Anatomy of Movement

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Patholog of Movement is a dynamic, integrated approach to the analysi of the physical structures of the musculoskeletal system and their functional relationship to the ovements of the uman body. The mphasis is on basic human anatomy as it relates to external body movement. In clear and concise text illustrated with more than a thousand graphic drawings, the write takes the reader on a fascinatin tour of the muscles, bones, ligaments and joints of the arms, legs and trunk. The focus throughout the essay is on anatomy not for its own sake, but in its functional relationship to the actual movements of the body in physical disciplines. Features:*
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Published November 1st 1997 by W.B. Saunders Company (first published 1993
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Anatomy of Movement
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289

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I have read three books on Anatomy from a Yoga perspective but fairly applicable to understand all sorts of physical exercises or movements, and my personal ranking is as follows:# 1.

Have great great things about Ray Long 's book but yet to read that one, maybe that can up this one.# 2 is Good.

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page 198 -flexion of pelvis ( salsa dancing/hamster lordosis); extension of pelvis ( yoga) -greater trochanter& lesser trochanter= muscles attachment roughened projections on femur-The head of the femur is best fitted into the socket when femur is at a 90 degree angle relative to the trunk ( kneeling) page 204-Variations of the hip= you could possibly tell how the bones of the femur and hip socket are structured based on the position a yoga student places their hips/legs ... although this could be easy to determine.

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