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Title The relation of childhood physical activity to brain health, cognition, and scholastic achievement / edited by Charles H. Hillman, Darla M. Castelli, Laura Chaddock-Heyman, Neal J. Cohen, Katelin da Cruz, Sharon M. Donovan, Ellen M. Evans, Jodene G. Fine, Ken A Frank, Bonnie Hemrick, Keita Kamijo, Naiman A. Khan, Arthur F. Kramer, Edward McAuley, Andrew C. Parks, Matthew B. Pontifex, Lauren B. Raine, Mark R. Scudder, Alan L. Smith, Thomas R. Wójcicki ; with commentary by Carol L. Cheatham.

Publication Info. Boston, Massachusetts : Wiley, 2014.


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 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  152.3 R279 2014    ---  Available
Description vii, 189 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
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Series Monographs of the Society for Research in Child Development ; serial no. 315, vol. 79, no. 4
Monographs of the Society for Research in Child Development.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents An introduction to the relation of physical activity to cognitive and brain health, and scholastic achievement / Charles H. Hillman -- Physical activity : measurement and behavioral patterns in children and youth / Thomas R. Wójcicki and Edward McAuley -- The importance of physical activity and aerobic fitness for cognitive control and memory in children / Laura Chaddock-Heyman, Charles H. Hillman, Neal J. Cohen, and Arthur F. Kramer -- The cognitive implications of obesity and nutrition in childhood / Naiman A. Khan, Lauren B. Raine, Sharon M. Donovan, and Charles H. Hillman -- The differential association of adiposity and fitness with cognitive control in preadolescent children / Matthew B. Pontifex, Keita Kamijo, Mark R. Scudder, Lauren B. Raine, Naiman A. Khan, Bonnie Hemrick, Ellen M. Evans, Darla M. Castelli, Kenneth A. Frank, and Charles H. Hillman -- The role of physical activity in reducing barriers to leaning in children with developmental disorders / Matthew B. Pontifex, Jodene G. Fine, Katelin da Cruz, Andrew C. Parks, and Alan L. Smith -- The history of physical activity and academic performance research : informing the future / Darla M. Castelli, Erin E. Centeio, Jungyun Hwang, Jeanne M. Barcelona, Elizabeth M. Glowacki, Hannah G. Calvert, and Hildi M. Nicksic -- Conclusions and future directions of the research on physical activity and childhood cognitive and brain health / Charles H. Hillman.
Subject Motor learning.
Movement education -- United States.
Movement education.
Cognitive learning theory.
Added Author Hillman, Charles H.
Castelli, Darla M., 1967-
Chaddock-Heyman, Laura.
ISBN 1119038588

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