Chapter 1. Fundamentals of Public Health; Chapter 2. Fundamentals of Kinesiology; Chapter 3. Integrating Public Health and Physical Activity; Chapter 4. Measuring Physical Activity; Chapter 6. Overweight and Obesity; Chapter 8. Cancers; Chapter 10. Health Risks of Exercise and Physical Activity; Chapter 12. School-Based Approaches to Promoting Physical Activity; Chapter 13. Behavioral and Social Approaches to Promoting Physical Chapter; Chapter 16. Partnership Development and Advocacy.
Harold W. (Bill) Kohl, III, PhD, is a professor of epidemiology and kinesiology at the University of Texas School of Public Health Austin Regional Campus and the University of Texas at Austin. Tinker D. Murray, PhD, is a professor of health and human performance at Texas State University in San Marcos. He earned his PhD in physical education from Texas A&M University in 1984.