Examined Sport: Jane English, “Sex Equality in Sports”

In this episode of Examined Sport, I look at Jane English’s “Sex Equality in Sports,” published in Philosophy and Public Affairs in 1978. In this classic and influential paper, English examines what equal opportunity for women in sports means and what it implies.

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  • Jane English, “Sex Equality in Sports,” Philosophy & Public Affairs, Vol. 7, No. 3 (Spring, 1978), pp. 269-277

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Filed under Examined Sport, podcast, Sports Ethics, Women's Sports

5 responses to “Examined Sport: Jane English, “Sex Equality in Sports”

  1. The video link is broken, podcast seems fine

  2. Sorry, the Watch Here link works and the YT vid is fine, the player in my browser won’t play the video is the only issue I’m having.

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