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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
DePauw, Karen P.
Disability and sport.
Champaign, IL : Human Kinetics, ©1995
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Karen P DePauw; Susan J Gavron
|Description:||xii, 298 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm|
|Contents:||Introduction to sport and individuals with disabilities --
Historical perspectives on disability and sport --
Organizations for sport and disability --
Structure of sport and disability --
Sport opportunities for athletes with disabilities --
Sport and disability: a world view --
Sports medicine and athletes with disabilities --
Access to sport and adapted equipment --
Coaching athletes with disabilities --
Event management --
Research and athletes with disabilities --
Females with disabilities in sport --
Sport in the 21st century. Appendixes. Selected paralympic records --
List of abbreviations --
Outdoor recreation activities for individuals with disabilities --
International disability sport organizations --
U.S. and Canadian disability sport organizations --
Selected national disability sport organizations worldwide (except United States) --
Videos and films on disability sports --
Colleges and universities with scholarships for individuals with disabilities --
Periodicals on physical education, sport, and recreation for individuals with disabilities.
|Responsibility:||Karen P. DePauw, Susan J. Gavron.|