Current Research in Sports Sciences by R. MaughanCurrent Research in Sports Sciences by R. Maughan

Current Research in Sports Sciences

EditorR. Maughan, V.A. Rogozkin

Hardcover | October 31, 1996

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The July 1994 proceedings featuring 49 research presentations focused on the areas of the identification and development of sporting talent, reaching and maintaining peak performance, and the relationships between physical activity and wellness. The contributing scientists provide a range of findings within the three main general themes, in particular new work in the neurological and pathopsychological criteria for sport selection, mental training, movement control, the mathematical modeling of human movements, individual approaches to exercise for health, and exercise training that includes a high carbohydrate diet. Includes graphs and tables. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
Title:Current Research in Sports SciencesFormat:HardcoverDimensions:356 pagesPublished:October 31, 1996Publisher:Springer US

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ISBN - 10:0306453193

ISBN - 13:9780306453199

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Table of Contents

IDENTIFICATION AND DEVELOPMENT OF SPORTING TALENT: Talent Identification: Identification and Development of Talent in Sport (V.K. Balsevich). How Expert Coaches Develop Talent throughPractice (J.H. Salmela). Selection of Children for Sport (W. Starosta). Control of Motor Function and Its Role in Selection and Orientation of Young Sportsmen (O.M. Shelkov, G.A. Hrisfanov). Physiological Basis of Exercise for Young Athletes: Neurological and Pathopsychological Criteria for Sport Selection (T.P. Koroleva). Nutritional Considerations in the Young Athlete: Nutrition for Young Athletes (R.J. Maughan, S.M. Shirreffs). Fat and Fat Distribution in Elite Rhythmic Gymnasts (R. Pieter et al.). Body Composition and Nutritional Intake in Belgian Volleyball Players (M. Goris et al.). REACHING AND MAINTAINING PEAK PERFORMANCE: Pedagogical Aspects of Elite Performance: Mental Training for Sport and Life (L.E. Uneståhl). Professional Sport as a Subculture (N.I. Ponomarev). Psychopedagogical Analysis of Individual Styles of Operational Problem Solving (A.V. Rodionov).Mental Training for Sports and Wellness: Mental Relaxation -Neurodynamic Markers and Psychophysiological Mechanisms (P.V. Bundzen et al.). Longacting Regulators of Mental State in Elite Sport: Control and Optimization of Their Influence (G.B. Gorskaya). Effects of Mental Training on the Sense of Rhythym (M.V. Yermoaleva). Biomechanical Aspects of MotorActivity: Anatomical Data for Biomechanical Calculation (I.M. Kozlov et al.). Control of Movement (S.P. Evseev). The Application of Computer Technologies to Management of Special Training in Cyclic Sports (V.V. Kleshnev). Functional Capacity of Athletes: Nutritional Preparation for Sports Performance: The Elite Performer (R.J. Maughan, L.M. Burke). Cumulative Effects of the Administration of Creatine and Amino Acid Mixtures during Training (N.I. Volkov et al.). Effects of Products of Enhanced Biological Value on the Performance of Athletes (A. Pshendin et al.). PHYSICAL ACTIVITY AND WELLNESS: Exercise Fitness and Health: Physical Activity: An Important Contributor to Health and Function (S. Blair). Valuables of Physical Culture in a Healthy Lifestyle (L.I. Lubysheva). Physical Activity Level of Schoolaged Children in St. Petersburg (A.G. Komkov et al.). Physiological Basis of Exercise for Middleaged Adults: Effect of Exercise Training and Acute Acute Exercise on EssentialHypertensives (R.M. Dibner et al.). Nutrition, Exercise, and Health: Nutrition, Moderate Exercise and Health (A.E. Hardman). Metabolicand Ventilatory Effects of Caffeine during Light Intensity Exercise in Trained and Sedentary Low Habitual Caffeine Users (H.J. Engels et al.). 22 additional articles. Index.