Physical Activity Across the Lifespan

Prevention and Treatment for Health and Well-Being

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-3605-8 (Print) 978-1-4614-3606-5 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxiv

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    Pages 1-22

    Physical Activity: Definitional Issues and Knowledge Gaps

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    Pages 23-40

    Reflections on Rough and Tumble Play, Social Development, and Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders

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    Pages 41-63

    Physical Activity, Cognition, and School Performance: From Neurons to Neighborhoods

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    Pages 65-80

    Influences of Social and Built Environments on Physical Activity in Middle-Aged and Older Adults

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    Pages 81-96

    Physical Activity as Depression Treatment

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    Pages 97-119

    Physical Activity for the Prevention of Depression

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    Pages 121-138

    Physical Activity as Treatment for Obesity

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    Pages 139-170

    Physical Activity and Obesity Prevention

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    Pages 171-191

    The Role of Physical Activity in Treatment of Substance Use Disorders

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    Pages 193-212

    Physical Activity for the Prevention of Child and Adolescent Drug Abuse

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    Pages 213-234

    Individual-Level Behavior Change Strategies to Promote Physical Activity

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    Pages 235-265

    The Mandate for Movement: Schools as Agents of Change

  14. Back Matter

    Pages 267-276