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The Resource Philosophy and the sciences of exercise, health and sport : critical perspectives on research methods, edited by Mike McNamee

Philosophy and the sciences of exercise, health and sport : critical perspectives on research methods, edited by Mike McNamee

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Philosophy and the sciences of exercise, health and sport : critical perspectives on research methods
Title
Philosophy and the sciences of exercise, health and sport
Title remainder
critical perspectives on research methods
Statement of responsibility
edited by Mike McNamee
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Can sports science research ever be 'theory neutral'?What role does 'experience' play in our assessment or statistical data?This unique interdisciplinary study calls on scientists and social scientists involved in the study of sport to reflect critically on the nature and aims of scientific enquiry. Leading researches from physiology, psychology, biomechanics, sociology, philosophy, coaching and statistics address the conceptual debates underpinning research within their respective fields and challenge to the prevailing orthodoxy of positivism and reductive science. By bringing toget
Member of
Cataloging source
MT4IT
Dewey number
796/.01
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
GV558
LC item number
.P45 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
McNamee, M. J.
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  • Sports sciences
  • Exercise
  • Sports
  • Exercise
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • Sports sciences
  • Sport
  • Filosofische aspecten
  • Gezondheid
  • Onderzoeksmethoden
  • Sport
  • Philosophie
Label
Philosophy and the sciences of exercise, health and sport : critical perspectives on research methods, edited by Mike McNamee
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Book Cover; Half-Title; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; List of Contributors; Preface and Acknowledgements; 1. Positivism, Popper and Paradigms: An Introductory Essay in the Philosophy of Science; 2. Must Scientists Think Philosophically About Science?; 3. Can Physiology Be Both Popperian and Ethical?; 4. How Does a Foundational Myth Become Sacred Scientific Dogma?: The Case of A.V. Hill and the Amaerobiosis Controversy; 5. Why Doesn't Sports Psychology Consider Freud?
Control code
252758772
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 253 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203506004
Lccn
2004050995
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
ebl182476
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252758772
Label
Philosophy and the sciences of exercise, health and sport : critical perspectives on research methods, edited by Mike McNamee
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Book Cover; Half-Title; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; List of Contributors; Preface and Acknowledgements; 1. Positivism, Popper and Paradigms: An Introductory Essay in the Philosophy of Science; 2. Must Scientists Think Philosophically About Science?; 3. Can Physiology Be Both Popperian and Ethical?; 4. How Does a Foundational Myth Become Sacred Scientific Dogma?: The Case of A.V. Hill and the Amaerobiosis Controversy; 5. Why Doesn't Sports Psychology Consider Freud?
Control code
252758772
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 253 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203506004
Lccn
2004050995
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
ebl182476
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252758772

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