E-books: Physical Education

  • Pedagogical Cases in Physical Education and Youth Sport book cover

    Pedagogical Cases in Physical Education and Youth Sport

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kathleen Armour

    Pedagogical Cases in Physical Education and Youth Sport is a completely new kind of resource for students and practitioners working in physical education or youth sport. The book consists of 20 richly described cases of individual young learners, each written by a team of authors with diverse…

    eBook – 2014-01-21

  • What Great Coaches Do Differently: 11 Elements of Effective Coaching book cover

    What Great Coaches Do Differently

    11 Elements of Effective Coaching, 1st Edition

    By Rob Haworth, Todd Whitaker

    This book describes the beliefs, behaviors, and attitudes of great athletic coaches. Where do they focus their attention? How do they spend their time and energy? And how can others gain the same advantages? Here, Rob Haworth and Todd Whitaker describe the qualities of champion athletes, coaches,…

    eBook – 2014-01-09

  • ‘Manufactured’ Masculinity: Making Imperial Manliness, Morality and Militarism book cover

    ‘Manufactured’ Masculinity

    Making Imperial Manliness, Morality and Militarism, 1st Edition

    By J. A. Mangan

    'Manufactured' Masculinity should be considered essential reading for scholars in the humanities and social sciences at every level and in all parts of the academic world. It weaves together brilliantly the elements of the 'manufacture' of masculinity in the period world-famous 'public' school…

    eBook – 2014-01-02
    Sport in the Global Society - Historical Perspectives

  • Values in Youth Sport and Physical Education book cover

    Values in Youth Sport and Physical Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jean Whitehead, Hamish Telfer, John Lambert

    As sport has become more intense, professional and commercialized so have the debates grown about what constitutes acceptable behaviour and fair play, and how to encourage and develop ‘good’ sporting behaviour, particularly in children and young people. This book explores the nature and function of…

    eBook – 2013-12-04

  • Critical Inquiry and Problem Solving in Physical Education: Working with Students in Schools book cover

    Critical Inquiry and Problem Solving in Physical Education

    Working with Students in Schools, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lisette Burrows, Doune Macdonald, Jan Wright

    Critical inquiry, critical thinking and problem-solving are key concepts in contemporary physical education. But how do physical educators actually do critical inquiry and critical thinking? Critical Inquiry and Problem-Solving in Physical Education explains the principles and assumptions…

    eBook – 2013-11-05

  • Dance Medicine in Practice: Anatomy, Injury Prevention, Training book cover

    Dance Medicine in Practice

    Anatomy, Injury Prevention, Training, 1st Edition

    By Liane Simmel

    Dance Medicine in Practice is the complete physical textbook for dance, written specifically to help dancers understand the anatomy, function and care of their bodies. Specific chapters are devoted to focusing on the spine, pelvis, hips, knees, feet, shoulders and arms. Each of these covers the…

    eBook – 2013-10-30

  • Athletics Challenges: A Resource Pack for Teaching Athletics book cover

    Athletics Challenges

    A Resource Pack for Teaching Athletics, 2nd Edition

    By Kevin Morgan

    Athletics Challenges is a practical resource file designed to ensure that all students have a positive learning experience in track and field athletics. It provides a wide range of activities and teaching approaches to enable teachers and coaches to promote a climate of inclusion, enjoyment and…

    eBook – 2013-10-28

  • Sport Pedagogy: An Introduction for Teaching and Coaching book cover

    Sport Pedagogy

    An Introduction for Teaching and Coaching, 1st Edition

    By Kathleen Armour

    Sport Pedagogy offers an essential starting point for anyone who cares about sport, education and young people. It offers invaluable theoretical and practical guidance for studying to become an effective teacher or coach, and for anyone who wants to inspire children and young people to engage in…

    eBook – 2013-09-27

  • Children and Exercise XIX: Promoting health and well-being book cover

    Children and Exercise XIX

    Promoting health and well-being, 1st Edition

    Edited by N. Armstrong

    The XIXth International Symposium of the European Group of Pediatric Work Physiology was held in Moretonhampstead, UK in September 1997 drawing together academic and medical experts from 26 countries under the theme of promoting health and well-being. This book contains the full text of the 11…

    eBook – 2013-09-13
    Taylor & Francis

  • The World of Physical Culture in Sport and Exercise: Visual Methods for Qualitative Research book cover

    The World of Physical Culture in Sport and Exercise

    Visual Methods for Qualitative Research, 1st Edition

    Edited by Cassandra Phoenix, Brett Smith

    Within qualitative research in the social sciences, the last decade has witnessed a growing interest in the use of visual methods. Visual Methods in Physical Culture is the first book in the field of sport and exercise sciences dedicated to harnessing the potential of using visual methods within…

    eBook – 2013-09-13

  • Women, Sport, Society: Further Reflections, Reaffirming Mary Wollstonecraft book cover

    Women, Sport, Society

    Further Reflections, Reaffirming Mary Wollstonecraft, 1st Edition

    Edited by Roberta J Park, Patricia Vertinsky

    During the last four decades women’s and gender history have become vibrant fields including studies of attitudes regarding the limited physical and other abilities of females as well as studies of the accomplishments of notable female athletes. We have become increasingly aware that women have…

    eBook – 2013-09-13
    Sport in the Global Society - Historical Perspectives

  • Sport, Fun and Enjoyment: An Embodied Approach book cover

    Sport, Fun and Enjoyment

    An Embodied Approach, 1st Edition

    By Ian Wellard

    Sport, Fun and Enjoyment explores the pleasurable aspects of sport within the context of everyday recreational and competitive physical activities. While much recent work has focused on the relationships between physical activity, health and wellbeing, much less attention has been paid to pleasure…

    eBook – 2013-09-05
    Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

4Series in Physical Education

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