Language, truth, justice, and sporting practice

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


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.

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Item type Article
DOI SPHS-792359
Subjects Historical > RFCD Classification > 320000 Medical and Health Sciences
Historical > Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > School of Sport and Exercise Science
Keywords sports, ethics, languages
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