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ERIC Number: EJ200734
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1978-Nov
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The Origins of Physical Education in State Schools.
Thomson, Ian
Scottish Educational Review, v10 n2 p15-24 Nov 1978
A large number of potential army recruits were rejected during the Boer War as physically unfit. The health of school children became a matter of wide public concern, and out of this debate a new role emerged for physical education in State schools. (Author/SJL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Historical Materials
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Language: English
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Identifiers: Scotland