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Forthcoming Physical Education Books

You are currently browsing 1–10 of 19 forthcoming new books in the subject of Physical Education — sorted by publish date from upcoming books to future books.

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Sport, Fun and Enjoyment

    An Embodied Approach

    By Ian Wellard

    Series: Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

    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...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Children and Exercise XIX

    Promoting health and well-being

    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...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Taylor & Francis

  3. Girls, Gender and Physical Education

    An Activist Approach

    By Kimberly L. Oliver, David Kirk

    Series: Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

    In this powerfully argued and progressive study, Kimberly Oliver and David Kirk call for a radical reconstruction of the teaching of physical education for girls. Despite forty years of theorization and practical intervention, girls are still disengaging from physical education, dropping out of...

    To Be Published August 6th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Philosophical Perspectives on Play

    Edited by Malcolm MacLean, Wendy Russell, Emily Ryall

    Philosophical Perspectives on Play builds on the disciplinary and paradigmatic bridges constructed between the study of philosophy and play in The Philosophy of Play (Routledge, 2013) to develop a richer understanding of the concept and nature of play and its relation to human life and value. Made...

    To Be Published August 27th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Re-Designing Youth Sport

    Edited by John McCarthy

    To Be Published September 1st 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. Researching Embodied Sport

    Exploring movement cultures

    Edited by Ian Wellard

    Series: Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

    Despite a growing interest in the sociology of the body, there has to date been a lack of scholarly work addressing the embodied aspects which form a central part of our understanding and experience of sport and movement cultures. Researching Embodied Sport explores the political, social and...

    To Be Published September 8th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Phenomenology and Pedagogy in Physical Education

    By Oyvind Standal

    Series: Ethics and Sport

    Phenomenology is a philosophical approach to the study of consciousness and subjective experience. In recent years it has become a more prominent element of the social scientific study of sport and a core component of the important emergent concept of physical literacy. This book is the first to...

    To Be Published October 9th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Routledge Handbook of Youth Sport

    Edited by Andy Smith, Ken Green

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    The Routledge Handbook of Youth Sport is a comprehensive survey of the latest research into young people’s involvement in sport. Drawing on a wide diversity of disciplines, including sociology, psychology, policy studies, coaching, physical education and physiology, the book examines the importance...

    To Be Published October 31st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Becoming a Sports Coach

    Edited by James Wallis, John Lambert

    A ‘coach’ is more than just somebody who leads in the organisation and delivery of structured sport. A real coach goes beyond leadership, employing an understanding of pedagogy and theories of teaching and learning. To become a coach you must know how people learn. This book aims to introduce the...

    To Be Published October 31st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Cooperative Learning in Physical Education and Physical Activity

    A Practical Introduction

    By Ben Dyson, Ashley Casey

    There is a need in physical education for new, research-informed, practical ways of engaging children and young people in lifelong physical activity. This book introduces Cooperative Learning, a pedagogical approach to engaging students, from the practitioner’s perspective. Written by authors with...

    To Be Published November 15th 2015 by Routledge