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Forthcoming Secondary Physical Education Books

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Forthcoming Books

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  1. Adventure Sports Coaching

    Edited by Matt Berry, Jane Lomax, Chris Hodgson

    Coaching adventure sports is part of the core work of many adventure educators but has been largely neglected in the adventure studies literature. This is the first book to link contemporary sports coaching science with adventure sports practice. It examines the unique set of challenges faced by...

    To Be Published April 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  2. Moral Panic in Physical Education and Coaching

    Edited by Heather Piper, Dean Garratt, Bill Taylor

    Series: Sport in the Global Society – Contemporary Perspectives

    This book focuses on sports coaching and sports teaching and how touching young sports participants has been redefined as dubious and dangerous. Coaches are constrained by a framework of regulations and guidelines which create anxiety, and many coaches now question the risks and benefits of their...

    To Be Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Teaching Tactical Creativity in Sport

    Research and Practice

    By Daniel Memmert

    Series: Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

    Creativity is an essential component of sport performance. The player who can make decisions that are both unexpected – and therefore less easily predicted by his/her opponent – and appropriate is the player who is likely to be successful. In this ground-breaking new book Daniel Memmert explores...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Routledge

  4. 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

  5. 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 September 1st 2015 by Routledge

  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 body in the context of sport. Researching Embodied Sport explores the political, social and cultural significance of embodied approaches to the study of sport, explains how...

    To Be Published September 15th 2015 by Routledge

  7. 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 October 15th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Routledge Handbook of Outdoor Studies

    Edited by Barbara Humberstone, Heather Prince, Karla Henderson

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

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

    To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Routledge

  9. 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

  10. 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

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