Foundations of Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport / Edition 17

Foundations of Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport / Edition 17

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by Deborah Wuest, Jennifer Fisette
     
 

ISBN-10: 0078095786

ISBN-13: 9780078095788

Pub. Date: 01/27/2011

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

Integrating the traditional presentation of the nature, scope, philosophy, and history of physical education and sport with the growing career opportunities available within this dynamic field, this text addresses the challenges and the future of the discipline. It emphasizes preparation for a diversity of careers, addressing areas such as teaching, coaching,

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Integrating the traditional presentation of the nature, scope, philosophy, and history of physical education and sport with the growing career opportunities available within this dynamic field, this text addresses the challenges and the future of the discipline. It emphasizes preparation for a diversity of careers, addressing areas such as teaching, coaching, exercise leadership, athletic and personal training, sport management, and sport media.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780078095788
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
01/27/2011
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
576
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Part I: Nature and Scope of Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport

Chapter 1: Meaning and Scope

Chapter 2: Philosophy Goals, and Objectives

Chapter 3: Health and Physical Activity in Our Society

Part II: Foundations of Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport

Chapter 4: Historical Foundations

Chapter 5: Motor Behavior

Chapter 6: Biomechanical Foundations

Chapter 7: Exercise Physiology and Fitness

Chapter 8: Sociological Foundations

Chapter 9: Sport and Exercise Psychology

Chapter 10: Physical Education Pedagogy

Part III: Careers and Professional Considerations

Chapter 11: Career and Professional Development

Chapter 12: Teaching and Coaching Careers

Chapter 13: Fitness- and Health-Related Careers

Chapter 14: Sport Careers

Part IV: Issues, Challenges, and the Future

Chapter 15: Issues, Challenges, and Future Trends

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