Introduction to the Philosophy of Sport

Lanham, Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (2012)
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Introduction to the Philosophy of Sport begins with the history of sport, delves into both the metaphysics and ethics of sport, and also addresses dimensions of the social and political elements of sport. This book is a comprehensive introduction to the philosophy of sport with a straightforward layout that professors can plan and build their courses around

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