Foundations of Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport

Foundations of Physical Education, Exercise Science, and Sport

3.04 (22 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author)  , By (author)  , By (author) 

List price: US$194.67

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks

Description

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.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 576 pages
  • 193.04 x 233.68 x 27.94mm | 1,224.69g
  • McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
  • McGraw Hill Higher Education
  • London, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 17th Revised edition
  • 0078095786
  • 9780078095788
  • 1,179,383

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 Trendsshow more

Rating details

22 ratings
3.04 out of 5 stars
5 9% (2)
4 27% (6)
3 41% (9)
2 5% (1)
1 18% (4)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X