9780072552522

Sport Ethics : Applications for Fair Play with PowerWeb Bind-In Passcard

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  • ISBN13:

    9780072552522

  • ISBN10:

    0072552522

  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 8/6/2002
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
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Summary

This text challenges students to examine how to respond to moral issues and dilemmas in sport. The book includes philosophic theory that has proven effective in the moral development of athletes. The theory is balanced with applications and thought-provoking questions. Each chapter provides a historical and sociological perspective on the issues facing youth, interscholastic, intercollegiate, Olympic, and professional sport.

Table of Contents

1 Moral Reasoning in Sport

2 A Reasoning Strategy for Fair Play Behavior

3 A Consistent Game Plan

4 Intimidation Competition, and Sportsmanship

5 Violence in Sport

6 Eligibility in Sport

7 Sport Elimination

8 Commercailized Sport

9 Racial Equity: African Americans in Sport

10 Gender Equity in Sport

11 Ergogenic Aids for Sport Performance

12 Ethical Considerations of Technology in Sport

13 Sport Science, Physical Education, and Research

14 Epilogue: Morality in Sport

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