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Injury, Pain and Risk in the Paralympic Movement

The Suffering Body in Sport

ISBN: 978-1-78756-069-7, eISBN: 978-1-78756-068-0

ISSN: 1476-2854

Publication date: 24 July 2019

Abstract

Implications

This chapter demonstrates how sociologists of sports can engage with critical disability scholarship to deepen understandings of how and why individuals with impairments enter into sport and their experiences therein.

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Citation

Bundon, A. (2019), "Injury, Pain and Risk in the Paralympic Movement", The Suffering Body in Sport (Research in the Sociology of Sport, Vol. 12), Emerald Publishing Limited, Bingley, pp. 71-87. https://doi.org/10.1108/S1476-285420190000012007

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Emerald Publishing Limited

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