Analysis of the concept of movement education in American elementary school physical education
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  • Movement education -- United States -- History,
  • Physical education for children -- United States -- History

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Statementby Vivian Ann Hudgens.
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 170 leaves
Number of Pages170
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Open LibraryOL13598926M

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