Revise for Advanced PE for Edexcel

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Heinemann, Dec 1, 2002 - Physical education and training - 214 pages
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Covering the essential topics in the specification, this student revision guide is suitable for Advanced PE for Edexcel, as well as a stand-alone resource. It includes summaries of all the main topics that students need to know and understand. It provides tips on what examiners are looking for and exam-style revision questions, for practice before the day of the exam.
  

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Contents

Issues in sport the Olympic case study
29
Race and ethnicity within the Olympic movement
36
Political uses of the Olympics
44
Paralympics
51
GLOBAL TRENDS IN INTERNATIONAL SPORT
85
New World cultures Australia New Zealand and South Africa
92
Developing cultures with reference to Argentina and Kenya
102
Professional elite sport
108
Personality
175
Theories and applications
177
Agression
182
The sporting environment
184
Anxiety in sport
185
A synoptic analysis of scientific principles in the development of performance
189
Explanatory notes
190
Introduction
191

Historical and cultural background
114
A synoptic analysis of trends in international sport through global
122
Deviance and cheating in global Games
128
Opportunity in global Games
134
Option A Sports mechanics
155
Planes and axes of rotation
163
Option B Sports psychology
171
Shortterm preparation
194
Longterm preparation
196
Technology in sport
198
Strategies for training
200
Sports medicine
202
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