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Forthcoming Secondary Physical Education Books

You are currently browsing 1–10 of 12 forthcoming new books in the subject of Secondary Physical Education — sorted by publish date from upcoming books to future books.

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Forthcoming Books

  1. 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 July 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. Routledge International Handbook of Outdoor Studies

    Edited by Barbara Humberstone, Heather Prince, Karla A. Henderson

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    The ‘outdoors’ is a physical and ideological space in which people engage with their environment, but it is also an important vehicle for learning and for leisure. The Routledge Handbook of Outdoor Studies is the first book to attempt to define and survey the multi-disciplinary set of approaches...

    To Be Published November 10th 2015 by Routledge

  5. 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

  6. Innovative Approaches to Teaching and Learning in Physical Education

    By Gary Stidder, Jonathan Binney

    Innovative Approaches to Teaching and Learning in Physical Education challenges the traditional ‘one size fits all’ approach to PE. It explores a range of innovative, alternative activities that teachers can use to develop the physical literacy of their pupils from ages 7 to 18, encouraging...

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge

  7. The Female Tradition in Physical Education

    'Women First' Revisited

    Edited by David Kirk, Patricia Vertinsky

    Series: Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

    This book re-examines a key question in the history of modern education: why did the leaders of first wave feminist physical education, who pioneered the development of the subject in late 19th and early 20th century England and through imperial influence shaped its development in Canada, Australia...

    To Be Published January 15th 2016 by Routledge

  8. Families, Young People, Physical Activity and Health

    Critical Perspectives

    By Symeon Dagkas, Lisette Burrows

    Series: Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

    The family is an important site for the transmission of knowledge and cultural values. Amidst claims that young people are becoming sedentary, failing to adhere to health and physical activity messages, dropping out of sport and at risk of an ever-expanding list of lifestyle diseases, families have...

    To Be Published March 15th 2016 by Routledge

  9. Examination Physical Education

    Policy, Practice and Possibilities

    By Trent Brown, Dawn Penney

    Series: Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

    In recent decades physical education has moved from the margins, redefining itself as an academic subject. An important component of this transformation has been the introduction of high-stakes examinations at key points in a student’s school career and the emergence of ‘examination physical...

    To Be Published April 1st 2016 by Routledge

  10. Routledge Handbook of Physical Education Pedagogy

    Edited by Catherine D. Ennis

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    The first fully comprehensive review of theory, research and practice in physical education to be published in over a decade, this new handbook represents an essential, evidence-based guide for all students, researchers and practitioners working in PE. Showcasing the best research and theoretical...

    To Be Published May 1st 2016 by Routledge