Var det verkligen under 1970-talet, mer än under något annat decennium, som amerikansk basket inom NBA utvecklades och fann sin form? Det hävdar nämligen Adam J. Criblez i boken Tall Tales and Short Shorts: Dr. J, Pistol Pete, & the Birth of the Modern NBA (Rowman & Littlefield). Vår recensent Hans Bolling, som läste boken med nöje, undrar över detta, liksom över vissa andra saker som saknar stöd i en utvecklad historisk analys.
Vacancy | Associate or assistant professor in human computer interaction, play, movement, and learning | University of Southern Denmark. Apply by March 22, 2020
We expect the applicant to participate in the further development of the department’s research in computer-human interaction (HCI and CHI-play) related to play, sports and health. The digital design related to human movement, play, sport, and health is perceived as an interdisciplinary field closely connected with design-related, aesthetic, and technological methods.
Call for Papers | “It’s (not) just a game: Football’s evolving culture” – Football Collective Conference 2020 | Portsmouth, November 26–27, 2020. Call ends...
The committee of the 2020 Football Collective Conference invites researchers, practitioners and scholars to submit abstracts to be considered for presentation. We invite proposals for oral presentations, posters/exhibits, and workshops/symposiums. The conference is designed to offer opportunities for all to present research, research ideas, potential projects, and innovative methods of data collection or public engagement.
Call for Papers | “The Scholarship of Teaching and Learning in Biomechanics”, Special Issue of Journal of Applied Biomechanics | Call ends May 31,...
The scholarship of teaching and learning of biomechanics encompasses a very wide variety of topics. Papers focused on innovative biomechanics education and outreach efforts will be considered across all scales, including: global or national initiatives; community partnerships and programs; interdisciplinary university programs; biomechanics curriculum; specific course structure or approach; teaching pedagogies; and learning innovations.