Physical Education Futures

@inproceedings{Kirk2009PhysicalEF,
  title={Physical Education Futures},
  author={David Kirk},
  year={2009}
}
  • D. Kirk
  • Published 25 August 2009
  • Education
n this controversial and powerful meditation on physical education, David Kirk argues that a number of different futures are possible. Kirk argues that multi-activity, sport-based forms of physical education have been dominant in schools since the mid-twentieth century and that they have been highly resistant to change. The practice of physical education has focused on the transmission of de-contextualised sport-techniques to large classes of children who possess a range of interests and… 
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