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Exciting new anthology helps us understand sporting activities better

The anthology Defining Sport: Conceptions and Borderlines is the first title in a new series from Lexington Books, Studies in Philosopy of Sport. The series editor is Shawn E. Klein, and Dr. Klein is also the editor of this interesting anthology, which is reviewed here by Anne Tjønndal.

A significant and meaningful contribution to the academic field of sport and gender studies

To Anne Tjønndal, woman and boxer, Global Perspectives on Women in Combat Sports: Women Warriors around the World, edited by Alex Channon & Christopher R. Matthews (Palgrave Macmillan), was a satisfying read – a valuable contribution to the field of gender and sports.

OS-antologi som väl speglar spelens sammansatta natur

Temanumret av Sport, Ethics and Philosophy som utkom inför OS i London 2012 finns nu som antologi, Olympic Ethics and Philosophy av redaktörerna Mike McNamee & Jim Parry (Routledge). Kutte Jönsson gläds åt bokutgivningen; värdet av de ingående texterna överskrider ett enskilt OS.

The Philosophy of Sport: Advances, Contours and Potentials of an Academic Discipline

Kenneth Aggerholm has read Cesar R. Torres’ edited volume The Bloomsbury Companion to the Philosophy of Sport, where a number of proficient scholars converge and contribute to what amounts to a truly good companion.

En samling berömvärda antologibidrag

Kutte Jönsson Institutionen för idrottsvetenskap, Malmö högskola  Paul Davis & Charlene Weaving (red) Philosophical Perspectives on Gender in Sport and Physical Activity 207 sidor, hft. Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2010 ISBN 978-0-415-47662-1 Den 11 september 1978 omkom…