The Challenges of Modern Sport to Ethics: From Doping to Cyborgs

The Challenges of Modern Sport to Ethics: From Doping to Cyborgs

by Jose Luis Perez Trivino


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780739179987
Publisher: Lexington Books
Publication date: 05/01/2013
Pages: 140
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

José Luis Pérez Triviño is an associate professor of philosophy of law at the Pompeu Fabra University. Graduate in Law and Philosophy, he has realized research stages to the Uehiro Center for Practical Ethics of the University of Oxford and in the Universities of Heidelberg (Germany), Genova (Italy) and Córdoba (Argentina). He has given conferences in several universities and international congresses on philosophy of sport. He has also been deputy director of the Law Department and coordinator of the Law PhD program at the Pompeu Fabra University (2007-2010).

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Introduction
Chapter 2: Moral value of sport: Fair play, Cheating, and strategic intentional fouls
Chapter 3: Doping
Chapter 4: Sport and sexual discrimination
Chapter 5: Sport, war and violence
Chapter 6: Sport, politics, and nationalism
Chapter 7: Technological advances and future challenges of sport

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