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Search Amazon.com for Philosophy of Sport and Sport Ethics
Philosophy of Sport books
Academic Journals in Philosophy of Sport
Journal of the Philosophy of Sport
Philosophy of Sport Essential Bibliography:
Textbooks and Anthologies
Sports Ethics: An Anthology Edited by Jan Boxhill
Philosophy of Sport: Critical Readings, Crucial Issues Edited by M. Andrew Holowchak
Practical Philosophy of Sport and Physical Activity – 2nd Edition by R. Scott Kretchmar
Ethics in Sport – 2nd Edition Edited by William Morgan
Introduction to the Philosophy of Sport (Elements of Philosophy) by Heather Reid
Philosophy of Sport: Key Questions by Emily Ryall
Fair Play: The Ethics of Sport by Robert Simon
Man, Play and Games by Roger Caillois
Homo Ludens: A Study of the Play-Element in Culture by Johan Huizinga
The Grasshopper: Games, Life and Utopia by Bernard Suits
The Bloomsbury Companion to The Philosophy of Sport, edited by Cesar R. Torres
Sport: A Philosophical Inquiry by Paul Weiss
Opening Day: The Story of Jackie Robinson’s First Season by Jonathan Eig
Sandy Koufax: A Lefty’s Legacy by Jane Leavy
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4 responses to “Resources”
Hi Shawn – great site. Congrats Peraps you might be kind enough to include these two books:
Smith, PR (2008) Great Moments Of Sportsmanship, published by wwwGreatSportsmanship.org
Newman, B (2012) It’s how you play the game, self publised – available on Amazon.
Sample sportsmanship stories from my book + more information click the yellow bar (under th ebook cover) to read sample stories or click the BBC and RTE radio interviews to hear some stories. http://www.greatmomentsofsportsmanship.com/about-2/preview-the-book/
Perhaps we should ecchange links and cross post from time to time? See http://www.GreatSportsmanship.rg and http://www.facebook.com/GreatSportsmanship
Best wishes, Paul (PR Smith author)
Philosophic Reflections in Sport (free pdf)
The collection of essays in sport philosophy from the 35th Annual Meeting of the International Association for the Philosophy of Sport, which took place in Ljubljana, September 2007
Regards, Milan Hosta
Hockey Fights and Violent Retaliation, December 20, 2013 was written by whom????
All the posts are by me–unless it is identified as a guest post.