ERIC Number: ED080476
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
Reference Count: 0
DGWS Research Reports: Women in Sports.
Harris, Dorothy V., Ed.
A series of research reports on three aspects of womens sports: the psychosocial, the physiological, and teaching and coaching are presented. Section 1 (psychosocial) mentions such aspects as societal attitudes toward women in sports, sex differences and research, and women and competition. Section 2 (physiological) considers such aspects as work capacity, effects on growth, selection of sports, pain and athletics, and the effects of the menstrual cycle on physical activity. The section on the aspects of teaching and coaching discusses such topics as teaching methods, research in learning sports, and research relating practice methods to retention. (JB)
Descriptors: Athletics, Exercise (Physiology), Physical Activities, Psychological Studies, Research, Social Attitudes, Social Influences
American Association for Health, Physical Education, and Recreation, 1201 Sixteenth St., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036 ($3.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Association for Health, Physical Education, and Recreation, Washington, DC. Div. for Girls and Women's Sports.