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
     
 

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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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