Manual of Structural Kinesiology

Explaining the process of human movement, Manual of Structural Kinesiology gives a straightforward view of human anatomy and its relation to movement. The manual clearly identifies specific muscles and muscle groups and describes exercises for strengthening and developing those muscles. Floyd provides important information in an accessible format through a combination of logical presentation, illustrations, and concise writing style.

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Chapter 1 Foundations of Structural Kinesiology

Chapter 2 Neuromuscular Fundamentals

Chapter 3 Basic Biomechanical Factors and Concepts

Chapter 4 The Shoulder Girdle

Chapter 5 The Shoulder Joint

Chapter 6 The Elbow and Radioulnar Joints

Chapter 7 The Wrist and Hand Joints

Chapter 8 Muscular Analysis of Upper-Extremity Exercises

Chapter 9 The Hip Joint and Pelvic Girdle

Chapter 10 The Knee Joint

Chapter 11 The Ankle and Foot Joints

Chapter 12 The Trunk and Spinal Column

Chapter 13 Muscular Analysis of Trunk and Lower-Extremity Exercises



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