Do Parents Model Healthy Exercise Patterns to Their Children or Merely Encourage Them to Be Fit?
By: Stephen Silverman
Published: 12/1999
Uploaded: 08/18/2006
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Pockets: Stephen Silverman Collection, Teachers College Faculty, Physical Education, Movement Sciences and Education, Teachers College Program Collections, Health & Behavior Studies
Tags: Children & youth, exercise, Parents & parenting, Physical fitness

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Description/Abstract: Silverman examines the question of whether parents are modeling healthy exercise patterns for their children or are simply encouraging them to be fit. Socioeconomic status, culture and genetic obesity are taken into account.

Source: Journal of Physical Education, Recreation & Dance
Volume: 70
Issue: 5
Pages: 10
ISSN: 07303084