Lost Eden: the corruption of sport

Brooks, Graham ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-1220-2932 (2017) Lost Eden: the corruption of sport. In: Corruption in Sport, Causes, Consequences, and Reform. Routledge, Abingdon, UK, pp. 79-90. ISBN 9781138935709

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Abstract

This chapter offers an analysis of the changing nature of corruption in sport. It is presented in three stages; the influence of gambling on amateur and professional football, the manipulation of sport as a form of state corruption and national propaganda, and increased commercialisation of sport and sporting bodies’ corruption.

Item Type: Book Section
Subjects: Law and criminal justice > Criminal justice > Criminology
Depositing User: Graham Brooks
Date Deposited: 16 Mar 2018 15:50
Last Modified: 28 Aug 2021 07:09
URI: https://repository.uwl.ac.uk/id/eprint/4745

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