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Sport, Ethics and Technology: Is High Performance Sport Inconsistent with Ideals and Ethics?

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dc.contributor.author Pound, Richard
dc.contributor.author Rupert, Jim
dc.contributor.author Scott, Beckie
dc.contributor.author Katz, Sid
dc.date.accessioned 2010-05-31T22:04:22Z
dc.date.available 2010-05-31T22:04:22Z
dc.date.issued 2010-02-08
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2429/25297
dc.description.abstract The following discussion is one of the five thought-provoking dialogues in the Sport and Society series (February 8th-March 15th 2010) featuring Olympic and Paralympic athletes who have used their celebrity to make a difference in the world. The series was hosted by Intellectual Muscle: University Dialogues for the Vancouver 2010 Games, developed by Vancouver 2010 and the University of British Columbia, in collaboration with universities across Canada and The Globe and Mail. Abstract: As the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games approach Olympic athletes will come under close public scrutiny. Extraordinary records will be set and new technology will offer unexpected advantages that will challenge the boundaries of what is considered a level playing field. Given those challenges, how do we determine what is ethical and fair? These questions and more are explored with Richard Pound followed by a panel discussion with Dr. Jim Rupert and Beckie Scott. en
dc.language.iso eng en
dc.relation.ispartofseries Sport and Society; Intellectual Muscle: University Dialogues for Vancouver 2010; University of British Columbia en
dc.subject Olympics
dc.subject Olympic Games
dc.subject Olympic Games (Winter)
dc.subject Winter Olympic Games
dc.subject 2010 Winter Games
dc.subject Vancouver 2010 Games
dc.subject Olympic and Paralympic Games
dc.subject sport
dc.title Sport, Ethics and Technology: Is High Performance Sport Inconsistent with Ideals and Ethics? en
dc.type moving image en
dc.description.affiliation Other UBC en
dc.description.affiliation Non UBC en
dc.description.reviewstatus Unreviewed en
dc.description.scholarlevel Other en


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