Written for an aerobics, step aerobics, or aerobic dance course,Fitness through Aerobics teaches steps and methodologies for performing all types of aerobic dance exercises, as well as the strength and flexibility exercises that contribute to proper technique. The book features thorough coverage of new trends in the aerobics and fitness fields, along with information on standard aerobic dance, warm-up/cool-down activities, flexibility, injury prevention, and methods for teaching different types of students. Readers likeFitness through Aerobics for its straightforward, easily accessible writing style and the wide range of topics and activities it covers. The book also supplies a list of websites and worksheets that make it easy for readers to access and apply information. Aerobics, Wellness, and You, Individual Differences: Let's Talk About You, The Aerobics Look: Clothing and Equipment, Fitness Components and Exercise Principles, The Aerobic Target Zone, Setting Goals and Reaching Your Dream, Posture: A Dynamic Concept, Warm-Up/Cool-Down: Flexibility, Rhythmic Aerobics: Variations and Styles, Body Toning Through Resistance Exercises, Weights, Bands, Water, Stability Balls: Adding Resistance, The Mind-Body Connection, Nutrition and Weight Control, Prevention and Care, A Lifetime of Aerobics. For college instructors and students, or anyone interested in aerobics, step aerobics or aerobic dance.Bishop, Jan Galen is the author of 'Fitness Through Aerobics', published 2004 under ISBN 9780805354553 and ISBN 0805354557.