New! Book Releases Understanding Motor Development: Infants, Children, Adolescents, Adults provides readers with both an explanatory and a descriptive basis for the processes of motor development. Covering the entire lifespan, this text focuses on the phases of motor development and provides a solid introduction to the biological, affective, cognitive, and behavioral aspects within each developmental stage. Conducting and Reading Research in Kinesiology instructs readers on how to conduct their own research and how to read—with understanding—the research that others in the field have done. Beginning with an overview of the types of research, the Sixth Edition discusses the steps involved in conducting research, analyzing data, and concludes with a section on writing research proposals and reports.