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The habits of physical activity of the older women in Spain
Año:2009
Áreas de investigación
  • Sociología
Datos
Descripción
Given the absence of previous studies of habits of physical activity in the set of 65 year older women in Spain, the investigation claims to verify the possible inequality and differences in the practice of physical weekly activity of the older women with regard to the men. The quantitative methodology has consisted of the application of a questionnaire constructed to a random sample of the 65 year older persons of Spain. The conclusions reveal that in this demographic group of the older, and unlike other groups with minor age, a major percentage of women that of males it realizes physical weekly activity (without including to walk). This inequality comes accompanied and probably explained by a series of differences in the relation with the practice of physical activity on the part of the older women in comparison to great part of the older men, and that probably form what might be named as a sports feminine culture of the older women: in the practiced activities, in the used space, in the way of organization of the activity, like in the way of coming to the activity.
Internacional
Si
JCR del ISI
No
Título de la revista
International Journal of Sport Science
ISSN
1885-3137
Factor de impacto JCR
0
Información de impacto
Volumen
V
DOI
Número de revista
14
Desde la página
81
Hasta la página
93
Mes
ENERO
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Participantes
  • Autor: Jesus Martinez Del Castillo (UPM)
  • Autor: Maria Martin Rodriguez (UPM)
  • Autor: Antonio Campos Izquierdo (UPM)
Grupos de investigación, Departamentos, Centros e Institutos de I+D+i relacionados
  • Creador: Grupo de Investigación: Grupo de Inv. Social y Técnicas Aplicadas a la Actividad Física y el Deporte
  • Departamento: Ciencias Sociales de la Actividad Física, del Deporte y del Ocio
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