabio Lanfranco; Christian J. Strasburger

    Springer 2010; US$ 199.00

    Physical activity exerts an important influence on the endocrine system, modulating synthesis and secretion of several hormones. Almost every organ and system in the body is affected by physical activity and exercise, mainly through the endocrine and neuroendocrine system. Mode, intensity, and duration of the exercise bout, age, gender and fitness... more...

  • Nutrition and Performance in Masters Athletesby Peter R.J. Reaburn

    CRC Press 2015; US$ 99.95

    Addresses the Aging Process and Its Effect on Sports Performance Age-related changes influence all physiological systems, including those used during exercise and sport. Highlighting masters athletes?older adults who train and compete in organized sports? Nutrition and Performance in Masters Athletes examines the extent to which regular... more...

  • Fundamental Biomechanics of Sport and Exerciseby James Watkins

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 59.95

    Fundamental Biomechanics of Sport and Exercise is an engaging and comprehensive introductory textbook that explains biomechanical concepts from first principles, showing clearly how the science relates to real sport and exercise situations. The book is divided into two parts. The first provides a clear and detailed introduction to the structure... more...

  • Kinanthropometry IVby J.A.P. Day; J.W. Duguet

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 320.00

    The International Society for the Advancement of Kinanthropometry holds a major international conference every four years. This volume contains the papers presented at the fourth such event, held at the World Congress on Youth, Leisure and Physical Activity in Brussels. more...

  • Health and Elite Sportby Joe Baker; Parissa Safai; Jessica Fraser-Thomas

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 145.00

    Health and Elite Sport is the first book to critically examine the relationship between participation in high performance sport and health outcomes. Drawing on theory and empirical data from a wide range of disciplines, including sociology, developmental psychology, epidemiology, and physical education, the book explores the benefits and detriments... more...

  • Sport, Medicine, Ethicsby Mike McNamee

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 145.00

    The ethics of sports medicine is an important emerging area within biomedical ethics. The professionalization of medical support services in sport and continuing debates around issues such as performance-enhancing technologies or the health and welfare of athletes mean that all practitioners in sport, as well as researchers with an interest in sports... more...