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Title Intensive participation in children's sports / American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine ; Bernard R. Cahill, Arthur J. Pearl, editors.

Imprint Champaign, IL : Human Kinetics Publishers, c1993.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  796.01922 In8    ---  Available
Description xiii, 240 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Note Includes papers presented at a workshop sponsored by the society and held Dec. 5-9, 1990 in Peoria.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Psychological perspectives / Rainer Martens -- Intensive sport participation and the prepubescent athlete : competitive stress and burnout / Daniel Gould -- Psychological effects of intensive sport participation on children and youth : self-esteem and motivation / Maureen R. Weiss -- Sociological perspectives / Jay Coakley, Peter Donnelly, Greg Landry -- Social dimensions of intensive training and participation in youth sports / Jay Coakley -- Problems associated with youth involvement in high-performance sport / Peter Donnelly ... [et al.] -- Physiological perspectives / Oded Bar-Or -- Benefits and risks of resistance training in children / Cameron J. R. Blimkie -- The physiological impact of intensive training on the prepubertal athlete / Thomas W. Rowland --Clinical/pathological perspectives / William E. Garrett, Jr. --Musculoskeletal adaptations and injuries associated with intense participation in youth sports / W. Ben Kibler, T. Jeff Chandler --Intensive training in the young athlete : pathoanatomic change / Bert R. Mandelbaum.
Subject Sports for children -- Psychological aspects.
Sports for children -- Physiological aspects.
Sports for children -- Social aspects.
Sports injuries in children.
Added Author Cahill, Bernard R., 1929-
Pearl, Arthur J., 1930-
American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine.
ISBN 0873224094

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