Child Development Through Sports

Child Development Through Sports

by James H Humphrey

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ISBN-13: 9781136406515
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 11/12/2012
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 158
File size: 2 MB

Table of Contents

  • Foreword
  • Preface
  • Chapter 1. An Overview of Child Development
  • General Characteristics of Five- to Twelve-Year-Old Children
  • Forms of Development
  • A Concept of Total Development
  • Meeting the Needs of Children
  • Helping Children Understand Their Own Development
  • Chapter 2. Health As a Factor in Child Development
  • The Meaning of Health and Related Terms
  • The Health Triangle
  • Chapter 3. Stress As a Factor in Child Development
  • Children and Stress
  • The Meaning of Stress
  • The Stress Concept
  • Home Stress
  • School Stress
  • Chapter 4. An Overview of Children’s Sports
  • Historical Background
  • Important Aspects of Children’s Sports
  • Chapter 5. Objectives of Sports for Children
  • Physical Objectives
  • Social Objectives
  • Emotional Objectives
  • Intellectual Objectives
  • Chapter 6. Physical Development
  • Physical Needs
  • Guidelines for Physical Development
  • Evaluating Contributions of Sports to Physical Development
  • Physical Activity Yield
  • Chapter 7. Social Development
  • Social Needs
  • Guidelines for Social Development Through Sports
  • Possibilities for Social Development Through Sports
  • Evaluating Contributions of Sports to Social Development
  • Chapter 8. Emotional Development
  • Factors Concerning Emotional Development
  • Emotional Needs
  • Guidelines for Emotional Development Through Sports
  • Opportunities for Emotional Development Through Sports
  • Evaluating Contributions of Sports to Emotional Development
  • Chapter 9. Intellectual Development
  • Intellectual Needs
  • Guidelines for Intellectual Development Through Sports
  • Opportunities for Intellectual Development Through Sports
  • Index
  • Reference Notes Included

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