Sport in Society with PowerWeb Health and Human Performance by Jay Coakley

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Published by McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Social theory,
  • Sports & Outdoor Recreation,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Education,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Sports,
  • Physical Education,
  • Education / Physical Education

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages592
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9258459M
ISBN 100072466960
ISBN 109780072466966
OCLC/WorldCa223293083

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