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Illness Narratives and Sport

Michael Atkinson

Michael Atkinson, PhD, is a senior lecturer in the School of Sport and Exercise Sciences at Loughborough University in Leicestershire, UK. He has served on the editorial boards of Sociology of Sport Journal and Deviant Behavior. Atkinson is a member of the North American Society for the Sociology of Sport and the International Society for the Sociology of Sport. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Kevin Young

Kevin Young, PhD, is a professor in the department of sociology at the University of Calgary in Alberta, Canada. He has served on the editorial boards of several journals, including International Review for the Sociology of Sport, Sociology of Sport Journal, Soccer and Society, and Avante. Young has also served on the executive board of the North American Society for the Sociology of Sport and as vice president of the International Sociology of Sport Association. Young is editor of the book series Research in the Sociology of Sport. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Deviance and Social Control in Sport

Human Kinetics, 2008

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... and the United Kingdom. In Ontario, Canada, in 2005, Atkinson met an endurance athlete named Ryan who had come to distance running after being diagnosed with, being treated for, and surviving cancer. Atkinson was particularly struck by Ryan’s...

Youth Tribes in Sport

Michael Atkinson

Michael Atkinson, PhD, is a senior lecturer in the School of Sport and Exercise Sciences at Loughborough University in Leicestershire, UK. He has served on the editorial boards of Sociology of Sport Journal and Deviant Behavior. Atkinson is a member of the North American Society for the Sociology of Sport and the International Society for the Sociology of Sport. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Kevin Young

Kevin Young, PhD, is a professor in the department of sociology at the University of Calgary in Alberta, Canada. He has served on the editorial boards of several journals, including International Review for the Sociology of Sport, Sociology of Sport Journal, Soccer and Society, and Avante. Young has also served on the executive board of the North American Society for the Sociology of Sport and as vice president of the International Sociology of Sport Association. Young is editor of the book series Research in the Sociology of Sport. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Deviance and Social Control in Sport

Human Kinetics, 2008

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... the turn of the 21st century, however, youth resistance studies in sociology of sport seemingly lost favor (Atkinson and Wilson 2001). Many sociologists using a wide range of theories decried an overreliance on resistance as a meaningful...

The Normal and the Pathological in Sport

Michael Atkinson

Michael Atkinson, PhD, is a senior lecturer in the School of Sport and Exercise Sciences at Loughborough University in Leicestershire, UK. He has served on the editorial boards of Sociology of Sport Journal and Deviant Behavior. Atkinson is a member of the North American Society for the Sociology of Sport and the International Society for the Sociology of Sport. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Kevin Young

Kevin Young, PhD, is a professor in the department of sociology at the University of Calgary in Alberta, Canada. He has served on the editorial boards of several journals, including International Review for the Sociology of Sport, Sociology of Sport Journal, Soccer and Society, and Avante. Young has also served on the executive board of the North American Society for the Sociology of Sport and as vice president of the International Sociology of Sport Association. Young is editor of the book series Research in the Sociology of Sport. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Deviance and Social Control in Sport

Human Kinetics, 2008

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... Structural-functionalist explanations of the role of crime and deviance in social life have been critiqued by contemporary sociologists as rigid and conservative, masculinist, and empirically flawed (Atkinson 2003). While we are not structural...

Body Pathologies in Sport

Michael Atkinson

Michael Atkinson, PhD, is a senior lecturer in the School of Sport and Exercise Sciences at Loughborough University in Leicestershire, UK. He has served on the editorial boards of Sociology of Sport Journal and Deviant Behavior. Atkinson is a member of the North American Society for the Sociology of Sport and the International Society for the Sociology of Sport. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Kevin Young

Kevin Young, PhD, is a professor in the department of sociology at the University of Calgary in Alberta, Canada. He has served on the editorial boards of several journals, including International Review for the Sociology of Sport, Sociology of Sport Journal, Soccer and Society, and Avante. Young has also served on the executive board of the North American Society for the Sociology of Sport and as vice president of the International Sociology of Sport Association. Young is editor of the book series Research in the Sociology of Sport. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Deviance and Social Control in Sport

Human Kinetics, 2008

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... sport context or another (Atkinson and Wilson 2001).Despite recent suggestions that the concept of deviance in sport is no longer useful (Coakley and Donnelly 2005) or that sport deviance is cleverly choreographed by media agents...

Sport, Deviancy Theory, and Sociological Research

Michael Atkinson

Michael Atkinson, PhD, is a senior lecturer in the School of Sport and Exercise Sciences at Loughborough University in Leicestershire, UK. He has served on the editorial boards of Sociology of Sport Journal and Deviant Behavior. Atkinson is a member of the North American Society for the Sociology of Sport and the International Society for the Sociology of Sport. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Kevin Young

Kevin Young, PhD, is a professor in the department of sociology at the University of Calgary in Alberta, Canada. He has served on the editorial boards of several journals, including International Review for the Sociology of Sport, Sociology of Sport Journal, Soccer and Society, and Avante. Young has also served on the executive board of the North American Society for the Sociology of Sport and as vice president of the International Sociology of Sport Association. Young is editor of the book series Research in the Sociology of Sport. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Deviance and Social Control in Sport

Human Kinetics, 2008

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... of sports were identified as rule violators. Professional cyclist Michael Rasmussen of team Rabobank was fired from the team, removed from the Dutch national team, and dismissed from the Tour de France (while holding the leading yellow jersey...

