The Human Kinetics Library is built around a mission to increase the knowledge, enhance the performance and improve the health and fitness of all people around the globe through authoritative information about physical activity and sport. The platform features a growing collection of cross-searchable ebooks and videos from the world’s leading educational publisher for fitness, exercise, coaching and sport.
Lifestyle Wellness Coaching has been thoroughly revised and updated to keep pace with the rapidly evolving field of wellness coaching.
A must-have resource for sport coaches, strength and conditioning professionals, personal trainers, and exercise physiologists, as well as for researchers and sport scientists who study high-intensity interval training.
The need to understand ethical and moral issues in sport is at an all-time high. This latest edition of Ethics in Sport presents readers with the challenges involved when working in the field.
Fourth Edition, reflecting the latest developments in the field of sport and exercise psychology and presenting various applications in a range of physical activity settings.
Third Edition, providing current and future practitioners with a solid foundation in research and application of human resource management in the sport and recreation industries.
The first book to detail the fundamental knowledge and skills associated with the training modules outlined in the International Curriculum Guidelines for Preparing Physical Activity Instructors of Older Adults.
Second Edition, demonstrating the range of available research techniques and how to best apply this knowledge to ensure valid data collection.
Second Edition, provides a comprehensive and practical look at the past, present, and future of disability sport.
Third Edition, focuses on the processes behind movement observation, assessment, and diagnosis, emphasizing how to recognize and correct errors in human movement.
Second Edition, journeys from the early American past to the present to give students a compelling grasp of the evolution of American sporting practices.
Second Edition, provides students with specific examples and perspectives of some of the most significant cases in sport law in an accessible tone that is free of legal jargon.
Combines contemporary research and evidence-based practice to help exercise and sport professionals, coaches, students, researchers, and enthusiasts use music to enhance enjoyment, motivation, and performance of physical activity.
Fifth Edition, draws on the disciplines of neurophysiology and physics to explore how the nervous system controls the actions of muscles to produce human motion.
Provides concise descriptions for 120 of today’s most popular supplements: what they are, how they work, potential performance benefits, research studies and outcomes, dosage recommendations, and possible health concerns.
Provides the knowledge and skills that students will need in their careers to ensure that all people will be able to participate in the recreation programs they provide.