An introduction to drugs in sport : addicted to winning? / Ivan Waddington and Andy Smith.

Author
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  • Drugs in sport
Published
  • London ; New York : Routledge 2009
Physical description
1 online resource (x, 270 pages)
ISBN
  • 9780203885987
  • 0203885988
  • 0415431247
  • 0415431255
  • 9780203885987
  • 9780415431248
  • 9780415431255
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages [238]-250) and index.
  • Other format: Also available in printed form.
  • Reproduction available: Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Description based on print version record.
Contents
  • Drug use in sport : problems of involvement and detachment -- The emergence of drug use as a problem in modern sport : sport, health and drugs -- The emergence of drug use as a problem in modern sport : fair play, cheating and the 'spirit of sport' -- Theories of drug use in elite level sport -- Drug use in elite level sport : towards a sociological understanding -- The other side of sports medicine : sports medicine and the development of performance-enhancing drugs -- The recent history of drug use in British sport : a case study -- Drug use in professional cycling : a case study -- Drug use in professional football : a case study -- The establishment of the World Anti-Doping Agency -- Anti-doping policies in sport : whither WADA? -- Anti-doping policies in sport : new directions?
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Genre
  • Bibliography
  • Electronic books.
  • Nonfiction.
  • text
Language
  • English

Summary

  • This title examines the key terms and key issues in sport, drugs and performance and is designed to help new students explore these conventional subjects, now so central to the study of modern sport.

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