The second edition is intended for entry-level courses focusing on the biophysical aspects of kinesiology and exercise science. This foundational text examines major areas of study in physical activity and health from a biophysical perspective, exploring topics in student-friendly language. Full-color images and figures complement the text, and concrete examples and chapter discussion questions further reinforce the concepts.
Chapters include: introduction to the field of kinesiology, anatomy, sports medicine, physiology, sports biomechanics, technology and sport, information processing and movement intelligence, nutrition, weight management, physical fitness, and career opportunities. For more details, please explore the Related Products and Additional Information sections on this page.
$80.95 class set purchase
397 full color, glossy pages