The Ethics of Coaching Sports: Moral, Social and Legal Issues

Editor/Author Simon, Robert L.
Publication Year: 2013
Publisher: Westview Press

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ISBN: 978-0-81-334608-3
Category: Arts & Leisure - Sports
Image Count: 6
Book Status: Available
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An invited collection of prominent scholars examining normative issues raised by the role of coaching, the ethics of competition, coaching youth sports, and coaching relating to the law.

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Table of Contents

  • Preface
  • PART ONE: INTRODUCTION
  • 1 The Ethics of Coaching - ROBERT L. SIMON
  • 2 The Coach as Moral Exemplar - JAN BOXILL
  • PART TWO: THE COACH'S ROLE: CONCEPTIONS OF COACHING - ROBERT L. SIMON
  • 3 Coaching for Virtue in Plato's Academy - HEATHER REID
  • 4 The Ethical Coach: An Interpretive Account of the Ethics of Coaching - ROBERT L. SIMON
  • 5 Interpretivism, Conventionalism, and the Ethical Coach - WILLIAM J. MORGAN
  • 6 Why the Coach Needs a Philosophy: A Pragmatist's Suggestions - DOUG HOCHSTETLER
  • PART THREE: COACHING AND THE ETHICS OF COMPETITION - ROBERT L. SIMON
  • 7 Coaching and Undeserved Competitive Success - J. S. RUSSELL
  • 8 Bench Players: Do Coaches Have a Moral Obligation to Play Benchwarmers? - SCOTT KRETCHMAR
  • 9 Coaching, Gamesmanship, and Intimidation - MARK HAMILTON
  • 10 The Neuroethics of Coaching - JEFFREY P. FRY
  • 11 Competition, Ethics, and Coaching Youth - CESAR R. TORRES AND PETER F. HAGER
  • PART FOUR: COACHING, COMPLIANCE, AND THE LAW - ROBERT L. SIMON
  • 12 The Ethics of Title IX and Gender Equity for Coaches: Selected Topics - NANCY HOGSHEAD-MAKAR
  • 13 The Coach and the Safety of Athletes: Ethical and Legal Issues - MATTHEW J. MITTEN
  • 14 The Coach and Athlete Recruitment: Ethical and Legal Dimensions - TIMOTHY DAVIS
  • About the Contributors