Sports, Virtues and Vices: Morality Plays
Routledge, 21 մյս, 2008 թ. - 236 էջ
Sports have long played an important role in society. By exploring the evolving link between sporting behaviour and the prevailing ethics of the time this comprehensive and wide-ranging study illuminates our understanding of the wider social significance of sport.
The primary aim of Sports, Virtues and Vices is to situate ethics at the heart of sports via ‘virtue ethical’ considerations that can be traced back to the gymnasia of ancient Greece. The central theme running through the book is that sports are effectively modern morality plays: universal practices of moral education for the masses and - when coached, officiated and played properly - a valuable vehicle for ethical development.
Including a wealth of contemporary sporting examples, the book explores key ethical issues such as:
Written by one of the world's foremost sports philosophers, this book powerfully unites the fields of sports ethics and medical ethics. It is essential reading for all students and scholars with an interest in the ethics and philosophy of sport.
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Sports have long played an important role in society. By exploring the evolving
link between sporting behaviour and the prevailing ethics of the time this
comprehensive and wide-ranging study illuminates our understanding ofthe
wider social ...
Chapter 3 is adapted from “Sporting practices, institutions and virtues” published
in the Journal ofthe Philosophy ... Chapter 5, 'Celebrating trust: virtues and rules
in the ethical conduct of sports coaches' (1998) was published in Ethics and ...
in sport' with Jonathon Long in the International Review for the Sociology of Sport
(2004) whom I thank here. Originally the paper was split along methodological
lines: half articulation of conceptual and ethical aspects of racism, and half ...
The precise details of this cultural practice is unknown, so I offer here the merest
sketch to make the point I wish to at the beginning ofthis book on the ethics of
sports. Around this time, travelling circuses not only brought entertainment to the
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