ERIC Number: ED309586
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: N/A
Abstracts in Adapted Physical Activity (AAPA). Volume I: Research on Mentally Handicapped Individuals in Relation to Physical Activity Settings.
Mahon, Michael J.
The bibliography contains 150 annotated citations of research articles on individuals with mental retardation who were studied in relation to their physical activity settings. Citations provide information on the title, author, journal or related document in which the article appears, and the content or focus of the article. Citations are indexed in the following categories, all related specifically to mental retardation: autism, adapted physical education, camping, Down's Syndrome, integration or mainstreaming, leisure education, motor development and skill acquisition, motor evaluation, motor performance, multiple disabilities, physical activity, physical education, physical fitness, play, psychological factors, recreation, self-concept and self-esteem, Special Olympics, sport, and teaching techniques. Appended materials include an order form for articles, an abstract submission form, and an order form for copies of the publication itself. (MSE)
Descriptors: Adapted Physical Education, Athletics, Autism, Camping, Classroom Techniques, Leisure Education, Mainstreaming, Mental Retardation, Motor Development, Multiple Disabilities, Physical Fitness, Play, Psychomotor Skills, Publications, Recreational Activities, Self Concept, Self Esteem, Skill Development, Special Olympics, Student Evaluation
Manitoba Special Olympics, 1495 St. Matthews Ave., Winnipeg, Manitoba R3G 3L3 Canada ($10.00).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Manitoba Univ., Winnipeg.
Note: Funded by Manitoba Special Olympics.