Ethics, dis/ability and sports / edited by Ejgil Jespersen and Mike McNamee. - London : Routledge, 2009. - 190 p. ; 26 cm. - Ethics and sport .

"Based on an international symposium hosted by the Norwegian School of Sport Sciences ... This book was published as a special issue in Sport, ethics and philosophy."

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Disability or extraordinary talent - Francesco Lentini (Three legs) versus Oscar Pistorius (No legs) / Ivo van Hilvoorde and Laurens Landeweerd -- Should Oscar Pistorius be excluded from the 2008 Olympic Games? / S. D. Edwards -- Tackling Muderball : Masculinity, disability and the big screen / Michael Gard and Hayley Fitzgerald -- Imagining being disabled through playing sport : The body and alterity as limits to imagining others' lives / Brett Smith -- Ethical considerations in adapted physical activity practices / Yeshayahu Hutzler -- Self-regulated dependency : Ethical reflections on interdependence and help in adapted physical activity / Donna L. Goodwin -- Conversion gait disorder - meeting patients in behaviour, reuniting body and mind / Anika A. Jordbru, Ejgil Jespersen and Egil Martinsen -- Celebrating the insecure practitioner : A critique of evidence-based practice in adapted physical activity / Oyvind F. Standal -- The 'I' of the beholder : Phenomenological seeing in disability research / Christina Papadimitriou -- The remarkable logic of autism : Developing and describing an embedded curriculum based in semiotic phenomenology / Maureen Connolly -- Ethical aspects in research in adapted physical activity / Anne-Mette Bredahl.

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Sports for people with disabilities--Congresses.
Sports for people with disabilities--Moral and ethical aspects--Congresses.

Ethics Disability

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