The Resource Youth physical activity and sedentary behavior : challenges and solutions, Alan L. Smith, Stuart J.H. Biddle, editors

Youth physical activity and sedentary behavior : challenges and solutions, Alan L. Smith, Stuart J.H. Biddle, editors

Label
Youth physical activity and sedentary behavior : challenges and solutions
Title
Youth physical activity and sedentary behavior
Title remainder
challenges and solutions
Statement of responsibility
Alan L. Smith, Stuart J.H. Biddle, editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This work takes a contemporary approach by considering activity and inactivity as potentially two different behaviours with different determinants rather than placing them on a single continuum. The chapters covered in the book include definitions and measurement, youth attitudes, and living environments
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
618.92/398
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RJ399.C6
LC item number
Y68 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Youth physical activity and sedentary behavior : challenges and solutions, Alan L. Smith, Stuart J.H. Biddle, editors
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Definitions and measurement / Simon J. Marshall, Gregory J. Welk -- Youth health outcomes / David J. Stensel, Trish Gorely, Stuart J.H. Biddle -- A sociohistorical analysis of U.S. youth physical activity and sedentary behavior / Mary McElroy -- Conceptual perspectives / Claudio R. Nigg, Raheem J. Paxton
  • "Couch potatoes" and "wind-up dolls"? : a critical assessment of the ethics of youth physical activity research / Michael Gard -- Biocultural factors in developing physical activity levels / Robert M. Malina -- Youth attitudes / Martin S. Hagger, Nikos L.D. Chatzisarantis -- Motivational characteristics / Stuart J.H. Biddle, Darren C. Treasure, C.K. John Wang
  • The role of the self / Peter R.E. Crocker, Kent C. Kowalski, Valerie Hadd -- Youth with movement difficulties / Janice Causgrove Dunn, Donna L. Goodwin -- The family / Brian E. Saelens, Jacqueline Kerr -- Peers / Alan L. Smith, Meghan H. McDonough -- Physical activity levels during the school day / Gareth Stratton, Stuart J. Fairclough, Nicola D. Ridgers
  • Organized sport and physical activity promotion / Robert J. Brustad, Runar Vilhjalmsson, Antonio Manuel Fonseca -- Community out-of-school physical activity promotion / David A. Dzewaltowski -- Living environments / Jo Salmon ... [et al.] -- Economic principles / Chad D. Meyerhoefer -- Culturally appropriate research and interventions / Suzanna M. Martinez ... [et al.]
Control code
000056686359
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 491 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781450489867
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b33799659
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)878406446
  • md33799659

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