A new episode of The Sports Ethicist Show is available!
It’s the season of the Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Horse Racing. Horse racing raises is exciting and thrilling, but it also raises several ethical and philosophical issues: doping, horse welfare, genetic manipulation, and breeding and body types. Rockford University Biology professor Sean Beckmann joins the show to discuss some of these issues.
- John Gleaves. “Enhancing the Odds: Horse Racing, Gambling and the First Anti-Doping Movement in Sport, 1889-1911,” Sport in History (Vol 32, No 1, 2012) p 26-52.
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