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Introduction to Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport Studies

Introduction to Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport Studies - 7th edition

Introduction to Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport Studies - 7th edition

ISBN13: 9780073523606

ISBN10: 0073523607

Introduction to Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport Studies by Angela Lumpkin - ISBN 9780073523606
Cover type: Hardback
Edition: 7TH 08
Copyright: 2008
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Publishing Company
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Introduction to Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport Studies by Angela Lumpkin - ISBN 9780073523606

ISBN13: 9780073523606

ISBN10: 0073523607

Cover type: Hardback
Edition: 7TH 08

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Summary

This accessible introductory text explores the history, philosophies, and principles of today's physical education programs within a practical, career-oriented framework. The text explores the wide variety of career opportunities available, and includes a greater focus on non-teaching related careers in physical education and sport.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Unit 1: Principles and Scope of Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport Studies

1: Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport Studies-Dynamic Fields
2: Exercise and Sport Sciences
3: The Profession of Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport Studies
4: Philosophy of Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport
5: Selecting a Career
6: Preparation for a Career

Unit 2: History and Development of Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport

7: Sport in the Ancient World and Our European Heritage
8: Early American Physical Education and Sport
9: Twentieth Century Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport

Unit 3: The Changing Nature of Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport

10: Opportunities and Challenges in Physical Education and Exercise Science
11: Issues in Sports
12: Living Actively in the Twenty-First Century

Appendix A: Professional Journals Relating to Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport
Appendix B: Certifying Organizations