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Kinesiology [electronic resource] : scientific basis of human motion /

por Hamilton, Nancy (Nancy Patricia) [ed.]; Luttgens, Kathryn [ed.]; Weimar, Wendi [ed.].
Tipo de material: materialTypeLabelLibroNúmero de ubicación: 612.7/6 Series: McGraw-Hill's AccessPhysiotherapy: Editor: New York, N.Y. : McGraw-Hill Education LLC., c2008Edición: 11th ed.Descripción: xv, 627 p. : ill., figs., tables.ISBN: 0071106677 (pbk); 0072972971 (print-ISBN); 9780071106672 (pbk); 9780072972979 (print-ISBN).Otro título: Kinesiology, scientific basis of human motion, Eleventh edition.Materia(s): Kinesiology | Movement | Biomechanics | Motor Skills | Musculoskeletal SystemRecursos en línea: Haga clic aquí para acceso en linea Also issued in online and PDF version.
Contenidos:
Chapter 1. Introduction to the Study of Kinesiology -- Part I. Anatomical and Physiological Fundamentals of Human Motion -- Overview Anatomical and Physiological Fundamentals of Human Motion -- Chapter 2. The Musculoskeletal System: The Skeletal Framework and Its Movements -- Chapter 3. The Musculoskeletal System: The Musculature -- Chapter 4. The Neuromuscular Basis of Human Motion -- Chapter 5. The Upper Extremity: The Shoulder Region -- Chapter 6. The Upper Extremity: The Elbow, Forearm, Wrist, and Hand -- Chapter 7. The Lower Extremity: The Hip Region -- Chapter 8. The Lower Extremity: The Knee, Ankle, and Foot -- Chapter 9. The Spinal Column and Thorax -- Part II. Fundamentals of Biomechanics -- Overview Fundamentals of Biomechanics -- Chapter 10. Terminology and Measurement in Biomechanics -- Chapter 11. The Description of Human Motion -- Chapter 12. The Conditions of Linear Motion -- Chapter 13. The Conditions of Rotary Motion -- Chapter 14. The Center of Gravity and Stability -- Part III. Motor Skills: Principles and Applications -- Overview Motor Skills: Principles and Applications -- Chapter 15. The Standing Posture -- Chapter 16. Kinesiology of Fitness and Exercise -- Chapter 17. Moving Objects: Pushing and Pulling -- Chapter 18. Moving Objects: Throwing, Striking, and Kicking -- Chapter 19. Locomotion: Solid Surface -- Chapter 20. Locomotion: The Aquatic Environment -- Chapter 21. Locomotion: When Suspended and Free of Support -- Chapter 22. Impact -- Chapter 23. Instrumentation for Motion Analysis -- Appendix A. Classification of Joints and Their Movements -- Appendix B. Joint Range of Motion -- Appendix C. Muscular Attachments and Nerve Supply -- Appendix D. Mathematics Review -- Appendix E. Table of Trigonometric Functions -- Appendix F. U.S.–Metric Equivalents -- Appendix G. Exercises for Kinesiological Analysis -- Appendix H. Answers to Problems in Part II -- Glossary.
Resumen: Provides undergraduate students with the basics of anatomy, physiology, and the applications of kinesiology. This book uses a qualitative approach. It covers theory which is balanced with many sport and real-world applications to promote the integrated nature of kinesiology, including the anatomical and biomechanical concepts.
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Chapter 1. Introduction to the Study of Kinesiology -- Part I. Anatomical and Physiological Fundamentals of Human Motion -- Overview Anatomical and Physiological Fundamentals of Human Motion -- Chapter 2. The Musculoskeletal System: The Skeletal Framework and Its Movements -- Chapter 3. The Musculoskeletal System: The Musculature -- Chapter 4. The Neuromuscular Basis of Human Motion -- Chapter 5. The Upper Extremity: The Shoulder Region -- Chapter 6. The Upper Extremity: The Elbow, Forearm, Wrist, and Hand -- Chapter 7. The Lower Extremity: The Hip Region -- Chapter 8. The Lower Extremity: The Knee, Ankle, and Foot -- Chapter 9. The Spinal Column and Thorax -- Part II. Fundamentals of Biomechanics -- Overview Fundamentals of Biomechanics -- Chapter 10. Terminology and Measurement in Biomechanics -- Chapter 11. The Description of Human Motion -- Chapter 12. The Conditions of Linear Motion -- Chapter 13. The Conditions of Rotary Motion -- Chapter 14. The Center of Gravity and Stability -- Part III. Motor Skills: Principles and Applications -- Overview Motor Skills: Principles and Applications -- Chapter 15. The Standing Posture -- Chapter 16. Kinesiology of Fitness and Exercise -- Chapter 17. Moving Objects: Pushing and Pulling -- Chapter 18. Moving Objects: Throwing, Striking, and Kicking -- Chapter 19. Locomotion: Solid Surface -- Chapter 20. Locomotion: The Aquatic Environment -- Chapter 21. Locomotion: When Suspended and Free of Support -- Chapter 22. Impact -- Chapter 23. Instrumentation for Motion Analysis -- Appendix A. Classification of Joints and Their Movements -- Appendix B. Joint Range of Motion -- Appendix C. Muscular Attachments and Nerve Supply -- Appendix D. Mathematics Review -- Appendix E. Table of Trigonometric Functions -- Appendix F. U.S.–Metric Equivalents -- Appendix G. Exercises for Kinesiological Analysis -- Appendix H. Answers to Problems in Part II -- Glossary.

Provides undergraduate students with the basics of anatomy, physiology, and the applications of kinesiology. This book uses a qualitative approach. It covers theory which is balanced with many sport and real-world applications to promote the integrated nature of kinesiology, including the anatomical and biomechanical concepts.

Also issued in online and PDF version.

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