Kinesiology Test 2

Goals of P.A. history
teach us about the changes as well as stability in the past to help us make good decisions now

Title IX
approved equal rights for men and women

set norms/expectations about how we should behave

do what you want without being stopped by other

Goals of Sociology of P.A.
look at P.A. differently, analyze patterns of change, and critique P.A. programs

Socioeconomic relations
main areas of research in ethnic & racial relation

Franklin Henry
father of motor behavior and memory drum theory

Motor behavior Experiment designs
between group, within group, descriptive

Boys vs. Girls motor skills
boys continue to increase while girls decrease

Focus of Motor behavior today
early stages, measuring learning & transition

Motor behaviorist study
motor learning,motor control, & motor development

Motor control programs
proposed memory mechanisms that allow movement to be controlled

figure 8.4

Feedback Sandwich
positive-> constructive-> positive

Stages of burnout
feeling of emotional/ physical exhaustion, negative moods, the feeling lack of accomplishment

Coleman Griffith
pioneer of sports psychology

Exercise psychologist
focus on fitness & health

Sport psychologist
focus on competitive sport

Affect emotions, Behaviors, Cognitions

Social Loafing
decreases individual performance in a group

Socialization patterens
differences between men and women in sports

Social Isolation
the elderly are less active because of this

P.A. activity in children
social environment & exposure

Group Cohesion
tendency for groups to stick together to achieve a goal

Early known scientist

biomechanics old name

tendency of a force to rotate an object