History of American Physical Education and Sport

History of American Physical Education and Sport

by Paula D. Welch
     
 

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Welch (emerita, U. of Florida) presents a history of physical education and sport in the United States. Aimed at physical education professionals and students, the text covers such topics as the traditional games of Native Americans; the influence of urbanization on leisure time activities; and the changes in sport and physical education brought about by women's

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Welch (emerita, U. of Florida) presents a history of physical education and sport in the United States. Aimed at physical education professionals and students, the text covers such topics as the traditional games of Native Americans; the influence of urbanization on leisure time activities; and the changes in sport and physical education brought about by women's rights legislation. The history of American involvement in the Olympic Games is also discussed. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780398075071
Publisher:
Charles C. Thomas, Publisher
Publication date:
09/28/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
414
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

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