Exercise, Aging, and Health: Overcoming Barriers to an Active Old Age / Edition 1

Exercise, Aging, and Health: Overcoming Barriers to an Active Old Age / Edition 1

by Sandra O'Brien Cousins, Sandra O'Brien Cousins, Cousins
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1560324139

ISBN-13: 9781560324133

Pub. Date: 05/28/1998

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Appropriate for professionals in gerontology, sports psychology, health psychology, physical education and social science programs that deal with older populations and community resources, this book first discusses the pros and cons of physical activity for older persons. It then explores the theoretical reasons for which older people do not pursue physical

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Appropriate for professionals in gerontology, sports psychology, health psychology, physical education and social science programs that deal with older populations and community resources, this book first discusses the pros and cons of physical activity for older persons. It then explores the theoretical reasons for which older people do not pursue physical activity and how to overcome this reluctance. There is a model included, as well as implications for future social policy.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781560324133
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
05/28/1998
Pages:
284
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.70(h) x 0.50(d)

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