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The Resource Fair play : the ethics of sport, Robert L. Simon, Cesar R. Torres, Peter F. Hager

Fair play : the ethics of sport, Robert L. Simon, Cesar R. Torres, Peter F. Hager

Label
Fair play : the ethics of sport
Title
Fair play
Title remainder
the ethics of sport
Statement of responsibility
Robert L. Simon, Cesar R. Torres, Peter F. Hager
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Addressing both collegiate and professional sports, the updated edition of Fair Play: The Ethics of Sport explores the ethical presuppositions of competitive athletics and their connection both to ethical theory and to concrete moral dilemmas that arise in actual athletic competition. The addition of two new authors for this edition, Cesar R. Torres and Peter F. Hager, bring to the book a discussion of the moral issues involved in youth sports and the ethics of being a fan as well as a fresh perspective on developing the theories of broad internalism and the quest for excellence. Furthermore, major criticisms of broad internalism by philosophers William J. Morgan and Scott Kretchmar add a new dimension to the discussion on the moral foundations of winning"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Simon, Robert L.
Dewey number
796.01
Index
index present
LC call number
GV706.3
LC item number
.S56 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Torres, César R
  • Hager, Peter F
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sports
  • Sports
Label
Fair play : the ethics of sport, Robert L. Simon, Cesar R. Torres, Peter F. Hager
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Source of cataloging data: WCP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : The Ethics of Sports -- Theories of Sport : Frameworks for Evaluation -- Ethics in Competition : Cheating, Good Sports and Tainted Victories -- Drugs, Genes, and Enhancing Performance in Sport -- Gender Equity in Sport : What Does Justice Require? -- Sports on Campus : Intercollegiate Sports and Their Critics -- The Commercialization of Sport : Marketing and Corruption in Competitive Athletics -- Sport, Moral Education, and Social Responsibility
Control code
ocn881385749
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Fourth edition.
Extent
xii, 256 pages
Isbn
9780813349206
Lccn
2014003077
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40023934374
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780813349206
  • (OCoLC)881385749
Label
Fair play : the ethics of sport, Robert L. Simon, Cesar R. Torres, Peter F. Hager
Publication
Note
Source of cataloging data: WCP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : The Ethics of Sports -- Theories of Sport : Frameworks for Evaluation -- Ethics in Competition : Cheating, Good Sports and Tainted Victories -- Drugs, Genes, and Enhancing Performance in Sport -- Gender Equity in Sport : What Does Justice Require? -- Sports on Campus : Intercollegiate Sports and Their Critics -- The Commercialization of Sport : Marketing and Corruption in Competitive Athletics -- Sport, Moral Education, and Social Responsibility
Control code
ocn881385749
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Fourth edition.
Extent
xii, 256 pages
Isbn
9780813349206
Lccn
2014003077
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40023934374
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780813349206
  • (OCoLC)881385749

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