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Philosophy and Reflective Practice in Sport Studies

Hemphill, Dennis and Smelter, Russell (2008) Philosophy and Reflective Practice in Sport Studies. Practical Philosophy: the British journal of philosophical practice, 9 (1). pp. 23-30. ISSN 1363-3228

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The commencement of university studies can be both an exciting and daunting experience for many students. In addition to dealing with new surroundings and people, students are introduced to a variety of disciplines with their own specialist ways of knowing and technical vocabularies. For example students undertaking undergraduate programs of study related to sport are introduced to disciplines such as anatomy, physiology, biochemistry, biomechanics, motor learning and psychology. Some programs include history and sociology; and but few offer philosophy

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: ResPubID16064, university studies, disciplines with specialist ways of knowing, technical vocabularies, undergraduate programs in sport, philosophy
Subjects: Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > Centre for Ageing, Rehabilitation, Exercise & Sport Science (CARES)
FOR Classification > 1106 Human Movement and Sports Science
SEO Classification > 9399 Other Education and Training
Depositing User: VUIR
Date Deposited: 05 Dec 2011 03:46
Last Modified: 31 Jan 2013 04:29
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