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Title Extreme sports [electronic resource] / Janel D. Ginn, book editor.

Imprint Detroit : Greenhaven Press, c2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Opposing Viewpoints in Context  Electronic Resource    ---  Available
Series At issue. Sports
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 88-92) and index.
Contents Extreme sports pose no more risks than traditional sports / Greg Connors -- Dangers of extreme sports can be minimized with proper safety techniques / Brad Buxton -- Extreme risks of cliff jumping appeal to thrill seekers / Scott Willoughby -- Healing war's wounds [through extreme sports] / Karen Breslau -- Delaware schools incorporate extreme sports in school athletics to fight obesity / Alison Kepner -- Popularity of extreme sports may be a temporary fad / Rob Rinehart -- Extreme sports hype is commercialism / Josie Appleton -- Olympics continue to add new extreme sports to lineup / Matt Higgins -- Extreme sports provide opportunity for mentoring / Lauren MacIntyre -- Deadly ATV accidents in South Carolina lead to safety legislation / Justin Anderson -- Proposed ATV age restrictions sparks passion on both sides / Jeff Manning -- Extreme sports can have a positive impact on life outside the arena -- Arlo Eisenberg.
Access Access limited to licensed institutions.
Subject Extreme sports.
Risk-taking (Psychology)
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Ginn, Janel, 1983-
ISBN 9780737722963 (hardcover)
0737722967 (hardcover)
9780737722970 (pbk.)
0737722975 (pbk.)

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