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ERIC Number: ED322097
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990
Pages: 222
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-0-87322-193-1
Sport in China.
Knuttgen, Howard G., Ed.; And Others
Part 1 of this book, "Evoluation and Organization of Physical Culture," examines the history and current organization of physical education and sport in the People's Republic of China. This part includes chapters on: the evolution and organization of physical culture; physical culture in China today; the organizational structure of physical culture in ancient and modern China and in the People's Republic; physical education in the schools; the preparation of physical education teachers; traditional and popular sports; the development of competitive sports; and outstanding athletes and factors behind their success. Part 2, "Modern Sports Sciences and Sports Medicine," includes chapters on the following topics: the history and achievements of scientific research in physical education and sport; the history of and research in sports medicine, and the training of practitioners; recent advances in sports physiology and biochemistry; sports biomechanics; and the development of sport psychology. Part 3, "The Future of Sport in China," contains one chapter which looks to the future and identifies goals. (JD)
Human Kinetics Books, Dept. 514, Box 5076, Champaign, IL 61825-5076 ($25.00).
Publication Type: Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: China