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Issues in sports

Author: Stephen Currie
Publisher: San Diego, CA : Lucent Books, ©1998.
Series: Contemporary issues (San Diego, Calif.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explores the controversies about how closely the reality of sport matches the ideal and presents debates about what sport is, what it can be, and what it should be.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Currie
ISBN: 1560064773 9781560064770
OCLC Number: 37345649
Description: 96 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: The real versus the ideal --
Do organized sports demand too much of children? --
Is the "student-athlete" a viable idea? --
How does drug use corrput sports? --
Do men and women have equal access to sports? --
Do athletes make good role models?
Series Title: Contemporary issues (San Diego, Calif.)
Responsibility: by Stephen Currie.

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Explores the controversies about how closely the reality of sport matches the ideal and presents debates about what sport is, what it can be, and what it should be.

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