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The Sports Ethicist-Santayana on the Value of Sport

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSGeorge Santayana is one of the great American Philosophers and his essay “Philosophy on the Bleachers” he argues for the value of athletics for both participants and spectators. In this episode of The Sports Ethicist Show, Shawn Klein and Matt Flamm discuss Santayana’s essay and his […]

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The Sports Ethicist-Psychology of Mental Toughness and Resilience in Sport

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSDr. Shaine Henert of Rock Valley College joins the program to discuss what mental toughness and resilience are and how they affect performance in sport. We discuss the components of resilience such as confidence and control, and also ways to improve and develop resilience.

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The Sports Ethicist- Sochi Winter Olympics and Boycotts

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSThe XXII Winter Olympics start in Sochi, Russia in a few weeks. The Olympics can be exciting and inspirational, but they always seem to come with controversy. The Sochi Games are no different. One of the most disturbing controversies for these games is the increasing discrimination […]

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