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Sports, virtues and vices

morality plays

by M. J. McNamee

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  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sports -- Moral and ethical aspects,
  • Sports -- Philosophy,
  • Sportsmanship

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [219]-231) and index.

    StatementMike McNamee.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV706.3 .M386 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 236 p. ;
    Number of Pages236
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20754406M
    ISBN 100415194091, 0203090101
    ISBN 109780415194082, 9780415194099, 9780203090107
    LC Control Number2007047175

    Books shelved as virtue-ethics: After Virtue: A Study in Moral Theory by Alasdair MacIntyre, The Nicomachean Ethics by Aristotle, Dialogues and Essays by. Heather L. Reid, Introduction to the Philosophy of Sport Article (PDF Available) in Journal of the Philosophy of Sport 40(2) October with Reads How we measure 'reads'Author: Jesús Ilundáin-Agurruza.

    Summary and Analysis Book III: Analysis for Book III Before giving an account of specific virtues included in the moral life Aristotle discusses a number of questions having to do with the nature of a moral act and the degree to which a person is responsible for what he does. Book views. Sports, virtues and vices: morality plays / Michael, McNamee. Swansea University Author: Michael, McNamee Abstract. Sports, virtues and vices Cited by:

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It is essential reading for all students and scholars with an interest in the ethics and philosophy of : Mike Mcnamee. Instead, some argue, sports serve as an outlet for primal aggression and a selfish need for recognition and respect through the conquering of an opponent.

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