Sports Ethics For Sports Management Professionals / Edition 1

Sports Ethics For Sports Management Professionals / Edition 1

by Patrick K. Thornton, Walter T. Champion Jr., Lawrence S. Ruddell
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0763743844

ISBN-13: 9780763743840

Pub. Date: 04/20/2011

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

Feature
  • The text covers hot button topics such as: cheating, discrimination in sports, gambling, drug testing, sports agents, the conduct of fans, and privacy.
  • Chapter 12, Ethical Considerations in Sports Media, discusses stereotyping in the news and journalistic pieces, as well as new outlets such as social media.
  • Case studies

Overview

Feature

  • The text covers hot button topics such as: cheating, discrimination in sports, gambling, drug testing, sports agents, the conduct of fans, and privacy.
  • Chapter 12, Ethical Considerations in Sports Media, discusses stereotyping in the news and journalistic pieces, as well as new outlets such as social media.
  • Case studies drawn from actual events in the sports world are used throughout the text. Many students will already be familiar with some of the facts of the studies which should draw their interest even more.
  • Notes at the end of each chapter further explore the topics addressed while discussion questions force students to think critically about ethical situations in the context of the sports industry and business.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780763743840
Publisher:
Jones & Bartlett Learning
Publication date:
04/20/2011
Edition description:
1
Pages:
502
Sales rank:
97,361
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.10(d)

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