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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|
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