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Language, truth, justice, and sporting practice

Roberts, Terence J (2001) Language, truth, justice, and sporting practice. Journal of the Philosophy of Sport, 28 (2). pp. 215-226. ISSN 0094-8705

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Abstract

This paper opposes Geras' (Solidarity in the Conversation of Humankind, 1995) view that foundational truth is necessary for both justice and injustice in games and sporting practice, implying that there can be no justice or injustice in sporting practice and therefore, morally and politically, anything goes in sport.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: sports, ethics, languages
Subjects: RFCD Classification > 320000 Medical and Health Sciences
Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > School of Sport and Exercise Science
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Depositing User: Ms Phung T Tran
Date Deposited: 21 Oct 2008 05:35
Last Modified: 12 Dec 2014 03:35
URI: http://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/1170
DOI: SPHS-792359
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