Terror and Security in Sport

Michael Atkinson

Michael Atkinson, PhD, is a senior lecturer in the School of Sport and Exercise Sciences at Loughborough University in Leicestershire, UK. He has served on the editorial boards of Sociology of Sport Journal and Deviant Behavior. Atkinson is a member of the North American Society for the Sociology of Sport and the International Society for the Sociology of Sport. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Kevin Young

Kevin Young, PhD, is a professor in the department of sociology at the University of Calgary in Alberta, Canada. He has served on the editorial boards of several journals, including International Review for the Sociology of Sport, Sociology of Sport Journal, Soccer and Society, and Avante. Young has also served on the executive board of the North American Society for the Sociology of Sport and as vice president of the International Sociology of Sport Association. Young is editor of the book series Research in the Sociology of Sport. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Deviance and Social Control in Sport

Human Kinetics, 2008

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... 2004, former Manchester United F.C. manager Ron Atkinson resigned from his analyst’s job with ITV after a racist comment he made about Chelsea’s Black French international defender, Marcel Desailly, was inadvertently broadcast.In this chapter...

Toward a Public Sociology of Sport Deviance

Michael Atkinson

Michael Atkinson, PhD, is a senior lecturer in the School of Sport and Exercise Sciences at Loughborough University in Leicestershire, UK. He has served on the editorial boards of Sociology of Sport Journal and Deviant Behavior. Atkinson is a member of the North American Society for the Sociology of Sport and the International Society for the Sociology of Sport. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Kevin Young

Kevin Young, PhD, is a professor in the department of sociology at the University of Calgary in Alberta, Canada. He has served on the editorial boards of several journals, including International Review for the Sociology of Sport, Sociology of Sport Journal, Soccer and Society, and Avante. Young has also served on the executive board of the North American Society for the Sociology of Sport and as vice president of the International Sociology of Sport Association. Young is editor of the book series Research in the Sociology of Sport. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Deviance and Social Control in Sport

Human Kinetics, 2008

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...© Associated PressIn this book we have explored a cluster of behaviors related to sport:Youth-based resistance movementsAnimal and blood sport violenceExcessive body behaviors and extreme attitudes toward body weightInnovative ways...

Animal Violence in Sport

Michael Atkinson

Michael Atkinson, PhD, is a senior lecturer in the School of Sport and Exercise Sciences at Loughborough University in Leicestershire, UK. He has served on the editorial boards of Sociology of Sport Journal and Deviant Behavior. Atkinson is a member of the North American Society for the Sociology of Sport and the International Society for the Sociology of Sport. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Kevin Young

Kevin Young, PhD, is a professor in the department of sociology at the University of Calgary in Alberta, Canada. He has served on the editorial boards of several journals, including International Review for the Sociology of Sport, Sociology of Sport Journal, Soccer and Society, and Avante. Young has also served on the executive board of the North American Society for the Sociology of Sport and as vice president of the International Sociology of Sport Association. Young is editor of the book series Research in the Sociology of Sport. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Deviance and Social Control in Sport

Human Kinetics, 2008

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... drugs (Forsyth and Evans 1998). American dogfighting has recently been in the news as a result of the widely documented Michael Vick case. Vick, one of the most high-profile and athletically admired players in the NFL, was charged on a number...

Criminal Violence in Sport

Michael Atkinson

Michael Atkinson, PhD, is a senior lecturer in the School of Sport and Exercise Sciences at Loughborough University in Leicestershire, UK. He has served on the editorial boards of Sociology of Sport Journal and Deviant Behavior. Atkinson is a member of the North American Society for the Sociology of Sport and the International Society for the Sociology of Sport. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Kevin Young

Kevin Young, PhD, is a professor in the department of sociology at the University of Calgary in Alberta, Canada. He has served on the editorial boards of several journals, including International Review for the Sociology of Sport, Sociology of Sport Journal, Soccer and Society, and Avante. Young has also served on the executive board of the North American Society for the Sociology of Sport and as vice president of the International Sociology of Sport Association. Young is editor of the book series Research in the Sociology of Sport. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Deviance and Social Control in Sport

Human Kinetics, 2008

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... resistance from NHL officials, executives, players, and coaches (and indeed many sports fans), Vancouver Crown Prosecutor Michael Hicks filed charges of assault with a weapon against McSorley on March 7, 2000. On September 25, McSorley...

Nutrition and Metabolic Factors

Michael H. Stone

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Michael H. Stone, PhD, is currently the director of the exercise and sports science laboratory in the department of kinesiology, leisure, and sport sciences at East Tennessee State University. Prior to this, Dr. Stone was the head of sport physiology for the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) and the chair of sport at Edinburgh University in Edinburgh, Scotland. He is also an adjunct professor at Edinburgh University; Edith Cowan University in Perth, Australia; and Louisiana State University in Shreveport. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Meg Stone

Meg Stone, MS, is the director of the Sports Performance Enhancement Consortium and assistant track coach at East Tennessee State University. Stone holds the NCAA collegiate records in shot and discus and was a two-time Olympian in the discus for Great Britain. She also won a gold medal in the 1982 Commonwealth Games. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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William A. Sands

William A. Sands, PhD, is head of sport biomechanics and engineering for the United States Olympic Committee. He has served as senior sport physiologist at the Lake Placid Olympic Training Center as well as the physiologist for USA Track and Field and USA Diving. He has coached Olympic and world championship gymnasts and served as chair for the United States Elite Coaches Association for Women’s Gymnastics. Dr. Sands is on the board of directors for the International Society of Biomechanics in Sports and is a member of the American College of Sports Medicine. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Principles and Practice of Resistance Training

Human Kinetics, 2007

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... protein anabolism and catabolism (Booth, Nicholson, and Watson 1982). If excess dietary protein is ingested, it can be oxidized for energy or converted to fat (Hamilton, Whitley, and Sizer 1985; Tarnopolsky, MacDougall, and Atkinson 1988;...