Sport and the Community

David Hassan (Editor), Sean Brown (Editor)

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Abstract

Over the past three decades there has been widespread commitment to an understanding that sport can play a key role in community development. The role of sport within communities has been promoted with a wide range of goals such as environmental considerations, encouragement of civic pride, enhancement of confidence and self-esteem and development of social cohesion as well as the fostering of a fit and healthy workforce.
LanguageEnglish
Number of pages160
Publication statusPublished - 1 Oct 2012

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Sports
social cohesion
community development
self-esteem
community
confidence
commitment

Keywords

  • Sport
  • Community
  • Identity

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Hassan, D., & Brown, S. (Eds.) (2012). Sport and the Community.
Hassan, David (Editor) ; Brown, Sean (Editor). / Sport and the Community. 2012. 160 p.
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Hassan D, (ed.), Brown S, (ed.). Sport and the Community. 2012. 160 p.