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Foundations of Exercise and Sport Science-UMHB

Foundations of Exercise and Sport Science-UMHB

$47.04 USD


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    This custom ebook includes chapters from Introduction to Kinesiology, Sixth Edition. It has been specifically designed for students taking the course Foundations of Exercise and Sport Science (EXSS 2340) at University of Mary Hardin-Baylor (UMHB).


    Custom ebook for students taking the course Foundations of Exercise and Sport Science (EXSS 2340) at University of Mary Hardin-Baylor (UMHB).
    Becoming a Physical Activity Professional
    Duane V. Knudson and Timothy A. Brusseau

    Careers in Health and Fitness
    Warren D. Franke

    Careers in Medicine and Allied Health
    Chad Starkey

    Careers in Teaching Physical Education
    Kim C. Graber and Thomas J. Templin

    Careers in Coaching and Sport Instruction
    Joseph A. Luxbacher and Duane V. Knudson

    Careers in Sport Management
    G. Clayton Stoldt and Mark C. Vermillion
    Duane V. Knudson, PhD, is a Regents’ and University Distinguished Professor in the department of health and human performance at Texas State University, where he teaches biomechanics. He earned his doctorate at the University of Wisconsin–Madison and has held tenured faculty positions at three universities. His research areas are in the biomechanics of tennis, stretching, qualitative movement diagnosis, and learning biomechanical concepts.

    Knudson has authored over 150 peer-reviewed articles, 22 chapters, and three books: Fundamentals of Biomechanics, Qualitative Diagnosis of Human Movement, and Biomechanical Principles of Tennis Technique. He has received numerous state, regional, national, and international awards for his research and leadership. Knudson has been elected fellow of four scholarly societies, including the prestigious National Academy of Kinesiology. He has served as department chair, associate dean, president of the American Kinesiology Association, and president of the International Society of Biomechanics in Sports.

    Timothy A. Brusseau, PhD, is an associate professor and the chair of health and kinesiology at the University of Utah. He earned his PhD at Arizona State University and previously served on the faculty at the State University of New York at Brockport. Brusseau is a national expert on youth physical activity, physical activity measurement, and school-based multicomponent physical activity interventions. He has more than 145 peer-reviewed publications and has made more than 180 conference and invited presentations on topics related to youth physical activity. He is coauthor of Dynamic Physical Education for Secondary School Students and associate editor of Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport. He has received numerous awards for his teaching and research. He is currently on the board of directors of the American Kinesiology Association and is a fellow of the American College of Sports Medicine.

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