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Foundations of Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport

Foundations of Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport - 16th edition

Foundations of Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport - 16th edition

ISBN13: 9780073523743

ISBN10: 0073523747

Foundations of Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport by Deborah A. Wuest - ISBN 9780073523743
Edition: 16TH 09
Copyright: 2009
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Publishing Company
Published: 2009
International: No
Foundations of Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport by Deborah A. Wuest - ISBN 9780073523743

ISBN13: 9780073523743

ISBN10: 0073523747

Edition: 16TH 09

Summary

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.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Part I Nature and Scope of Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport

1 Meaning and Philosophy

2 Objectives

3 Role in Society and Education


Part II Foundations

4 Historical Foundations

5 Motor Behavior

6 Biomechanical Foundations

7 Exercise Physiology

8 Sociological Foundations

9 Foundations of Sport and Exercise Psychology


Part III Careers and Professional Considerations

10 Career and Professional Development

11 Teaching and Coaching Careers

12 Fitness- and Health-Related Careers

13 Sport Careers


Part IV Issues, Challenges, and the Future

14 Issues and Challenges

15 Future Trends

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