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ERIC Number: EJ724646
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2006
Pages: 7
Abstractor: Author
Reference Count: 15
ISSN: ISSN-0013-1725
Issues and Future Direction of Physical Education in Nigeria
Mgbor, Michael O.
Educational Forum, The, v70 n2 p134-140 Win 2006
This paper examines the issues that influenced the development of physical education in Nigerian schools after the country's political independence in 1960. Negative forces, which affected the tempo of growth, are discussed, and suggestions for the future direction of physical education in Nigeria, particularly given its importance in national development, are presented.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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Language: English
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Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Nigeria