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Title Sport policy in Canada / edited by Lucie Thibault, Brock University and Jean Harvey, University of Ottawa.

Publication Info. [Ottawa, Ontario] : University of Ottawa Press, 2013.


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Note "Research Centre for Sport in Canadian Society, University of Ottawa."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Cover; Title; Credits; List of figures; List of tables; Abbreviations; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Section I -- An overview of sport policy in Canada; Chapter I -- The evolution of federal sport policy from 1960 to today; Chapter II -- Multi-level governance and sport policy in Canada; Chapter III -- Canada and sport for development and peace; Section II -- The canadian sport policy and its impact on the sport system; Chapter IV -- Contemporary policy issues in high performance sport; Chapter V -- Athlete development and support; Chapter VI -- Sport participation; Section III -- Policy issues.
Chapter VII -- Olympic ideals versus the performance imperative: the history of Canada's anti-doping policiesChapter VIII -- Hosting policies of sport events; Chapter IX -- The double helix: aboriginal people and sport policy in Canada; Chapter X -- Policy on sport for the disabled; Chapter XI -- Women in sport policy; Chapter XII -- Official languages and the canadian sport system: steady progress, constant vigilance needed; Chapter XIII -- Sport and social inclusion; Conclusion; About the contributors; Index.
Summary The first and most comprehensive analysis of the new Canadian Sport Policy adopted in 2012.
Language English.
Subject Sports and state -- Canada.
Sports administration -- Canada.
Sports -- Politique gouvernementale -- Canada.
Sports -- Gestion -- Canada.
Jurisprudence and general issues.
Lifestyle, sport and leisure.
Sports and outdoor recreation.
GAMES -- Gambling -- Sports.
SPORTS & RECREATION -- Business Aspects.
TRAVEL -- Special Interest -- Sports.
Sports administration. (OCoLC)fst01130552
Sports and state. (OCoLC)fst01130564
Canada. (OCoLC)fst01204310
Indexed Term sport policy.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Harvey, Jean, 1955- editor.
Thibault, Lucie, editor.
University of Ottawa. Research Centre for Sport in Canadian Society.
Other Form: Sport policy in Canada./. [Ottawa] : University of Ottawa Press, 2013. 2013 (CaOONL)20139076506 (OCoLC)863077829
ISBN 9780776620954 (PDF)
0776620959 (PDF)
9780776620961 (EPUB)
0776620967 (EPUB)
9780776620978 (MobiPocket)
0776620975 (MobiPocket)
Standard No. 10.26530/OAPEN_515361 doi
NLC 000042178138
AU@ 000055935745
DEBSZ 405546904
DEBSZ 449678814
DEBSZ 493133577
GBVCP 869966472

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