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

Overview

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

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

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