Foundations of Physical Education and Sport / Edition 13

Foundations of Physical Education and Sport / Edition 13

by Deborah A. Wuest, Charles Augustus Bucher
     
 

ISBN-10: 0070921385

ISBN-13: 9780070921382

Pub. Date: 01/28/1999

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

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…  See more details below

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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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070921382
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
01/28/1999
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
512

Table of Contents

Introduction
1Meaning and Philosophy of Physical Education and Sport2
2Objectives for Physical Education and Sport31
3Role of Physical Education and Sport in Society and in Education62
4Movement: The Keystone of Physical Education and Sport97
5Historical Foundations of Physical Education and Sport124
6Exercise Physiology and Fitness167
7Psychological Foundations of Physical Education and Sport213
8Sociological Foundations of Physical Education and Sport244
9Biomechanical Foundations of Physical Education and Sport283
10Preparing for a Career in Physical Education and Sport304
11Teaching and Coaching Careers in Physical Education and Sport321
12Fitness- and Health-Related Careers in Physical Education and Sport354
13Sport Careers in Management, Media, Performance, and Other Related Areas373
14Leadership and Professional Organizations in Physical Education and Sport389
15Issues and Challenges in Physical Education and Sport410
16Future of Physical Education and Sport436

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