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Unique Games And Sports Around The World

Author : Eileen Crowley Sullivan
ISBN : 0313297789
Genre : Sports & Recreation
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Looks at over three hundred sports and games from different cultures around the world, providing details about the rules, as well as information about typical players, the symbolism involved, and the equipment needed to play.

Sports Exercise And Fitness

Author : Mary Beth Allen
ISBN : 1563088193
Genre : Health & Fitness
File Size : 35. 29 MB
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An easy-to-use guide to nearly 1,000 information sources on sports, exercise, and fitness.

Martial Arts In The Modern World

Author : Joseph R. Svinth
ISBN : 0275981533
Genre : Psychology
File Size : 37. 61 MB
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Though generally perceived and advertised as means of self-defense, body sculpting, and self-discipline, martial arts are actually social tools that respond to altered physical, social, and psychological environments. This book examines how practitioners have responded to stimuli such as feminism, globalism, imperialism, militarism, nationalism, slavery, and the commercialization of sport.

Sports And Games Of The 18th And 19th Centuries

Author : Robert Crego
ISBN : 0313316104
Genre : History
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Examines the role of sports and games in everyday life around the world in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.

Reference Sources For Small And Medium Sized Libraries Eighth Edition

Author : Jack O'Gorman
ISBN : 9780838912126
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
File Size : 54. 36 MB
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Focusing on new reference sources published since 2008 and reference titles that have retained their relevance, this new edition brings O’Gorman’s complete and authoritative guide to the best reference sources for small and medium-sized academic and public libraries fully up to date. About 40 percent of the content is new to this edition. Containing sources selected and annotated by a team of public and academic librarians, the works included have been chosen for value and expertise in specific subject areas. Equally useful for both library patrons and staff, this resource Covers more than a dozen key subject areas, including General Reference; Philosophy, Religion, and Ethics; Psychology and Psychiatry; Social Sciences and Sociology; Business and Careers; Political Science and Law; Education; Words and Languages; Science and Technology; History; and Performing Arts Encompasses database products, CD-ROMs, websites, and other electronic resources in addition to print materials Includes thorough annotations for each source, with information on author/editor, publisher, cost, format, Dewey and LC classification numbers, and more Library patrons will find this an invaluable resource for current everyday topics. Librarians will appreciate it as both a reference and collection development tool, knowing it’s backed by ALA’s long tradition of excellence in reference selection.

Racket Wars

Author : Leon Jackson
ISBN : 9781483525723
Genre : Sports & Recreation
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Reference book listing all of the racket sports played around the world. Providing descriptive summary information on every racket or paddle sport ever played, including a short video of the more obscure sports. Each section describes the origin, basic rules, playing field, as well as similarities and differences with other racket sports.

The Greenwood Encyclopedia Of World Popular Culture

Author : Gary Hoppenstand
ISBN : UCSC:32106019498762
Genre : Civilization, Modern
File Size : 76. 26 MB
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From the fads to the fashions, the most famous to the most influential underground movements, the Encyclopedia of World Popular Culture immerses readers in the rich cultural heritage of countries both near and far.

Collaborating For Project Based Learning In Grades 9 12

Author : Violet H. Harada
ISBN : 1586832913
Genre : Education
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Discusses the benefits of project-based learning, which encourages students to make connections between the topics they study and their personal interests, and provide eleven example projects for exploring science, sociology, history, art, and math.

Senior High School Library Catalog

Author : H.W. Wilson Company
ISBN : UOM:39015054026037
Genre : Best books
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Each vol. is divided into 2 parts 1st-7th ed.: Dictionary catalog and Classified catalog; 8th-9th ed. have 3rd. part: Directory of publishers.

The Sports Book

Author : DK
ISBN : 9781409350330
Genre : Sports & Recreation
File Size : 40. 14 MB
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The ultimate armchair companion to over 200 sports The Sports Book, 4th Edition, is the ultimate guide to games, fit for everyone still buzzing from 2012, the amazing year of sport. This new edition presents fully up-to-date information covering all sorts of sports, from equestrian sports, athletics and gymnastics to winter sports and extreme sports. Check out the rules, history, players and events for over 200 of the world's greatest sports such as football, cricket, basketball and golf. Stay ahead of the curve with this amazing sports source with the latest facts and statistics, including updated world and Olympic records from leading experts and sports governing bodies around the globe. You'll also learn the techniques and tactics of the world's best competitors. Plus, all the additional sports featured in the 2012 Olympic Games are included, with an overview of the upcoming games in Sochi 2014 and Rio 2016. The Sports Book, 4th Edition (previous ISBN: 9781405367417) is perfect for sports buffs needing an ultimate quick-reference guide or anyone keen for more information on sports, from the most common to the more obscure.

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