Corbin, Charles B.; Pengrazi, Robert B.; Pangrazi, Robert B.
Title Toward a Better Understanding of Physical Fitness and Activity: Selected Topics
Book Condition Very Good
Publisher U.S.A. Holcomb Hathaway Publishing 1999
1890871087 / 9781890871086
Seller ID 025236
1890871087 Very good condition. No interior writing or highlighting. Toward a Better Understanding of Physical Fitness and Activity: Selected Topics (Hardcover) By Corbin, Charles B.; Pangrazi, Robert P. Product Description This is a series of pivotal articles by leading fitness education experts on the link between activity and physical fitness/health. The book's table of contents previews the scope of information available for the first time in one concise volume. Over the past several years, editors Bob Pangrazi and Chuck Corbin have commissioned, for the President's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports' Physical Fitness and Activity Research Digest, a series of related articles about the most important fitness topics. Until now, those articles were available only in separate issues of the Research Digest. This book allows you to own the collected articles. Read about how physical activity can help to reduce the risk for such chronic health conditions as cancer, heart disease, type II diabetes, osteoporosis, and low back pain. You will learn about other benefits of physical activity and fitness, including mental health, weight control, and economic benefits. You will learn about appropriate physical activity for youths and get an overview of youth sports in the U.S. From the Publisher This collection will make a valuable resource to those who seek to understand the clear link between being active and maintaining fitness and health. This is a scholarly overview of important fitness topics, including references and research. Product Details Hardcover: 212 pages Publisher: Holcomb Hathaway Publishing; illustrated edition edition (January 1999) Language: English ISBN-10: ISBN-13: 9781890871086 Product Dimensions: 11.3 x 8.8 x 0.7 inches
Toward a Better Understanding of Physical Fitness and Activity: Selected Topics (Hardcover)