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Title Doping in elite sport : the politics of drugs in the Olympic movement / Wayne Wilson and Edward Derse, editors.

Imprint Champaign, Ill. : Human Kinetics, c2001.


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Description xv, 295 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents pt. 1. The science of doping. What is doping and how is it detected? / R. Craig Kammerer -- Doping control testing policies and procedures : a critique / David L. Black -- Difficulties in estimating the prevalence of drug use among athletes / Charles E. Yesalis III, Andrea N. Kopstein, and Michael S. Bahrke -- pt. 2. The history, ethics, and social context of doping. Significant events in the history of drug testing and the Olympic movement : 1960-1999 / Jan Todd and Terry Todd -- Ethical analysis of drug testing / Angela J. Schneider and Robert B. Butcher -- Comparative analysis of doping scandals : Canada, Russia, and China / Bruce Kidd, Robert Edelman, and Susan Brownell -- Drugs, sport, and national identity in Australia / Tara Magdalinski -- pt. 3. The politics of doping. Doping and moral authority : sport organizations today / John J. MacAloon -- Doping in elite swimming : a case study of the modern era from 1970 forward / John Leonard -- How drug testing fails : the politics of doping control / John Hoberman -- World conference on doping in sport / Jim Ferstle.
Subject Doping in sports.
Added Author Wilson, Wayne, Ph. D.
Derse, Ed, 1958-
ISBN 0736003290

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