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Sport violence

Sport violence

a specialized bibliography from the SPORT database = Violence du sport : une bibliographie spécialisée de la base de donnée SPORT.

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Published by Sport Information Resource Centre = Centre de documentation pour le sport in Gloucester, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Violence in sports -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Text in English and French.

    Other titlesViolence du sport.
    SeriesSportBiblio -- 8
    ContributionsSport Information Resource Centre (Ottawa, Ont.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ7511 .S65 1990
    The Physical Object
    Pagination9 leaves ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18716508M

    Violence in sports history-figurational research shows that violence was more severe in the past first to break ground on book of sociology of sport. Ethnocentric. Believing in the superiority of one's own ethnic and cultural group, and having a corresponding disdain for all other groups. (). Sport, Violence and Society by Kevin Young. Sport, Ethics and Philosophy: Vol. 6, No. 4, pp.

      The authors hold that this sort of data--numerous studies are cited revealing the same trend--exposes the inherent flaws in traditional male sports culture. Sports, they say, breed intolerant males more prone to violence, domestic abuse, and homophobia and less likely to sustain a long-term relationship with a woman.   The sociology of sports, which is also referred to as sports sociology, is the study of the relationship between sports and society. It examines how culture and values influence sports, how sports influences culture and values, and the relationship between sports and the media, politics, economics, religion, race, gender, youth, etc. It also looks at the relationship between sports and .

      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. Its up-to-date and in-depth coverage of a controversial issue therefore makes it a valuable asset to both sports students and professionals working in sports : Lynn M Jamieson, Thomas Orr.   Eitzen DS () Violence in Professional Sport and Public Policy. In Government and Sports. The Public Policy Issues, ed. A.T. Johnson AT, Frey JH, pp. 99– Rowan and Allanheld: Totowa, NJ. Google Scholar.


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The book explores organized and spontaneous violence, both on the field and off, and calls for a much broader definition of ‘sports-related violence’, to include issues as diverse as criminal behaviour by players, abuse within sport and exploitatory labor by: 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.

Its up-to-date and in-depth coverage of a controversial issue therefore makes it a valuable asset to both sports students and professionals working in sports management. About the Author Kevin Young is Professor of Sociology at the University of Calgary in Canada. His research and teaching interests bridge Criminology and Sociology of Sport and he has published widely on matters relating to violence, gender, body and health, and the use of animals in : $   The book explores organised and spontaneous violence, both on the field and off, and calls for a much broader definition of Sport violence book violence’, to include issues as diverse as criminal behaviour by players, abuse within sport and exploitative labour by:   The book explores organised and spontaneous violence, both on the field and off, and calls for a much broader definition of 'sports-related violence In this fully Sport violence book and revised new edition of his landmark study of violence in and around contemporary sport, Kevin Young offers a comprehensive sociological analysis of an issue of central importance within sport : The book explores organized and spontaneous violence, both on the field and off, and calls for a much broader definition of ‘sports-related violence’, to include issues as diverse as criminal behaviour by players, abuse within sport and exploitatory labor practices.

The book explores organised and spontaneous violence, both on the field and off, and calls for a much broader definition of ‘sports-related violence’, to include issues as diverse as criminal behaviour by players, abuse within sport and exploitative labour practices.

The book explores organized and spontaneous violence, both on the field and off, and calls for a much broader definition of 'sports-related violence', to include issues as diverse as criminal behaviour by players, abuse within sport and exploitatory labor practices.

Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features. Serious sport has nothing to do with fair play. It is bound up with hatred, jealousy, boastfulness, disregard of all rules, and sadistic pleasure in violence. In other words, it is war without. Another proposed act, the Sports Violence Arbitration Act offailed to create a sports court for excessive violence.

Id at p. Internal League Controls. Violence in sports has become so prevalent that professional sports leagues and other governing bodies have had to police such activity themselves and provide punishment (i.e., penalties).

The book explores organised and spontaneous violence, both on the field and off, and calls for a much broader definition of 'sports-related violence', to include issues as diverse as criminal behaviour by players, abuse within sport and exploitative labour practices.

With a vast selection of sources and a bold thesis on expanding the study of sports related violence into new areas, Young’s book is an important reframing of the study of violence that would have been improved only by more analytical depth. The greatest strength of this book is its broad scope. This book takes a critical look at the culture of violence that permeates and surrounds sport, including the sociological causes of that violence, and what can be done to mitigate them.

It features an international perspective with examples of sport violence from throughout the s: 1. ‘Protecting Children from Violence in Sport: A review with a focus on industrialized countries’ defines the many aspects of the issue, provides examples of both good and poor practice, and makes suggestions for sport organizations to assist them in their violence prevention work.

A volume in the ABDO series "Issues in Sports" (part of a larger collection known as SportsZone) this volume tackles the issue of violence in sports from various angles, from the local to the professional level, violence on the playing field to the spectators, as well as a 3/5(2).

His book Sport, Violence and Society (Routledge, ) is the product of more than two decades of research on the topic. Looking at episodes of player fights, fan riots, and abuse by coaches and parents, in Europe and North America, Kevin discusses the characteristics of sports-related violence and the sources of such actions.

Sports Violence is perhaps the first collection of scholarly theory and research to examine in detail aggression within and surrounding sports. As such, it seeks to present the broadest possible range of interpretations and perspectives.

The book is, therefore, both interdisciplinary and international in scope. Violence in sports usually refers to violent and often unnecessarily harmful intentional physical acts committed during, or motivated by, a sports game, often in relation to contact sports such as American football, ice hockey, rugby football, lacrosse, association football, boxing, mixed martial arts, wrestling, and water polo and, when referring to the players themselves, often involving.

Sport and Violence: A Critical Examination of Sport takes a look at the history of violence in sports and the factors that trigger them, including the sociological background permeating the topic of sport and violence. The book stresses that deeds of sports violence are not confined to a single locality, but that the issues is worldwide in scope.

This extensively researched book addresses sports fan violence sociologically, using both theoretical models and empirical data. Lewis draws from the theoretical approaches based on the collective behavior models of Neil J.

Smelser and Clark McPhail in order to show how to study fan violence using the intensive case history method. This method is then applied to an in-depth analysis of the 4/5(1).Copies of this book are available at The transition away from sport can be a difficult time for student-athletes.

Coaches and others Sexual violence, hazing and bullying are critical issues to address among both student-athletes and non-athlete students. The athletics environment presents both risk and.Sport, Violence and Society - book review Article (PDF Available) in Managing Leisure 18(1) January with 20 Reads How we measure 'reads'.