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Beyond Sport for Development and Peace
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Lyndsay M. C. Hayhurst, Tess Kay, Megan Chawansky
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-05 - Publisher: Routledge

Debates around the ‘sport for development and peace’ (SDP) movement have entered a new phase, moving on from simple questions surrounding the utility of sport as a tool of international development. Beyond Sport for Development and Peace argues that critical research and new perspectives and methodologies are necessary to balance
Beyond Sport for Development and Peace
Language: en
Pages: 242
Authors: Lyndsay M. C. Hayhurst, Tess Kay, Megan Chawansky
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-05 - Publisher: Routledge

Debates around the ‘sport for development and peace’ (SDP) movement have entered a new phase, moving on from simple questions surrounding the utility of sport as a tool of international development. Beyond Sport for Development and Peace argues that critical research and new perspectives and methodologies are necessary to balance
Routledge Handbook of Sport for Development and Peace
Language: en
Pages: 546
Authors: Holly Collison, Simon C. Darnell, Richard Giulianotti, P. David Howe
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-10-09 - Publisher: Routledge

Sport and physical activity are now regularly used to promote social and economic development, peacebuilding and conflict resolution, on an international scale. The emergence of the ‘Sport for Development and Peace’ (SDP) sector, comprised of governments, NGOs, sport organizations and others, reveals a high level of institutionalization of this activity,
Innovations in 'Sport for Development and Peace' Research
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Megan Chawansky, Lyndsay Hayhurst, Mary G. McDonald, Cathy van Ingen
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-06-30 - Publisher: Routledge

Transnational organizations and practitioners who use sport for international development often position sport as a unique option for tackling development challenges. While sport can be a tool for social change, the authors in this collection bring a critical eye to this assumption and offer new perspectives on the use of
Sport, Gender and Development
Language: en
Pages: 376
Authors: Lyndsay M.C. Hayhurst, Holly Thorpe, Megan Chawansky
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-12-10 - Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing

The ebook edition of this title is Open Access, thanks to Knowledge Unlatched funding, and freely available to read online. Sport, Gender and Development brings together an exploration of sport feminisms to offer new approaches to research on Sport for Development and Peace (SDP) in global and local contexts.