Overview:Sport and Violence - Sport and Violence takes a critical look at the culture of 'sports rage' and aggression in the sporting industry, covering ethical, historical and sociological causes and impacts. It examines international examples of sport violence, including: the father of a tennis competitor placing a drug in the drinks of her competitors; a player's neck broken after being attacked from behind by an opponent in an NHL game; hooliganism in international soccer and more. The book not only attempts to explain how and why such violence originates, it examines its impact on society outside sport and suggests potential remedies for the problem. This book: Examines the culture of violence that permeates and surrounds sport, including the sociological causes of that violence, and what can be done to mitigate themFeatures an international perspective with examples of sport violence from throughout the worldOffers a historical view on the evolution of violence in sportIts up-to-date and in-depth coverage of a controversial issue makes this book a valuable asset to both sports students and professionals working in sports management.
This book is on page /a06b960ac9dc90216ed4e00b41bc8290/book/1603725650-9781138137660. It was written by the following authors: Thomas Orr, Lynn M Jamieson. Book Sport and Violence, which can be read online, published by the company: Taylor & Francis Ltd. Other books on similar topics can be found in sections: Sports Books, Politics, Society, Education. The book was published on 2015-12-22 00:00:00. It has 240 pages and is published in Hardback format and weight 635 g. File for download Sport and Violence has PDF format and is called sport-and-violence.pdf. Other books you can download below. Our topcanal.eu site is not responsible for the content of PDF files.
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