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Ethics in sport

Ethics in sport

Author: William J Morgan
Publisher: Champaign, IL : Human Kinetics, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
This is a text for students in sport philosophy, sport ethics, sport management and sport studies courses, as well as a reference for professionals with an interest in sport ethics. World-renowned experts examine the moral and ethical issues surrounding sport in contemporary society, addressing current debates.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ethics in sport.
Champaign, IL : Human Kinetics, ©2007
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William J Morgan
ISBN: 9780736064286 0736064281
OCLC Number: 74941206
Description: xxxvii, 473 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents: Elements of sport / Bernard Suits --
Games and the good / Thomas Hurka --
Internalism and internal values in sport / Robert L. Simon --
Broad internalism and the moral foundations of sport / J.S. Russell --
Sport and The View From Nowhere / Randolph Feezell --
Why the "View from nowhere" gets us nowhere in our moral considerations of sport / William J. Morgan --
Meaning of sport : competition as a form of language / Paul Gaffney --
Fair play as respect for the game / Robert Butcher and Angela Schneider --
Sportsmanship as a moral category / James W. Keating --
Sportsmanship / Randolph M. Feezell --
On winning and athletic superiority / Nicholas Dixon --
In defense of competition and winning : revisiting athletic tests and contest / Scott Kretchmar and Tim Elcombe --
Some reflections on success and failure in competitive athletics / Edwin J. Delattre --
Cheating and fair play in sport / Oliver Leaman --
Intentional rules violations--
one more time / Warren P. Fraleigh --
Ethics of strategic fouling : a reply to Fraleigh / Robert L. Simon --
Listening to steroids / John Hoberman --
Good competition and drug-enhanced performance / Robert L. Simon --
Paternalism, drugs, and the nature of sports / W.M. Brown --
Sports and drugs : are the current bans justified? / Michael Lavin --
Selected champions : making winners in the age of genetic technology / Christian Munthe --
After doping, what? : the morality of the genetic engineering of athletes / Claudio Tamburrini --
Sex equality in sports / Jane English --
Women, sex, and sports / Raymond A. Belliotti --
Title IX : equality for women's sports? / Leslie P. Francis --
Being and playing : sport and the valorization of gender / Leslie A. Howe --
Against sexual discrimination in sports / Torbjörn Tännsjö --
Exploitation of student athletes / Alan Wertheimer --
Violence in sports / Robert L. Simon --
Boxing, paternalism, and legal moralism / Nicholas Dixon --
Darwin's athletes : a review essay / John Valentine --
Sports, political philosophy, and the African American / Gerald Early --
Is our admiration for sports heroes fascistoid? / Torbjörn Tännsjö --
Ethics of supporting sports teams / Nicholas Dixon --
Convention and competence : disability rights in sports and education / Anita Silvers and David Wasserman.
Responsibility: editor, William J. Morgan.
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Examines the moral and ethical issues surrounding sport in contemporary society. This book addresses a spectrum of debates, including sportsmanship, doping, gender roles, social ethics, spectatorship  Read more...


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