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An Introduction to drugs in sport : addicted to winning?

Author: Ivan Waddington; Andy Smith
Publisher: London and New York : Routledge, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Why do many athletes risk their careers by taking performance-enhancing drugs? Do the highly competitive pressures of elite sports teach athletes to win at any cost? This book examines drug use in  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ivan Waddington; Andy Smith
ISBN: 9780415431255 0415431255
OCLC Number: 804322237
Description: x, 270 p. ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Drug use in sport: problems of involvement and detachment 2. The emergence of drug use as a problem in modern sport:sport, health and drugs 3. The emergence of drug use as a problem in modern sport: fair play, cheating and the 'spirit of sport' 4. Theories of drug use in elite level sport 5. Drug use in elite level sport: towards a sociological understanding 6. The Other Side of Sports Medicine: Sports Medicine and the Development of Performance Enhancing Drugs 7. The recent history of drug use in British sport: a case study 8. Drug use in professional cycling: a case study 9. Drug use in professional football: a case study 10. The establishment of the World Anti-Doping Agency 11. Anti-doping policies in sport: whither WADA? 12. Anti-doping policies in sport: new directions?
Responsibility: Ivan Waddington and Andy Smith.

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