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Human movement : an introductory text.

Everett, Tony, MCSP. (Added Author). Kell, Clare. (Added Author).
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Location: IAHS STACKS QP303.H865 2010
Barcode: 30731101101545
Status: Available

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780702031342 (paperback)
  • ISBN: 0702031348 (paperback)
  • Physical Description: ix, 268 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: Sixth edition/ edited by Tony Everett and Clare Kell.
  • Publisher: New York : Churchill Livingstone/Elsevier, 2010.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Rev. ed. of: Human movement / edited by Marion Trew, Tony Everett. 5th ed. 2005.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Skeletal muscle, muscle work, strength, power, and endurance / Tim Sharp and Tony Everett -- Joint mobility / Tony Everett -- Motor control / Bernhard Haas -- Posture and balance / Clare Kell -- Motor learning / Nicola Phillips -- Psychosocial influences on human movement / Sally Scott-Roberts -- The influence of the environment on human movement / Philippa Coales -- Biomechanics of human movement / Robert W.M. van Deursen and Tony Everett -- Function of the upper limb / Valerie Sparkes and Mike Smith -- Function of the lower limb / Tony Everett and Marion Trew -- Function of the spine / Valerie Sparkes -- Human movement across the lifespan / Lyn Horrocks -- Measuring and analysing human movement / Tony Everett -- Scales of measurement / Susan Corr and Roshni Khatri.
Subject: Human mechanics.
Human locomotion.
Musculoskeletal System.