The Challenge of Change in Physical Education
This text presents a history of PE in specialist women's colleges. It looks back at 100 years of social, political and educational development, comparing six women's colleges.
'One hundred years is a long period of time in which to explain the ever changing role of the history of an institution, within the larger debates surrounding the role of women and the changing face of physical education. To look outside the walls of an institution, as well as within it, is a difficult task and Ida Webb has endeavored to accomplish this.' - The Sports Historian