Introduction to Kinesiology
Author : Shirl J. Hoffman
Publisher : Human Kinetics
Release :2009
Total pages :550
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 9780736076135
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"The third edition also introduces an exciting new learning feature, the online student study guide, with 139 interactive activities. Integrated with the text, the study guide allows students to experience content through multiple dimensions. They can explore and review chapter information using matching, drag-and-drop, ranking, Web searches, and audio- and video-based scenarios. Instructor ancillaries, including an instructor guide, PowerPoint presentation package and image bank, and test package, are also available."--BOOK JACKET.

Introduction to Kinesiology
Author : Shirl J. Hoffman
Publisher : Human Kinetics Publishers
Release :2005
Total pages :597
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : UOM:39015059148067
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Introduction to Kinesiology, Second Edition, provides a comprehensive, reader-friendly overview of kinesiology, laying a solid foundation for future learning and for working as a professional in any field relating to physical activity. This new edition is significantly updated and revamped, featuring these additions: -Expanded information and advice on careers relating to the field of kinesiology, including short- and long-term employment opportunities, allowing students to benefit from an inclusive and accurate job outlook early in their college careers -New schematics and visual effects to help students better understand the content, including more relevant photos to illustrate text points and new artwork to help clarify important conceptual connections -New profiles featuring significant scholars in the field -New and improved sidebars, interactive items, and key points to engage students more deeply and to acquaint them with relevant issues and problems Introduction to Kinesiology, Second Edition, contains updated research, statistics, and discussion focusing on practical applications in the field and offering advice about each profession in kinesiology. These features will help students identify and work toward attaining their career goals. The text uses a visually appealing pedagogical approach, including key points and interactive items as well as opening scenarios of real-world dilemmas encountered by professionals in the field, objectives, summaries, key terms, and a glossary. The new edition reinforces readers' learning through both text and graphic features. Part I, Experiencing Physical Activity, provides an extensively rewritten introduction to the field of kinesiology and goes into greater detail on exercise and skilled movement. It also delves into physical activity participation patterns, updated information on the relevance of physical activity to daily living, and how various professionals in the field incorporate physical activity into their educational, developmental, and treatment programs. Part II, Scholarly Study of Physical Activity, with chapters on subdisciplines, has been reorganized and simplified, making those topics easier to comprehend. It includes greater coverage of physical education as a career pursuit and features chapters from several new collaborators, adding to the richness of the text's perspective and insight. Part III, Practicing a Profession in Physical Activity, includes a new chapter on careers in coaching and sport instruction and an updated chapter on therapeutic exercise, with information on careers in physical and occupational therapy. This new edition improves on the already-solid foundation of learning laid in the first edition. Its superior content and reasonable price make this text an ideal choice for undergraduate kinesiology courses.

Introduction to Kinesiology 5th Edition
Author : Hoffman, Shirl J. ,Knudson, Duane V.
Publisher : Human Kinetics
Release :
Total pages :329
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 9781492559931
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Introduction to Kinesiology: Studying Physical Activity, Fifth Edition, gives students a complete overview of the field of kinesiology and explores the common career paths, questions, and ideas that are part of this dynamic and expanding discipline.

Introduction to Kinesiology
Author : Marilyn Mitchell
Publisher :
Release :2013-08-13
Total pages :338
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 1516550188
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Introduction to Kinesiology: The Science of Human Physical Activity outlines the major concepts, principles, and experimental findings for the curious yet serious student interested in the field of kinesiology. Like most fields of science, it is important to provide kinesiology students with a textbook that covers the historical development of the field, discusses career opportunities, and provides the groundwork for future coursework. It is also important to clearly articulate the limit and scope of kinesiology by defining core knowledge and to emphasize the cross-disciplinary nature of kinesiology. Introduction to Kinesiology was designed to meet all of these requirements. To improve the readability and the retention of the material, the chapters in Introduction to Kinesiology contain several features, including: Student Objectives Important Terms Integrating Kinesiology: Putting It All Together - questions and exercises Section and Chapter Summaries Kinesiology on the Web - web links for more information

Introduction to Kinesiology
Author : Angela Lumpkin
Publisher :
Release :2014
Total pages :416
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 1308141122
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Activity Manual for Introduction to Kinesiology
Author : Marilyn Mitchell,Cassandra Stewart,David Anderson,Jenny O
Publisher : Cognella Academic Publishing
Release :2013-09
Total pages :174
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 1634871979
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Used in conjunction with the main textbook, this activity manual provides outstanding, accessible, hands-on application of the concepts of kinesiology. The extensive range of activities in this manual makes it possible for professors to easily provide numerous opportunities for meaningful application of the study of kinesiology.

Introduction to Kinesiology
Author : Peter Klavora
Publisher :
Release :2015-03
Total pages :329
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 092090551X
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Kinesiology
Author : Nancy Patricia Hamilton,Wendi Weimar,Kathryn Luttgens
Publisher :
Release :2012
Total pages :622
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 0071086439
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Since the 1950s, Kinesiology: Scientific Basis of Human Motion has remained the definitive kinesiology text for college students. The twelfth edition continues the text's tradition of examining human motion through the integrated presentation of anatomy and biomechanics and applying that knowledge to a wide variety of motor skills. This edition retains the text's strong coverage of physiology combined with current scholarship in biomechanics as applied to motor skills.

Introduction to Kinesiology
Author : Peter Klavora
Publisher : Ingram
Release :2008-06-01
Total pages :418
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 0920905277
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An Introduction to Kinesiology
Author : Marion Ruth Broer
Publisher :
Release :1968
Total pages :92
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : UOM:39015015077467
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