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Sports violence and law reform =

Sports violence and law reform =

La violence dans les sports et la réforme du droit

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Published by Institute for Studies in Policy Ethics & Law, Faculty of Social Sciences, Carleton University in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sports -- Law and legislation -- Canada,
  • Violence in sports -- Canada

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesLa violence dans les sports et la réforme du droit.
    Statementedited by John Barnes.
    ContributionsBarnes, John, 18th cent., Law Reform Commission of Canada., Carleton University. Institute for Studies in Policy Ethics & Law.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 51 p. ;
    Number of Pages51
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15190998M

      The book explores organized and spontaneous violence, both on the field and off, and calls for a much broader definition of ‘sports-related violence’, to include issues as diverse as criminal behaviour by players, abuse within sport and exploitatory labor practices. Reviews "The sheer number of questions and topics raised in the course of this reimagining of the field as well as the plethora of sources used will make Sports, Violence and Society an important source for scholars of violence interested in broadening the horizons of the study of violence." - Sam Bieler, Criminal Law and Criminal Justice Books, May

      Forms of gender-specific violence are baked into the structure of law enforcement. Reform efforts will fail until we eliminate police discretion over women’s bodies. Women’s bodies are the strategic terrain on which police gain evidence, secure informants, and impose their authority in . law reform and the parliamentary legislative process This topic enables you: • To appreciate the role of Parliament as the dominant law-making power in the British constitution. • To identify the influences on Parliament from law reform bodies, pressure groups and campaigners. • To understand the law-making processes within Parliament.

    Racialized police violence1 is a recurring issue.2 Recent social movements have re-centered police violence as a subject of public discourse,3 yet there has been little progress in reducing the number of people killed by police.4 Without further efforts in research and legal reform, this everyday crisis will continue. Thus, material. law enforcement and city officials around the countr y have started implemen ting reform strategies to allay communities’ concerns about actual or perceived unfair and unequal policing. Reform advocates often acknowledge the positive steps that some jurisdictions are undertaking, but.


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The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor. Organized sports leagues don’t allow violence or unnecessary roughness, and so the majority of the time, sports violence is the result of a player’s poor decision or frustration.

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Prof Patricia Easteal AM is a Law Professor at University of Canberra. She was made a Member of the Order of Australia 'For service to the community, education and the law through promoting awareness and understanding of violence.

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City Hall, forming a protest community that has grown into a constant symbol of calls for police reform. Often referred to as family law, these laws have contributed to discrimination and to the justification of gender-based violence globally.

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