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Drug Games
The International Olympic Committee and the Politics of Doping, 1960-2008
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Main description:

Based on research in both American and foreign archives, this first book-length study of doping in the Olympics connects the use and regulation of performance-enhancing drugs to developments in the larger global environment.


Contents:

Foreword by John Hoberman; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Chapter 1: Defining the Problem; Chapter 2: Testing Begins; Chapter 3: Nationalism Strikes; Chapter 4: Old Problems and New Leadership; Chapter 5: "In a Free Society, It All Depends on Us"; Chapter 6: Turning Point; Chapter 7: Toward a Unified Approach; Chapter 8: Challenge and Partnership; Chapter 9: A New Century; Chapter 10: Difficulties of Partnership; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index;


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ISBN-13: 9780292737495
Publisher: University of Texas Press
Publication date: November, 2011
Pages: 232
Dimensions: 152.00 x 229.00 x 13.00
Weight: 347g
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Subcategories: Public Health

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