Foundations of Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport / Edition 16
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.
Part I Nature and Scope of Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport
1 Meaning and Philosophy 2 Objectives3 Role in Society and Education Part II Foundations4 Historical Foundations5 Motor Behavior6 Biomechanical Foundations7 Exercise Physiology8 Sociological Foundations9 Foundations of Sport and Exercise Psychology Part III Careers and Professional Considerations10 Career and Professional Development11 Teaching and Coaching Careers12 Fitness- and Health-Related Careers13 Sport Careers Part IV Issues, Challenges, and the Future14 Issues and Challenges15 Future Trends