Junior Sport as a Moral Practice

Kirk, David
July 2002
Journal of Teaching in Physical Education;Jul2002, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p402
Academic Journal
Comments on the keynote address discussing the junior sport as a moral practice in the U.S. Significance of junior sport policies and practice; Vulnerability of sports to corruption; Cultural benefits from sport participation.


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