Sports, Hobbies & Games Reference Books

Coordination Abilities in Volleyball

The book presents a general view on sports training, its periodisation and the role of coordination in the initial stages of preparation in volleyball. Based on the results of the author's research, as well as studies conducted by international sports scientists, it offers a model for the development of coordination abilities in volleyball.

With God on their Side: Sport in the Service of Religion

Sport and religion are two of the central currents of global culture and society. This collection examines in detail the intersection of sport and religion from an international, religiously pluralistic perspective.


Wisconsin had a big party in 1998. It was a roll-out-the-barrel, slice-the-cheese, strike-up-the-polka-band wing-ding that promised to roust every last badger out of state burrows and into the streets to dance with guests.