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ERIC Number: EJ800270
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Feb
Pages: 9
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 7
ISSN: ISSN-0033-6297
Forty Years of Kinesiology: A Canadian Perspective
Elliott, Digby
Quest, v59 n1 p154-162 Feb 2007
This paper provides a brief history of the world's first two kinesiology programs at the University of Waterloo and Simon Fraser University, and then gives an overview of the development of kinesiology in Canada over the last 40 years. The issues addressed include departmental affiliation and accreditation, the development of provincial and national professional alliances, and the establishment of kinesiology as a regulated health profession. (Contains 2 figures and 1 table.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Canada