Overview:Ethics in Sport - Ethical and moral dilemmas in sport have not diminished since Ethicsin Sport was last published. The need to understand and confrontsuch issues is at a premium, and this latest edition of Ethics inSport will ground readers in the issues and the stakes involved.Ethics in Sport has long been known as a go-to source thattackles the moral and ethical issues in today's sport culture. Thisthird edition retains many of the previous editions' thoughtful andtimeless pieces, which speak directly to current issues, while adding 17new essays to the mix. The inclusion of these new essays reflects theincreasing sophistication of the philosophy of sport literature as wellas the growth in the field.Together, these essays from well-known authors give students classic andcontemporary views of topics where sports and ethics collide.This sweeping anthology of relevant and cutting-edge essays covers avariety of topics, including doping, the use of technology, gendercontroversies, and much more. The book is organized into five parts,with part I looking at the nature of sport, including itsinternal values and moral foundations. Part II investigatescompetition and fair play, including aspects of sportsmanship, winning,cheating, and gamesmanship. Part III examines doping and geneticenhancement in sport, including gene doping, "mechanical doping," anddrug-enhanced performance. In part IV the essays explore genderand sexual equality in sport, including sex segregation and the conceptof gender equality. Part V delves into issues of race,spectatorship, and politics, investigating political philosophy as itapplies to sports, the fascination with sports heroes, and the ethics ofsupporting teams.Ethics in Sport, Third Edition, comes with an instructor guidethat includes a sample syllabus, sample assignment topics, and answersto the discussion questions to facilitate class conversations. It alsooffers suggested class assignments for each of the five parts in thebook to spur deeper discussion and understanding of the ethical issuespresented in the book.With its wealth of new essays, Ethics in Sport keeps you abreastof current ethical issues in sport. As such, this text is ideal forcourses in sport ethics and ethics in sport and philosophy. It is alsouseful as a reference for scholars, researchers, ethicists,sociologists, and philosophers of sport.
This book is on page /991d858404670cb95ebe7995ae4965fd/book/1603725640-9781492556763. It was written by the following authors: William J J. Morgan. Book Ethics in Sport, which can be read online, published by the company: Human Kinetics Publishers. Other books on similar topics can be found in sections: Sports Books, Spirituality, Beliefs. The book was published on 2017-11-30 00:00:00. It has 480 pages and is published in Paperback format and weight 816 g. File for download Ethics in Sport has PDF format and is called ethics-in-sport.pdf. Other books you can download below. Our lib-et-deco.fr site is not responsible for the content of PDF files.
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