ERIC Number: ED109117
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
Reference Count: 0
The International Congress of the International Council on Health, Physical Education, and Recreation (13th, Sydney, Australia, July 30-August 3, 1970).
International Council on Health, Physical Education, and Recreation, Washington, DC.
The theme of the 1970 Congress of the International Council on Health, Physical Education, and Recreation (ICHPER), where the papers in this collection originated, was "New Endeavors in Health, Physical Education and Recreation." After the opening and the presidential address, there are three papers listed under the heading "General:""How Standard is your Deviation;""The Need to Popularize Physical Activities;" and "Physical Education--Tool or Toy?" Under the heading "Facilities" is the paper "The Development of Sports Facilities and their Equipment." The next section, "Research," includes papers on kinesiology, personality and perceptual factors in motor performance, gross motor skills to predict and avert reading failure, physical education for women, and the application of physical education research results to practice. The next section is devoted to papers from the "Eighth Conference of the Australian Physical Education Association." The remaining headings for groups of papers are as follows: "Recreation and Outdoor Education;""Innovative Experiences;""Health Education Seminar;""Australian Sports Medicine Federation Abstracts;" and "Looking Ahead." The collection concludes with the closing address of the Congress and 1970 ICHPER Resolutions. (JA)
Descriptors: Health Education, Kinesthetic Perception, Motor Development, Physical Activities, Physical Education, Physical Education Facilities, Recreation, Research, Womens Athletics
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Council on Health, Physical Education, and Recreation, Washington, DC.
Note: For related documents, see SP 009 371 and 372