Ethics in Sport 3rd Edition (3rd edition)

Ethics in Sport 3rd Edition (3rd edition)

By: William Morgan (editor)Paperback

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The need to understand ethical and moral issues in sport is at an all-time high. This latest edition of Ethics in Sport presents readers with the challenges involved when working in the field. This new third edition retains many of the previous editions' thought provoking pieces, which are still applicable to today's current issues. These are enhanced by the inclusion of 17 new essays. Ethics in Sport, 3rd Edition comes with an instructor guide that includes a sample syllabus, sample assignment topics and discussion questions to facilitate class conversations. There's also suggested class assignments to encourage deeper discussion and understanding of ethical issues.

About Author

William J. Morgan, PhD, is a professor in the division of occupational science at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles and holds a courtesy appointment in the university's school of communication. He has served as editor and has published extensively in the Journal of the Philosophy of Sport. He currently serves on the journal's editorial review board. He has presented numerous papers on the topic of ethics in sport throughout the world and has written and edited several books on the topic: Why Sports Morally Matter, Philosophic Inquiry in Sport, Leftist Theories of Sport: A Critique and Reconstruction, Sport and the Humanities: A Collection of Original Essays, and Sport and the Body: A Philosophical Symposium. Dr. Morgan is former president of the International Association for the Philosophy of Sport. In 1995, he received the association's Distinguished Scholar Award. In the same year, he was elected an active fellow of the American Academy of Kinesiology and Physical Education.


Part I. The Nature of Sport Chapter 1. The Elements of Sport Bernard Suits Chapter 2. Thoughts on the Nature of Sport (and the Philosophy of Sport) Graham McFee Chapter 3. Internalism and Internal Values in Sport Robert L. Simon Chapter 4. Broad Internalism and the Moral Foundations of Sport J.S. Russell Chapter 5. The Normativity of Sport: A Historicist Take on Broad Internalism William J. Morgan Part II. Competition and Fair Play: Considerations of Winning, Cheating, and Gamesmanship Chapter 6. Sportsmanship as a Moral Category James W. Keating Chapter 7. Sportsmanship Randolph M. Feezell Chapter 8. On Winning and Athletic Superiority Nicholas Dixon Chapter 9. Cheating and Fair Play in Sport Oliver Leaman Chapter 10. In Defense of Maradona's Hand of God Steffen Borge Chapter 11. Gamesmanship Leslie A. Howe Chapter 12. Moral Victories Paul Gaffney Chapter 13. Play and the Moral Limits of Sport J.S. Russell Chapter 14. What Counts as Part of a Game? A Look at Skills Cesar R. Torres Chapter 15. Intentional Rule Violations-One More Time Warren P. Fraleigh Chapter 16. The Ethics of Strategic Fouling: A Reply to Fraleigh Robert L. Simon Part III. The Limits of Being Human: Doping and Genetic Enhancement in Sport Chapter 17. Cops and Robbers? The Roots of Anti-Doping Policies in Olympic Sports Ian Ritchie Chapter 18. Ethics of Technology in Sport Sigmund Loland Chapter 19. Good Competition and Drug-Enhanced Performance Robert L. Simon Chapter 20. Paternalism, Drugs, and the Nature of Sports W.M. Brown Chapter 21. Ethics of Performance Enhancement in Sport: Drugs and Gene Doping Bennett Foddy and Julian Savulescu Chapter 22. Doping, "Mechanical Doping," and Local Essentialism in the Individuation of Sports Jon Pike Chapter 23. The Case for Perfection W. Miller Brown Part IV. Gender and Sexual Equality in Sport Chapter 24. Sex Equality in Sports Jane English Chapter 25. Mixed Competition and Mixed Messages Pam R. Sailors Chapter 26. The Genetic Design of a New Amazon Claudio Tamburrini and Torbjorn Tannsjo Chapter 27. What Is Gender Equality in Sports? Simona Giordano and John Harris Part V. Select Issues in the Social Ethics of Sport: Race, Spectatorship, and Politics Chapter 28. Sports, Political Philosophy, and the African American Gerald Early Chapter 29. Is Our Admiration of Sports Heroes Fascistoid? Torbjorn Tannsjo Chapter 30. What's Wrong With Admiring Athletes and Other People? Ingmar Persson Chapter 31. The Ethics of Supporting Sports Teams Nicholas Dixon Chapter 32. Not Crickets? Ethics, Rhetoric and Sporting Boycotts Edmund Dain and Gideon Calder

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  • ISBN13: 9781492556763
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 480
  • ID: 9781492556763
  • weight: 5
  • ISBN10: 1492556769
  • edition: 3rd edition

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