ERIC Number: EJ527574
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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Sport, Fair Play, and Children's Concepts of Fairness.
Covrig, Duane M.
Journal for a Just and Caring Education, v2 n3 p263-82 Jul 1996
Examines concepts of fairness potentially available to children who participate in scholastic competitive sport. Reviews meanings of fair play and fairness, examines how sports involvement may nurture or distort such meanings, and suggests techniques for improving sport's effects on children's developing concepts of fairness. Advocates Starratt's ethical approach to inform educators' understanding. (34 references) (MLH)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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