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Author Galton Foundation (Great Britain), Conference (1980 : London)

Title Biosocial aspects of sport : proceedings of a Galton Foundation conference held in London 26-28th March 1980 / edited by Bruce Tulloh, M.A. Herbertson, Alan S. Parkes
Published Cambridge : Galton Foundation, 1981

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Description vi, 207 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Series Journal of biosocial science. Supplement ; no. 7
Journal of biosocial science. Supplementary
Contents Social bonding and violence in sport / Eric Dunning -- The role of the media in sport / Cliff Morgan. Comment / James Walvin -- Women and sport - social aspects / Margaret Talbot. Comment / Rosemary Payne -- Sport and personality / J.E. Kane. Comment / Bruce Tulloh -- Sport and physical health / E. Joan Bassey & P.H. Fentem -- Sport and mental health / Maurice Yaffé. Comment / David Ryde -- The biological basis of aptitude : the endurance runner / Clyde Williams. Comment / W.L. Steele -- Sex differences in athletic potential / Elizabeth A.E. Ferris. Comment / Moira O'Brien -- Selection and training as they affect factors of performance / John F. Cadman. Comment / Kevin Hickey -- Injuries and physical stress / John E. Davies. Comment / Greg McLatchie -- Use and abuse of drugs in sport / Arnold H. Beckett. Comment / Ron Pickering. Comment / Wilf Paish -- Citius, altius, fortius? / John Williams -- Whither sport - the next decade / G.C. Lamb -- The international scene / Tom McNab -- Closing of conference / Roger Bannister
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Sports -- Physiological aspects.
Sports -- Social aspects.
Sports -- Sociological aspects.
Sports.
Author Herbertson, M. A.
Parkes, A. S. (Alan Sterling), 1900-1990.
Tulloh, Bruce.
Galton Foundation (Great Britain)
ISBN 0907232027