By Lyndsay M. C. Hayhurst,Tess Kay,Megan Chawansky
Debates round the ‘sport for improvement and peace’ (SDP) move have entered a brand new part, relocating on from uncomplicated questions surrounding the software of activity as a device of overseas improvement. Beyond game for improvement and Peace argues that severe learn and new views and methodologies are essential to stability the neighborhood features and international impacts of game and to higher comprehend the ability family embedded in SDP on a transnational scale. because the period of the Millennium improvement ambitions provides option to a brand new schedule for sustainable improvement, this ebook considers the location of SDP.
The ebook brings jointly members from 15 diverse nations around the constructed and constructing worlds, together with educational researchers and ‘on the floor’ specialists, practitioners and policy-makers, to supply essentially the most various set of views assembled in SDP scholarship. seeking to the renewed improvement schedule, its authors discover theoretical, coverage and useful dimensions that tackle the broadening geographical and cultural unfold of SDP, the emergence of concerns comparable to baby safeguard inside it, its elevated skill for severe mirrored image on perform, and its capability for brand new collaborative ways to wisdom construction. via its blend of academically-led chapters paired with practice-oriented ‘responses’ it bargains a tremendous reconceptualization of SDP as a contributor to improvement coverage, and opens up very important new avenues for learning and ‘practising’ SDP. Beyond recreation for improvement and Peace is consequently crucial examining for all researchers, complex scholars, policy-makers and practitioners operating in game improvement or overseas development.
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Beyond Sport for Development and Peace: Transnational Perspectives on Theory, Policy and Practice (Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society) by Lyndsay M. C. Hayhurst,Tess Kay,Megan Chawansky