Introduction to Physical Education and Sport Science / Edition 1

Introduction to Physical Education and Sport Science / Edition 1

by Robert C. France
     
 

ISBN-10: 1418055298

ISBN-13: 9781418055295

Pub. Date: 09/26/2008

Publisher: Cengage Learning


This Introduction to Physical Education text represents the only comprehensive survey of topics for majors or non-majors. Within you will find a number of important topics relevant to modern sports medicine, including adaptive physical education, nutrition, injury care, challenges and benefits of coaching, administration and management of sport and physical…  See more details below

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This Introduction to Physical Education text represents the only comprehensive survey of topics for majors or non-majors. Within you will find a number of important topics relevant to modern sports medicine, including adaptive physical education, nutrition, injury care, challenges and benefits of coaching, administration and management of sport and physical education, and even opportunities in the field. Specific coverage of timely subjects includes Title IX, gender issues and steroid use.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781418055295
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
09/26/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
416
Product dimensions:
8.20(w) x 10.10(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents


Unit 1 Physical Education and Exercise Science Chapter 1: History and Development of Physical Education and Exercise Science Chapter 2: Physical Education in the Twenty-First Century Unit 2 Exercise and Movement Chapter 3: Sport Kinesiology Chapter 4: Emergency Preparedness-Injury Game Plan for Physical Educators Chapter 5: Prehabilitation and Pre-season Conditioning Unit 3 Adapted Physical Education Chapter 6: Adaptive Physical Education Chapter 7: Developing and Administering the Individual Education Program Unit 4 Coaching: The Challenge and the Benefits Chapter 8: Qualities of Successful Coaches Chapter 9: The Role of the Assistant and Head Coach Chapter 10: Working with Parents, Booster Clubs, and Administration Chapter 11: Sports Psychology Unit 5 Administration and Management in Sport and Physical Education Chapter 12: Risk Management in Sport and Physical Education Chapter 13: Facility and Equipment Planning, Designing, and Management Chapter 14: Athletic Administration Chapter 15: Equity and Sport: Title IX Chapter 16: Tournaments and Brackets Unit 6 Opportunities and Challenges in Physical Education and Exercise Science Chapter 17: The Future of Sport Chapter 18: Career Perspectives Chapter 19: Fitness after Retirement Appendix 1: Dimensions of Athletic Facilities and Arenas Appendix 2: Organizations, Periodicals, and the Internet

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