Anthropometrica: A Textbook of Body Measurement for Sports and Health Courses

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UNSW Press, 1996 - Nature - 413 pages
A core textbook of anthopometry - human body measurement - for sports science and human movement courses, with applications in ergonomics, psychology, nutrition, physiology and other health subjects.
 

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Contents

Introduction
27
Data collection
28
The anthropometric profile
33
Chapter 3
44
5
53
6
60
Anthropometry Measurement Error
77
Chapter 4
97
Threecompartment models
216
Applications for Anthropometry
235
Body image and behaviour
250
Workplace design 274
274
Chapter 2
276
Anthropometry and Sports Performance
287
References
297
Reference
325

Similarity Systems in Anthropometry
121
Somatotyping
147
Chapter 7
162
Anthropometric Estimation of Body
171
Chapter 7
172
Application of prediction equations
184
Summary
186
References
195
Chapter 8
199
Chapter 12
362
Peter Abernethy Tim Olds Barbara Eden Michelle Neill and Linda Baines
366
a multistep profiling system
381
References
388
an Australian Model
395
Introduction
396
requirements and rationale
403
Guidelines for determining TEMS
409
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