Lexington Books (2016)

Authors
Shawn E. Klein
Arizona State University
Pam R. Sailors
Missouri State University
Francisco Javier Lopez Frias
Pennsylvania State University
3 more
Abstract
This book examines influential conceptions of sport and then analyses the interplay of challenging borderline cases with the standard definitions of sport. It is meant to inspire more thought and debate on just what sport is, how it relates to other activities and human endeavors, and what we can learn about ourselves by studying sport.
Keywords Sport  Ethics  Competition  Definitions  Philosophy
Categories (categorize this paper)
Reprint years 2018
Buy this book $40.68 used (22% off)   $44.22 new (15% off)   $51.99 from Amazon    Amazon page
ISBN(s) 9781498511575   9781498511599   1498511597   1498511570
Options
Edit this record
Mark as duplicate
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Request removal from index
Revision history

Download options

PhilArchive copy


Upload a copy of this paper     Check publisher's policy     Papers currently archived: 70,307
External links

Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
Through your library

References found in this work BETA

No references found.

Add more references

Citations of this work BETA

No citations found.

Add more citations

Similar books and articles

Introduction to the Philosophy of Sport.Heather Reid - 2012 - Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.
Philosophy and Sport.Anthony O'Hear (ed.) - 2013 - Cambridge University Press.
Routledge Handbook of Drugs and Sport. [REVIEW]Francisco Javier López Frías - 2017 - Sport, Ethics and Philosophy 11 (2):245-251.
Sport, Aesthetic Experience, and Art as the Ideal Embodied Metaphor.Tim L. Elcombe - 2012 - Journal of the Philosophy of Sport 39 (2):201-217.
A Hermeneutics of Sport.Andrew Edgar - 2013 - Sport, Ethics and Philosophy 7 (1):140 - 167.
Rethinking the Consequences of Commercializing Sport.Bogdan Ciomaga & Cody Kent - 2015 - Sport, Ethics and Philosophy 9 (1):18-31.
The Beauty of Sport.Andrew Edgar - 2013 - Sport, Ethics and Philosophy 7 (1):100 - 120.
Sport and Philosophy.Andrew Edgar - 2013 - Sport, Ethics and Philosophy 7 (1):10 - 29.
Doping Is Bad In Sport Because Doping Is Bad For Sport.John William Devine - 2013 - Journal of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh 43:41-43.

Analytics

Added to PP index
2016-09-12

Total views
10 ( #900,110 of 2,507,703 )

Recent downloads (6 months)
4 ( #169,849 of 2,507,703 )

How can I increase my downloads?

Downloads

My notes