Adapted Physical Activity
Robert Daniel Steadward, Elizabeth Jane Watkinson, Garry David Wheeler
University of Alberta, 2003 - Sports & Recreation - 650 pages
The field of adapted physical activity is a rapidly expanding area in post-secondary education. As the profession grows, so does the demand for new texts that challenge students to think critically. Adapted Physical Activity edited by Steadward, Wheeler and Watkinson is a textbook that combines up-to-date information with a critical thinking approach. Based on a core theme of "inclusion", this text examines the spectrum of adapted physical activity from school, community, and international disability sports perspectives. This comprehensive examination provides the reader with a unique and up to date insight into the scope of adapted physical activity. The text deals with a variety of important issues ranging from the provision of equal access to active living opportunities, schools and communities, to instructional and educational issues, to the history of disability sport and issues regarding sports performance in athletes with disability. Contributions by a who's who of Canadian experts render this text a must have for instruction in the area of adapted physical activity or Education at all levels of post secondary education. The text is constructed in a flexible thematic and modular format allowing instructors at all levels of post secondary education - undergraduate and graduate - to select areas for study or integrate various selections of chapters into individual courses.
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How Can You Acquire Critical Thinking Skills?
Defining Adapted Physical Activity
The History of Adapted Physical Activity in Canada
The Social Construction of Disability in a Society of Normalization
SocioPolitical Influences on Adapted Physical Activity
Policy Strategies to Foster Active Living
The Role of Canadian Organizations in the Development
Conceptual Cornerstones of Leisure Education
Inclusive Fitness Appraisal Developments
The Basics and Its Evolution
Broadening the Scope of Accessible Services
Moving Toward Inclusion
Challenging Traditional Assumptions 767
Foundations of Assessment
Ethics and Assessment
Inclusive Physical Education
Instructional Implications 279
Applying Ecological Task Analysis to the Assessment of Playground Skills
Instructional Approaches to the Teaching of Motor Skills
Perceptual Motor Programming
Ecological Systems Approach
Culturally Relevant Physical Education for Students
Building the TeacherStudent Relationship
Tales from the Real World
The Role of Adapted Physical Education Consultants
Disabling Aspects of Aging
History of Disability Sport
Growth of the Paralympic Movement 1948Present
International Organizations of Sport for the Disabled lOSDs
Future Research Directions
Technological Developments in Disability Sport
Physical Activity and Sport for Individuals With Intellectual Disability
Sport for Persons With Intellectual Disability
The International Sports Federation for Persons With Intellectual Disability
Summary and Conclusions
Athletes in Transition
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