Critical Inquiry and Problem Solving in Physical Education: Working with Students in Schools by Lisette BurrowsCritical Inquiry and Problem Solving in Physical Education: Working with Students in Schools by Lisette Burrows

Critical Inquiry and Problem Solving in Physical Education: Working with Students in Schools

EditorLisette Burrows, Doune Macdonald, Jan Wright

Paperback | December 18, 2003

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Critical inquiry, critical thinking and problem-solving are key concepts in contemporary physical education. But how do physical educators actually do critical inquiry and critical thinking?

Critical Inquiry and Problem-Solving in Physical Education explains the principles and assumptions underpinning these concepts and provides detailed examples of how they can be used in the teaching of physical education for different age groups and in a range of different contexts.

Topics covered include:

  • sport education and critical thinking
  • dance as critical inquiry
  • media analysis
  • understanding cultural perspectives
  • student-led research and curriculum
  • reflective coaching practice.

The authors are teachers, teacher educators, policymakers and academics. Each shares a commitment to the notion that school students can do more than learn to move in physical education classes.

Jan Wrightis an Associate Professor and Associate Dean of Reserach at the University of Wollongong, Australia.  She has taught in the area of physical education for over 20 years and has been actively involved in recent syllabus developments in Personal Development, Health and Physical Education undertaken by the New South Wales Depart...
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Title:Critical Inquiry and Problem Solving in Physical Education: Working with Students in SchoolsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:232 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.6 inPublished:December 18, 2003Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:041529164X

ISBN - 13:9780415291644

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