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The Presentation of Human Biological Diversity in Sport and Exercise Science Textbooks: The Example of "Race"

Hallinan, Christopher J (1994) The Presentation of Human Biological Diversity in Sport and Exercise Science Textbooks: The Example of "Race". Journal of Sport Behavior, 17 (1). pp. 3-15. ISSN 0162-7341

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Abstract

Examines the usage of the race concept in sport and exercise textbooks. Presentation of human biological diversity; Inappropriateness of race as a typological construct for describing human physical activity; Biased and unscientific nature of the race concept in sport and exercise.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: race, sport, physical activity, textbook
Subjects: RFCD Classification > 320000 Medical and Health Sciences
FOR Classification > 1106 Human Movement and Sports Science
Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > Centre for Ageing, Rehabilitation, Exercise & Sport Science (CARES)
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Depositing User: Ms Phung T Tran
Date Deposited: 31 Oct 2012 05:44
Last Modified: 31 Oct 2012 05:44
URI: http://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/1226
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