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The Cybernetics of Kenyan Running : hurry, hurry has no blessing

Author: Randall E Mayes
Publisher: Durham, N.C. : Carolina Academic Press, ©2005.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Mayes, Randall E. (Randall Elam).
Cybernetics of Kenyan Running.
Durham, N.C. : Carolina Academic Press, ©2005
(OCoLC)607635019
Online version:
Mayes, Randall E. (Randall Elam).
Cybernetics of Kenyan Running.
Durham, N.C. : Carolina Academic Press, ©2005
(OCoLC)608574004
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Randall E Mayes
ISBN: 1594600589 9781594600586
OCLC Number: 58423701
Description: xviii, 248 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Time: historical considerations --
Place: environmental factors and adaptations --
Physiological models and limitations to endurance --
Lactate --
Sociological forces --
Running in a 40 mph headwind --
Kenyan cultures --
Belief and knowledge systems --
Inside the mind of the highly evolved runner --
Psychological anthropology --
The cybernetics of Kenyan running --
Cultural evolution and behavioral expression --
Third order cybernetics.
Responsibility: Randy E. Mayes.
Local System Bib Number:
295245
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