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Sports-for-development gender equality impacts from a basketball programme: Shifts in attitudes and stereotyping in Senegalese youth and coaches

Katherine L. Meyer1, Kathleen M. Roche1 1 The George Washington University, Milken Institute School of Public Health Corresponding author email: klmeyer@gwmail.gwu.edu Citation: Meyer, K.L., Roche, K.M. Sports-for-development gender equality impacts from basketball programme: Shifts in attitudes and stereotyping in Senegalese youth and coaches . Journal of Sport for Development. 2017; 5(9): 49-57. Download article as […]

Football with three ‘halves’: A qualitative exploratory study of the football3 model at the Football for Hope Festival 2010

Gannett KR1, Kaufman ZA2, Clark MA3, McGarvey ST3 1 Grassroot Soccer, South Africa 2 London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, United Kingtom 3 Brown University School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, United States Corresponding author email: katie.gannett@gmail.com Citation: Gannett, K.R., Kaufman, Z.A., Clark, M.A., McGarvey, S T. […]

Sport and crime prevention: Individuality and transferability in research

Researchers have examined sport practices as a means of crime prevention. The article reviews the international body of literature on this subject from a social constructionist perspective. By exploring the idea of sport as a means of crime prevention, the article considers what is described on the subject and how these descriptions are articulated. Through a content analysis, the article aims to develop categories and provide an analytical discussion of the findings…