ERIC Number: EJ389739
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
Competitive Sport, Winning and Education.
Arnold, Peter J.
Journal of Moral Education, v18 n1 p15-25 Jan 1989
Analyzes the arguments against including competitive sports in the compulsory curriculum. Considers the adverse effects of selfishness and the emphasis upon winning and discusses the role of the teacher in competitive sports. Concludes that teachers can avoid miseducation by altering the value orientation, appealing to rationality, and becoming exemplars of ideals. (KO)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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