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Corporate Author International Association for the Philosophy of Sport. Conference (2016 : Olympia, Greece)

Title Reflecting on modern sport in ancient Olympia : proceedings of the 2016 conference of the International Association for the Philosophy of Sport at the International Olympic Academy, Ancient Olympia, Greece / edited by Heather L. Reid & Eric Moore.

Publication Info. Sioux City, IA : Parnassos Press, 2017.


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Note Proceedings of the conference of the International Association for the philosophy of sport held in 2016, at the International Olympic Academy in Greece.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Prologue - Introduction / Eric Moore - The sweatiest of the liberal arts : athletics and education / Drew A. Hyland - An exceptionalist criticism of the continuist interpretation of the cyborg-athlete / Francisco Javier López Frías - Freedom of expression and political opinions in sport stadiums / José Luis Pérez Triviño - Has play changed? An essay comparing the communitarian and individualistic approaches to play and society / Terry J. McMurtry - Incompatible issues related to the Native American sport motif in education / Junko Yamaguchi - Running as an authentic possibility of being : the values of running in the perspective of temporality / Emanuel Hurych - The body-machine : from Michael Phelps to Oscar Pistorius / Boryana Angelova-Igova - The essence of sport / Jan Reznik - The rules of sport and the rules of rhetoric : sport as performative public discourse / Daniel T. Durbin - The slowness and softness in Taijiquan / Kim Hee-sub and Kwon Oh-ryun - Fair play and rights-based sport / Matt Waddell and Angela Schneider - Training, pre-game and match : three sport situations seen through Levinas' concept of "the other" / Matteo Cacchiarelli - Transgender eligibility policies in sport : science, ethics, and evidence / Sarah Teetzel - Why Olympia matters for modern sport : Warren Fraleigh distinguished scholar lecture / Heather L. Reid.
Summary This book is about the proceedings in September 2016 of 100 philosophers of sport from 18 countries on four continents. They talk about a range of topics from sport in education to transgender athletes to Taijiquan.
Note PDF (JSTOR, viewed February 4, 2019).
Subject Sports -- Congresses.
Sports -- Philosophy -- Congresses.
Sports -- Congrès.
Sports -- Philosophie -- Congrès.
Sports. (OCoLC)fst01130432
Sports -- Philosophy. (OCoLC)fst01130484
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Conference papers and proceedings. (OCoLC)fst01423772
Added Author Reid, Heather Lynne, 1963- editor.
Moore, Eric, editor.
ISBN 9781942495307 (electronic bk.)
1942495307 (electronic bk.)

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