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Sport philosophy

Sport philosophy

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Published by Human Kinetics in Champaign, Ill .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Special issueof Sport Science Review, Volume 5, Number 2.

Other titlesSport science review.
Statementtheme editor Karen A. E. Volkwein.
ContributionsVolkwein, Karen A. E.
The Physical Object
Paginationiv,90p. ;
Number of Pages90
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20845526M

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