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Schooling bodies : school practice and public discourse, 1880-1950 / David Kirk
Bib ID 374936
Format BookBook
Author
Kirk, David, 1958-
 
Description London ; Washington, D.C. : Leicester University Press, 1998 
148 p. ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 0718501004
Full contents
  • 1. Schooling Bodies
  • 2. Drilling Bodies: The Emergence of Militarized Physical Training
  • 3. Examining Bodies: School Anthropometrics and Medical Inspection
  • 4. Resisting Bodies: Physical Training and Medical Inspection in Decline
  • 5. Civilizing Bodies: The Games Ethic and Sport in Schools
  • 6. Liberating Bodies: National Fitness and the New Physical Education.
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Physical education and training -- Australia -- History -- 19th century.  |  Physical education and training -- Australia -- History -- 20th century.  |  Physical education and training -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.  |  Physical education and training -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.

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