9780073523606

Introduction to Physical Education, Exercise Science, And Sport Studies

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  • ISBN13:

    9780073523606

  • ISBN10:

    0073523607

  • Edition: 7th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 1/24/2007
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
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Summary

This accessible introductory text explores the history, philosophies, and principles of today's physical education programs within a practical, career-oriented framework. The text explores the wide variety of career opportunities available, and includes a greater focus on non-teaching related careers in physical education and sport.

Table of Contents

Principles and Scope of Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport Studies
Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport Studies-Dynamic Fields
Exercise and Sport Sciences
The Profession of Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport Studies
Philosophy of Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport
Selecting a Career
Preparation for a Career Unit
History and Development of Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport
Sport in the Ancient World and Our European Heritage
Early American Physical Education and Sport
Twentieth Century Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport Unit
The Changing Nature of Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport
Opportunities and Challenges in Physical Education and Exercise Science
Issues in Sports
Living Actively in the Twenty-First Century
Professional Journals Relating to Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport
Certifying Organizations
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