eBook Snowboarding, 1st Edition

  • Heather Schwartz
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  • ISBN-10: 1420506617
  • ISBN-13: 9781420506617
  • DDC: 796
  • eBook 
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released March 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011
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About The Solution

Overview

Explores the scientific principles behind some of the most popular team and individual sports. Covers origins, history and changes, the biomechanics and physiology of playing, related health and medical concerns, and the causes and treatment of sports-related injuries.

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Series

Science Behind Sports


Sports play an important formative role in the lives of many middle and high school students. Science Behind Sports from Lucent Books explores the science behind key contemporary sports. Volumes present in a clear and engaging manner the scientific principles and concepts involved, the biomechanics and physiology of playing, and related health issues and medical concerns related to the sport.


Features/Benefits

  • Offering insight into the lives of people who have made an impact in the modern era, People in the News volumes are sure to be of interest to students researching current topics and popular culture.
  • Subsequent chapters cover the biomechanics and physiology of playing, related health and medical concerns, and the causes and treatment of sports-related injuries.
  • The full-color text is augmented by fact boxes, sidebars, photos, and detailed diagrams, charts and graphs.
  • In addition, a subject-specific glossary, bibliography and index provide further tools for researching the sports and concepts discussed throughout the volume.

Alternate Formats

  • Print Edition
    ISBN-10: 1420503227 | ISBN-13: 9781420503227