E-books: Physical Education

  • The Future of Physical Education: Building a New Pedagogy book cover

    The Future of Physical Education

    Building a New Pedagogy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anthony Laker

    Anthony Laker leads an outstanding international team of educational theorists in critically examining the theoretical underpinnings of physical education, and in challenging the rhetoric, the practices and the pedagogies that prevail in our schools. There has been a great deal of discussion…

    eBook – 2003-12-16
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Safety and Risk in Primary School Physical Education book cover

    Safety and Risk in Primary School Physical Education

    1st Edition

    By John Severs

    Physical education and sport in schools is undergoing renewed emphasis and the primary sector key stages are rightly seen as fundamental elements in the new initiatives. The majority of primary school teachers are non-specialists and there is, therefore, a particular need for information on safe…

    eBook – 2003-12-16

  • Risk and Safety in Play: The law and practice for adventure playgrounds book cover

    Risk and Safety in Play

    The law and practice for adventure playgrounds, 1st Edition

    By Dave Potter

    Produced by PLAYLINK, a registered charity which assists local communities to create adventure playgrounds for children. Established in 1962, PLAYLINK is recognised as the national authority on good practice for play provision of this type. This essential handbook draws on PLAYLINK's 35 years…

    eBook – 2003-10-04
    Taylor & Francis

  • Gender and Physical Education: Contemporary Issues and Future Directions book cover

    Gender and Physical Education

    Contemporary Issues and Future Directions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dawn Penney

    Gender and Physical Education offers a critical and comprehensive commentary on issues relating to gender in PE and teacher education. The book challenges our understandings of gender, equity and identity in PE, establishing a conceptual and historical foundation for the issue, as well as…

    eBook – 2002-11-01

  • Coaching Children in Sport: Principles and Practice book cover

    Coaching Children in Sport

    Principles and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Dr Martin Lee

    This book has arisen out of a need for a text which tackles the special issues relating to coaching children (from 6 - 16) in sport. Academics (many with coaching experience) and practitioners have been commissioned to write on their specialist areas.…

    eBook – 2002-09-11

  • Sport and Physical Education in China book cover

    Sport and Physical Education in China

    1st Edition

    By Robin Jones, James (Jim) Riordan

    Written by a number of expert scholars from around the world, including China itself, with the aim of extending knowledge and taking the cross-cultural study of PE and sport beyond the descriptive level, this book provides unique and up to date material.Subjects covered include:*ancient and modern…

    eBook – 2002-09-11

  • Politics, Policy and Practice in Physical Education book cover

    Politics, Policy and Practice in Physical Education

    1st Edition

    By John Evans, Dawn Penney

    Using the example and context of Physical Education, a particularly vivid and comprehensive illustration is provided of the processes involved in the development of the National Curriculum for Physical Education in England and Wales between 1988-1995.The authors draw upon the extensive research to…

    eBook – 2002-09-11

  • Spoilsports: Understanding and Preventing Sexual Exploitation in Sport book cover


    Understanding and Preventing Sexual Exploitation in Sport, 1st Edition

    By Celia Brackenridge

    Sexual exploitation in sport is a problem that has beset both male and female athletes privately for decades but which has only recently emerged as a public issue. Spoilsports is the first comprehensive review of this issue, integrating pioneering academic research, theoretical perspectives, and…

    eBook – 2002-08-26
    Ethics and Sport

4Series in Physical Education

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