ERIC Number: ED289867
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Principles of Safety in Physical Education and Sport.
Dougherty, Neil J., IV, Ed.
This book was designed to provide the professional with a straightforward and complete resource for those factors that must be considered in the provision of safe units of instruction in the commonly taught sports and activities. Twenty-one chapters provide essential information, checklists, and outlines, as well as ways to ensure student safety. Chapter topics are: (1) the injury problem; (2) legal responsibility for safety; (3) administration of safety; (4) first aid and sport safety policies; (5) archery; (6) basketball; (7) coed flag football; (8) dance; (9) field hockey; (10) fitness and weight training; (11) golf; (12) orienteering; (13) racquet sports; (14) self-defense; (15) soccer; (16) softball; (17) swimming; (18) track and field; (19) tumbling; (20) volleyball; and (21) wrestling. (CB)
Descriptors: Athletics, Elementary Secondary Education, First Aid, Injuries, Legal Responsibility, Physical Education, Safety, Teacher Role
AAHPERD Publications, P.O. Box 704, Waldorf, MD 20601 ($12.95).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Non-Classroom; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, Reston, VA. National Association for Sport and Physical Education.
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