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The Challenge of Change in Physical Education - Ida M. Webb

The Challenge of Change in Physical Education

Paperback Published: 10th September 2008
ISBN: 9780750709767
Number Of Pages: 216

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*Fascinating as a history of the development of PE and of the progress of women's education, during a century of significant advances
*Comparative history of women's PE colleges
*The increasingly pedagogical study of Sport and Physical Education will create a ready market for this book
A fascinating history of PE in specialist women's colleges. Taking Chelsea College as an extended case study, this book looks back at 100 years of social, political and educational development comparing six women's colleges and tracing their impact on PE teaching. The book looks at the Heads of colleges, the impact on women's rights with regard to training and professional careers, the development of the PE curriculum, and more recent diversification of courses such as sports science and leisure studies.

Acknowledgmentsp. viii
Prefacep. x
Introductionp. 1
Foundation: 1898-1929p. 13
Transition: 1929-1958p. 46
Expansion: 1958-1976p. 78
Incorporation: 1976-1998p. 119
Conclusionsp. 167
Sources of Informationp. 175
Chelsea College of Physical Education-staff 1929-30p. 176
Chelsea College of Physical Education-staff 1958-59p. 177
Chelsea School of Human Movement-staff 1976-77p. 178
Chelsea School Staff-1997-98p. 180
Chelsea Old Student's Association Officersp. 184
Chelsea Old Students' Association-Officersp. 186
One Year Coursep. 187
Countries outside the United Kingdom from Which Students Have Been Recruited to Study at Chelseap. 188
Examples of the Associations/Organizations with Whom Chelsea Staff And/Or Students Have Workedp. 189
Select Bibliography/Further Readingp. 193
Indexp. 197
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ISBN: 9780750709767
ISBN-10: 0750709766
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 216
Published: 10th September 2008
Publisher: CRC PR INC
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 23.34 x 15.95  x 1.09
Weight (kg): 0.38
Edition Number: 1