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Drug abuse in sport books

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Doping in Elite Sports Voices of French Sportspeople and Their Doctors, 1950-2010 by Christophe Brissonneau, Jeffrey Montez de Oca Doping in Elite Sports Voices of French Sportspeople and Their Doctors, 1950-2010
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Drawing on rich empirical material from elite French sport, this book offers a detailed history of how the concept of doping evolved from the twentieth to the twenty-first century. The first study to span the period from 1950 to 2010,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/12/2017

Doping and Public Health by Nader (University College of Gavle, Sweden) Ahmadi Doping and Public Health
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Doping - the use of performance-enhancing substances and methods - has long been a high-profile issue in sport but in recent years it has also become an issue in wider society. This important new book examines doping as a public...
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/10/2017

Foods, Nutrition and Sports Performance An international Scientific Consensus organized by Mars Incorporated with International Olympic Committee patronage by J.R. Devlin Foods, Nutrition and Sports Performance An international Scientific Consensus organized by Mars Incorporated with International Olympic Committee patronage

This book includes all the papers presented at the meeting, revised to take account of all the points made during discussions, and the Consensus Statement itself. The topics covered include recommendations for optimum carbohydrate, protein, fat, total energy, fluid and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/07/2017

Routledge Handbook of Drugs and Sport by Verner (Aarhus University, Denmark) Moller Routledge Handbook of Drugs and Sport
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Doping has become one of the most important and high-profile issues in contemporary sport. Shocking cases such as that of Lance Armstrong and the US Postal cycling team have exposed the complicated relationships between athletes, teams, physicians, sports governing bodies,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/05/2017

Exercise and Sport Pharmacology by Mark D. Mamrack Exercise and Sport Pharmacology

Exercise and Sport Pharmacology is an accessible book that will be useful for teaching upper-level undergraduates or entry-level graduate students about how drugs can affect exercise and as well as how exercise can affect the action of drugs. It leads...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/05/2017

The Psychology of Doping in Sport by Vassilis (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece) Barkoukis The Psychology of Doping in Sport
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This is the first book to draw together cutting-edge research on the psychological processes underlying doping use in sport and exercise, thereby filling an important gap in our understanding of this centrally important issue in contemporary sport. Covering diverse areas...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/02/2017

Detecting Doping in Sport by Stephen (University of Canberra, Australia) Moston, Terry Engelberg Detecting Doping in Sport
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The book explores the changing landscape of anti-doping investigations, which now largely centre on the collection of intelligence about doping through processes such as surveillance, interviews with witnesses and interrogation of athletes. It examines why and how investigative processes, hitherto...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/11/2016

Managing Drugs in Sport by Jason Mazanov, Norman O'Reilly Managing Drugs in Sport
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As ongoing high-profile drug scandals have demonstrated, sports organisations rarely have a coherent strategy to manage the role and relationship their sport has with different types of drugs (from alcohol to supplements to prescription drugs to doping). This important and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/09/2016

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Drugs in Sport by David R. (Liverpool John Moores University, UK) Mottram Drugs in Sport
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Drugs in Sport is the most comprehensive and accurate text on the emotive, complex and critical subject of doping and illegal performance enhancement in sport. Thoroughly updated in light of the latest World Anti-Doping Code and taking into account the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/02/2018

Drugs in Sport by David R. (Liverpool John Moores University, UK) Mottram Drugs in Sport
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Drugs in Sport is the most comprehensive and accurate text on the emotive, complex and critical subject of doping and illegal performance enhancement in sport. Thoroughly updated in light of the latest World Anti-Doping Code and taking into account the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/02/2018

Other books in this genre

The Ethics of Sports Technologies and Human Enhancement by Thomas H. Murray The Ethics of Sports Technologies and Human Enhancement

This volume presents articles which focus on the ethical evaluation of performance-enhancing technologies in sport. The collection considers whether drug doping should be banned; the rationale of not banning ethically contested innovations such as hypoxic chambers; and the implications of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/09/2016

Spitting in the Soup Inside the Dirty Game of Doping in Sports by Mark Johnson Spitting in the Soup Inside the Dirty Game of Doping in Sports

Doping is as old as organized sports. From baseball to horse racing, cycling to track and field, drugs have been used to enhance performance for 150 years. For much of that time, doping to do better was expected. It was...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/07/2016

Sport and Alcohol An ethical perspective by Carwyn Rh. (Cardiff Metropolitan University, UK) Jones Sport and Alcohol An ethical perspective
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There is a clear sense in which sport has played, and continues to play an important role in the normalization and legitimization of routine, excessive and problem drinking; sport and alcohol have become inextricably linked. Alcohol companies provide funding in...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/03/2016

Rethinking Drug Use in Sport Why the war will never be won by Bob (Victoria University, Australia) Stewart, Aaron (RMIT University, Australia) Smith Rethinking Drug Use in Sport Why the war will never be won
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Drug free sport is an unattainable aspiration. In this critical, paradigm-shifting reappraisal of contemporary drug policy in sport, Bob Stewart and Aaron Smith argue that drug use in sport is an inexorable consequence of the nature, structure and culture of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 23/07/2015

The Psychology of Doping in Sport by Vassilis (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece) Barkoukis The Psychology of Doping in Sport
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This is the first book to draw together cutting-edge research on the psychological processes underlying doping use in sport and exercise, thereby filling an important gap in our understanding of this centrally important issue in contemporary sport. Covering diverse areas...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/07/2015

Routledge Handbook of Drugs and Sport by Verner (Aarhus University, Denmark) Moller Routledge Handbook of Drugs and Sport
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Doping has become one of the most important and high-profile issues in contemporary sport. Shocking cases such as that of Lance Armstrong and the US Postal cycling team have exposed the complicated relationships between athletes, teams, physicians, sports governing bodies,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/06/2015

German Sports, Doping, and Politics A History of Performance Enhancement by Michael Kruger, Stefan Nielsen, Christian Becker German Sports, Doping, and Politics A History of Performance Enhancement
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This book examines doping in Germany, with primary attention given to West Germany, from 1950 to the present, including what societal, cultural, and institutional pressures arose after WWII to bring about such prevalence of doping in the country.
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/04/2015

Anti-doping: Policy and Governance by Barrie (Loughborough University, UK) Houlihan Anti-doping: Policy and Governance
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The book addresses a series of key aspects of contemporary anti-doping policy. At the broader philosophical level, questions are asked about whether the scale of anti-doping activity and the intrusiveness of anti-doping policy in the lives of athletes is proportionate...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/02/2015

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