ERIC Number: ED362492
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992-May
Reference Count: N/A
The Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Central District of the American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance (Des Moines, IA, April 29-May 3, 1992). [Abstracts.]
Richardson, James A., Ed.; Hoadley, Michael, Ed.
This publication is designed to communicate the history and research activities of members of the Central District of the American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance. It presents summaries of 30 papers and conference presentations on such topics as pioneering physical educators; cholesterol in college football players; physical fitness of males with disabilities; injury and self-esteem; assessment of scientific knowledge of high school coaches; intrinsic motivation; college coaches' roles and working conditions; gender differences in anaerobic power measurements; elementary health education; learning a softball pitch; physical activity of preschool age children; teaching appropriate intensity of cardiovascular exercise; relationship between employment and psychosocial factors among heart transplant recipients; on-task behaviors of college hockey players; cooperating teacher ratings of preservice physical educators; effects of training in observational proficiency; effect of blood alcohol content on reaction and movement times; energy expenditures for various forms of exercise; metabolic measurements in distance runners; effects of a required fitness class on fitness; prediction of starters in college football; effect of drafting in swimming on heart rate and lactate responses; dietary intakes of swimmers; upper body strength training for college females; relationship of body cathexis and somatotype to physical fitness; and psychological skills of college athletes. (JDD)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance. Central District.