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Olympic Values and Ethics


This resource guide explores the meaning of values and ethics in the context of the Olympics and Paralympics. It considers the moral philosophical underpinnings of Olympism and examines their application and resultant issues. The annotated bibliography highlights texts which provide an introduction to Olympic Ethics, journal articles covering both broad and specific perspectives, and official Olympic and Paralympic resources relating to ethics and values.


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AuthorsLaura Spence
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