Child Welfare in Football:An Exploration of Children's Welfare in the Modern Game

Brackenridge, Celia, Pitchford, Andy, Russell, Kate ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-4260-8631 and Nutt, Gareth (2007) Child Welfare in Football:An Exploration of Children's Welfare in the Modern Game. Routledge, London. ISBN 978-0-415-37232-9

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Abstract

This text presents an evidence-based account of contemporary youth soccer from a wide range of perspectives and discusses key themes such as child protection, children and the role of family, children and the 'football family', ethical dilemmas and the changing culture of football. The book presents unique research into the experience of a range of stakeholders in the contemporary youth game including children, parents, teachers, doctors, coaches, managers and scouts, child protection officers, soccer academies, sports scientists, adult players and representatives of disability football.

Item Type: Book
Uncontrolled Keywords: child protection,football,welfare
Faculty \ School: Faculty of Social Sciences > School of Education and Lifelong Learning
UEA Research Groups: Faculty of Social Sciences > Research Groups > Sport, Health And Education
Depositing User: Pure Connector
Date Deposited: 08 Jun 2016 08:35
Last Modified: 15 Dec 2022 16:30
URI: https://ueaeprints.uea.ac.uk/id/eprint/59263
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