Essentials of Research Methods in Health  Physical Education  Exercise Science  and Recreation

Essentials of Research Methods in Health Physical Education Exercise Science and Recreation


  • Author : Kris E. Berg
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 078177036X


Essentials of Research Methods in Health Physical Education Exercise Science and Recreation Book Description :

Explores a range of basic topics covered in research courses in exercise science, kinesiology, and physical education. This work provides the information and skills needed to write effective research proposals and theses; and understand how to conduct basic studies in health, physical education, exercise science, athletic training, and recreation....

Research Methods in Physical Activity

Research Methods in Physical Activity


  • Author : Jerry R. Thomas
  • Publisher : Human Kinetics
  • Release Date : 2015-07-17
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781492585282


Research Methods in Physical Activity Book Description :

Research Methods in Physical Activity, Seventh Edition, systematically guides students through the research process, introducing methods and tools specifically for kinesiology and exercise science disciplines, including the subdisciplines of physical therapy, rehabilitation, and occupational therapy. The seventh edition leads students and novice researchers to research competency with the distinctive humor that has become a trademark of this internationally recognized text. This text provides step-by-step information for every aspect of the research process, from identifying and devising research questions to analyzing data and compiling results for presentation. Methods for qualitative, quantitative, and mixed-methods research approaches are address...

Research Methods in Physical Activity and Health

Research Methods in Physical Activity and Health


  • Author : Stephen R. Bird
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2018-12-19
  • Genre: Health & Fitness
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781351656764


Research Methods in Physical Activity and Health Book Description :

Physical activity is vital for good health. It has an established strong evidence base for its positive effects on functional capacity, reducing the risk of many chronic diseases, and promoting physical, mental and social well-being. Furthermore, these benefits are evident across a diversity of ages, groups and populations. The need for these benefits in current societies means that exercise practitioners, professional bodies, institutions, health authorities and governments require high quality evidence to establish appropriate exercise guidelines, implementation strategies and effective exercise prescription at individual, group and population levels. Research Methods in Physical Activity and Health is the first book to comprehensively present the ...

The Research Process in Sport  Exercise and Health

The Research Process in Sport Exercise and Health


  • Author : Rich Neil
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-12-04
  • Genre: Sports & Recreation
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781136455797


The Research Process in Sport Exercise and Health Book Description :

What are the challenges and potential pitfalls of real research? What decision-making process is followed by successful researchers? The Research Process in Sport, Exercise and Health fills an important gap in the research methods literature. Conventional research methods textbooks focus on theory and descriptions of hypothetical techniques, while the peer-reviewed research literature is mainly concerned with discussion of data and the significance of results. In this book, a team of successful researchers from across the full range of sub-disciplines in sport, exercise and health discuss real pieces of research, describing the processes they went through, the decisions that they made, the problems they encountered and the things they would have done...

Laboratory Manual for Exercise Physiology

Laboratory Manual for Exercise Physiology


  • Author : G. Gregory Haff
  • Publisher : Human Kinetics
  • Release Date : 2018-03-13
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781492586456


Laboratory Manual for Exercise Physiology Book Description :

Laboratory Manual for Exercise Physiology, Second Edition With Web Study Guide, provides guided opportunities for students to translate their scientific understanding of exercise physiology into practical applications in a variety of settings. Written by experts G. Gregory Haff and Charles Dumke, the text builds upon the success of the first edition with full-color images and the addition of several new interactive lab activities in the web study guide. The revitalized second edition comprises 16 laboratory chapters that offer a total of 49 lab activities. Each laboratory chapter provides a complete lesson, including objectives, definitions of key terms, and background information that sets the stage for learning. Each lab activity supplies step-by-s...

Saunders  Q   A Review for the Physical Therapy Board Examination E Book

Saunders Q A Review for the Physical Therapy Board Examination E Book


  • Author : Brad Fortinberry
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2010-04-23
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781455727759


Saunders Q A Review for the Physical Therapy Board Examination E Book Book Description :

With over 1,200 multiple choice review questions written to parallel the content and format of the National Physical Therapy Board Examination (NPTE), Saunders’ Q&A Review for the Physical Therapy Board Examination provides more NPTE practice than any other review resource available. Strengthen your understanding of core principles across the full spectrum of physical therapy practice with comprehensive exam practice from specialty experts. This title includes additional digital media when purchased in print format. For this digital book edition, media content is not included. More than 1,200 multiple-choice questions test your understanding of key content across a variety of practice environments, including schools, hospitals, and communities. Org...

Writing Your Dissertation  3rd Edition

Writing Your Dissertation 3rd Edition


  • Author : Derek Swetnam
  • Publisher : How To Books
  • Release Date : 2000-04-01
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781848034778


Writing Your Dissertation 3rd Edition Book Description :

Gives you the tools to produce a first class dissertation This book gives you the confidence, tools and techniques to produce a first-class dissertation. It offers practical guidelines to planning realistic timetables and structuring every aspect of your work. Find out how to avoid common mistakes and the best way to present your work, and even how to assess your dissertation in the same way as a university or college tutor does....

Designing and Conducting Research in Health and Human Performance
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Designing and Conducting Research in Health and Human Performance


  • Author : Tracey D. Matthews
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2011-06-28
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1118067118


Designing and Conducting Research in Health and Human Performance Book Description :

Designing and Conducting Research in Health and Human Performance shows students how to become effective producers and consumers of health and human performance research. The book provides comprehensive coverage of both quantitative and qualitative research methods and includes step-by-step guidance for writing effective research proposals and theses. In addition, the authors show how to read, assess, interpret, and apply published research and how to conduct basic studies in health, physical education, exercise science, athletic training, and recreation. Designing and Conducting Research in Health and Human Performance is filled with illustrative examples that emphasize the real-world applications of research methods. Throughout, the authors draw on...

Research in Information Studies

Research in Information Studies


  • Author : W. Bernard Lukenbill
  • Publisher : Xlibris Corporation
  • Release Date : 2012-04-11
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781469179612


Research in Information Studies Book Description :

Research is integrated into the whole fabric of modern-day society and culture. It affects our lives in so many waysfrom finding a job to knowing how to manage our health. Information studies designed to understand this array of information encompasses a wide expanse of disciplines. Many of these areas draw their philosophical and research bases from a mixture of disciplines within the social sciences and the humanities. This book takes a holistic view of these diverse areas and shows how they are united through the common thread of enhancing our knowledge of and understanding the world in which we all live....