Book reviews: Introduction to Exercise Science. First Edition
Author: (the book reviewer): Gheorghe Dumitru
Sports medicine primary doctor, Constanta, Romania
Human life and health are not possible without movement, and this is now a fundamental truth already accepted by most of the people around the world. This explains why more and more individuals are seeking expertise, and benefiting from it, from a variety of exercise science professionals, either to improve their movement performance or for regain lost physical activity ability, after injury or disease.
The book which we present now is organized into three parts and a total of 11 chapters. Of these chapters the first two are authored by D.V. KNUDSON himself, while the other nine were written by the 15 collaborators, all of them renowned specialists in exercise science and kinesiology.
We can say that there are all reasons to consider this work an extremely useful, even indispensable tool, for the actual and future under- and post-graduate students within exercise science or sport and/or physical activity university programs.
Key words: exercise science, health, physical activity, researrch, sport science.