ERIC Number: EJ824813
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Nov
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 14
Future Choices, Future Trends in Technology in Kinesiology and Physical Education
Finkenberg, Mel E.
Quest, v60 n4 p434-442 Nov 2008
This lecture focuses on recent innovations in technology since the era of Dudley Allen Sargent, with an analysis of contemporary use of technology in the field of human performance, as well as a vision of where it appears we are heading in terms of technology. de la Pena argued that those who maintain sport science began in the 20th century have forgotten Dudley Allen Sargent, who worked to codify a system of mechanized physical science whereby individuals, with the help of machines, would build their bodies to a state of maximum physical energy.
Descriptors: Physical Education, Physical Sciences, Trend Analysis, Innovation, Technological Advancement, Human Factors Engineering, Exercise Physiology, Technology Integration, Futures (of Society), Performance Technology, Change Agents
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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