Sport and Deviance (Part 1)

Sport and Deviance (Part 1) - Problems of Excess Sport and...

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Problems of Excess Sport and Deviance Part 1
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Sport and Deviance Does Sport Build Character? Structure of sport in American society actually promotes deviance. The value Americans place on competition is the source of much deviance.
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What Our Society Believes Sport teaches motivation. Sport promotes excellence. Sport promotes productivity. Sport prepares children for success in a competitive society. Sport teaches perseverance. Sport teaches sacrifice. Sport teaches teamwork. Sport teaches self-discipline.
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Ethical Dilemmas Emphasis on Winning Ex Vince Lombardi What is “getting an edge” and what is “cheating”? Violence as part of the contest. Player Behavior Behavior of Coaches Spectator Behavior
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Ethical Dilemmas (cont.) Administrators Behavior of Parents Team Doctors and Trainers Organizational Behavior
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“Strategy” or Cheating? Ethics
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course STAT 110 taught by Professor Johnson during the Fall '07 term at South Carolina.

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Sport and Deviance (Part 1) - Problems of Excess Sport and...

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