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Foundations of Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport

Foundations of Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport - 17th edition

ISBN13: 978-0078095788

Cover of Foundations of Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport 17TH 12 (ISBN 978-0078095788)
ISBN13: 978-0078095788
ISBN10: 0078095786
Cover type: Hardback
Edition/Copyright: 17TH 12
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Publishing Company
Published: 2012
International: No

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Foundations of Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport - 17TH 12 edition

ISBN13: 978-0078095788

Deborah A. Wuest and Charles A. Bucher

ISBN13: 978-0078095788
ISBN10: 0078095786
Cover type: Hardback
Edition/Copyright: 17TH 12
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Publishing Company

Published: 2012
International: No
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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