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ERIC Number: ED107635
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Apr
Pages: 9
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History of the American Academy of Physical Education: 1950-1970.
Leaf, Carol Ann
This paper examines the history of the American Academy of Physical Education from 1950 to 1970. The following areas are covered: the extent to which (a) the health and recreation professions were incorporated into academy functions; (b) the academy had worked jointly with other professional organizations on research, projects, and publications; (c) the academy influenced physical education and related areas through leadership and scholarly pursuits, academy issues, projects, and research; (d) the academy influenced the worldwide physical education profession through affiliation with other national and international organizations; (e) academy membership included persons in physical education, health, and recreation; (f) academy fellows participated in fulfilling the academy's purposes; (g) academy committees were composed of elected or appointed fellows who could best serve in that capacity; and (h) decision-making on academy business was completed only during the annual meeting. Recommendations are included which were formulated after examination of the results of the study. (PB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
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