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Routledge Research in Sport and Corruption

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Understanding Match-Fixing in Sport Theory and Practice

Understanding Match-Fixing in Sport: Theory and Practice

1st Edition


Edited By Bram Constandt, Argyro Elisavet Manoli
May 27, 2024

Bringing together leading match-fixing researchers from different fields, this book offers new theoretical and applied perspectives on this persistent problem in sport and wider society. The book explores the foundations of match-fixing from multiple viewpoints, from sociology and criminology to ...

Restoring Trust in Sport Corruption Cases and Solutions

Restoring Trust in Sport: Corruption Cases and Solutions

1st Edition

Edited By Catherine Ordway
January 09, 2023

In this solutions-focused collection of sport corruption case studies, leading researchers consider how to re-establish trust both within sports organisations and in the wider sporting public. Inspired by the idea of ‘moral repair’, the book examines significant corruption cases and the measures ...

WADA, the World Anti-Doping Agency A Multi-Level Legitimacy Analysis

WADA, the World Anti-Doping Agency: A Multi-Level Legitimacy Analysis

1st Edition

By Daniel Read, James Skinner, Daniel Lock, Aaron C.T. Smith
January 09, 2023

Examining the legitimacy of the World Anti-Doping Agency, this book offers a critical analysis of the anti-doping system and the social and behavioural processes that shape policy, asking why the current system is failing.   Featuring in-depth, contemporary case studies from around the world, ...

Corruption in Sport Causes, Consequences, and Reform

Corruption in Sport: Causes, Consequences, and Reform

1st Edition

Edited By Lisa A. Kihl
January 03, 2018

Corruption in the sport industry is a pervasive issue that threatens the integrity of sport as an institution. From doping and match-fixing to money laundering, corruption should be a concern to anybody interested in sport policy, management, governance, or ethics. This is the first book to explore...

Match-Fixing in Sport Comparative Studies from Australia, Japan, Korea and Beyond

Match-Fixing in Sport: Comparative Studies from Australia, Japan, Korea and Beyond

1st Edition

Edited By Stacey Steele, Hayden Opie
November 22, 2017

Match-fixing represents a greater potential threat to the integrity of sport than doping. It has been linked to organised crime, illegal drugs and money-laundering. Law enforcement and sporting authorities are struggling to establish legal and regulatory responses to this emerging threat, ...

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