9780072466980

Foundations of Physical Education and Sport with Ready Notes and PowerWeb: Health and Human Performance

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  • ISBN13:

    9780072466980

  • ISBN10:

    0072466987

  • Edition: 13th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 11/16/2000
  • Publisher: MCG (Manual)
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Summary

This text integrates the traditional presentation of history and philosophy with the expanding career opportunities within this dynamic field covering the the nature, scope, philosophy, history, and scientific foundations of physical education and sport. Preparation for a diversity of careers in the field is emphasized, including areas such as teaching, coaching, exercise leadership, athletic training, sport management, and sport media. Issues, challenges, and the future of physical education and sport are also addressed.

Table of Contents

Part One: The Nature and Scope of Physical Education and Sport

1 Meaning and Philosophy of Physical Education and Sport

2 Objectives for Physical Education and Sport

3 Role of Physical Education and Sport in Society and in Education

4 Movement: The Keystone of Physical Education and Sport

Part Two: Foundations of Physical Education and Sport

5 Historical Foundations of Physical Education and Sport

6 Biomechanical Foundations of Physical Education and Sport

7 Exercise Physiology

8 Sociological Foundations of Physical Education and Sport

9 Psychological Foundations of Physical Education and Sport

Part Three: Careers and Professional Considerations in Physical Education and Sport

10 Careers, Leadership, and Professional Organizations in Physical Education and Sport

11 Teaching and Coaching Careers in Physical Education and Sport

12 Fitness- and Health-Related Careers in Physical Education and Sport

13 Sports Careers in Media, Management, Performance, and other Related Areas

Part Four: Issues, Challenges and the Future of Physical Education and Sport

14 Issues and Challenges in Physical Education and Sport

15 The Future of Physical Education and Sport

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