Physical Education Products

  • Complexity Thinking in Physical Education

    Reframing Curriculum, Pedagogy and Research, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alan Ovens, Tim Hopper, Joy Butler

    In the past two decades, complexity thinking has emerged as an important theoretical response to the limitations of orthodox ways of understanding educational phenomena. Complexity provides ways of understanding that embrace uncertainty, non-linearity and the inevitable ‘messiness’ that is…

    Paperback – 2014-09-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

  • Assessment in Physical Education

    A Sociocultural Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Peter Hay, Dawn Penney

    Assessment has widely been acknowledged as a central element of institutional education, shaping curriculum and pedagogy in powerful ways and representing a critical reference point in political, professional and public debates about educational achievement and policy directions. Within physical…

    Paperback – 2014-07-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

  • Equity and Difference in Physical Education, Youth Sport and Health

    A Narrative Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fiona Dowling, Hayley Fitzgerald, Anne Flintoff

    Issues of equity remain an essential theme throughout the study and practice of physical education (PE), youth sport and health. This important new book confronts and illuminates issues of equity and difference through the innovative use of narrative method, telling stories of difference that…

    Paperback – 2014-07-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

  • Case Studies in Physical Education

    Real World Preparation for Teaching, 1st Edition

    By Sandra A Stroot

    Case Studies in Physical Education, Revised Edition, applies the case study method to the field of physical education, where it is an effective means for future teachers to explore challenging scenarios that they are likely to encounter in their careers. These engaging, reader-friendly case studies…

    Paperback – 2014-03-31
    Routledge

  • Cooperative Learning in Physical Education

    A research based approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ben Dyson, Ashley Casey

    Cooperative Learning is a dynamic instructional model that can teach diverse content to students at different grade levels, with students working together in small, structured, heterogeneous groups to master subject content. It has a strong research tradition, is used frequently as a professional…

    Paperback – 2014-03-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

  • 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…

    Paperback – 2014-01-20
    Routledge

  • Research and Practice in Physical Education

    1st Edition

    By Deborah Tannehill, Ann MacPhail, Ger Halbert, Frances Murphy

    Research findings in education can provide invaluable insight into how teaching practice can be improved, but research papers are often inaccessible and hard to digest. This innovative new text is designed to assist physical education students, pre-service teachers, practising teachers and teacher…

    Paperback – 2012-12-18
    Routledge

  • Developing Physical Health and Well-being through Gymnastics (7-11)

    A Session-by-Session Approach, 3rd Edition

    By Maggie Carroll, Jackie Hannay

    How can you make gymnastics challenging, lively and inclusive? How can you improve the health, fitness and well-being of all your children? How can you ensure progression over time? This practical and easy-to-use teacher’s guide is the brand new edition of the popular workbook Gymnastics 7-11. It…

    Paperback – 2011-07-01
    Routledge

  • Pedagogy and Human Movement

    Theory, Practice, Research, 1st Edition

    By Richard Tinning

    Across the full range of human movement studies and their many sub-disciplines, established institutional practices and forms of pedagogy are used to (re)produce valued knowledge about human movement. Pedagogy and Human Movement explores this pedagogy in detail to reveal its applications and…

    Paperback – 2011-03-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

  • Key Themes in Youth Sport

    1st Edition

    By Ken Green

    Key Themes in Youth Sport is a concise, easy to read guide to core concepts in the study of young people’s relationship with sport, exercise and leisure. Designed to help students get to grips with the basics and go on to master the central ideas and debates in contemporary youth sport, this…

    Paperback – 2010-09-17
    Routledge

  • Education, Disordered Eating and Obesity Discourse

    Fat Fabrications, 1st Edition

    By John Evans, Emma Rich, Brian Davies, Rachel Allwood

    Eating less, exercising more and losing weight seem the obvious solution for the oncoming 'obesity epidemic'. Rarely, however, is thought given to how these messages are interpreted and whether they are in fact inherently healthy. Education, Disordered Eating and Obesity Discourse investigates how…

    Paperback – 2008-06-06
    Routledge

  • The Psychology of Teaching Physical Education

    From Theory to Practice, 1st Edition

    By Bonnie Blankenship

    This book weaves together theory, research, and practical information related to the psychological aspects of physical education. Unlike other exercise/sport psychology books on the market, The Psychology of Teaching Physical Education is written especially for future and practicing physical…

    Paperback – 2008-03-01
    Routledge

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