New Edited Book About Safe Sport in Canada
The safe sport movement is changing the landscape of sport in Canada, and around the world. In Safe Sport: Critical Issues and Practices, a new open-access digital book edited by Dr. Julie Stevens, academic and sector experts examine the possibilities and limitations of the safe sport movement, providing insight to achieve lasting system and cultural change.
Safe Sport: Critical Issues and Practices features 18 chapters from 21 diverse contributors. Content provides timely and insightful commentary for sport leaders, researchers, policymakers, and students about:
- Athlete advocacy
- The role of coaches and officials
- Governance, policy and human rights
- Legal considerations
- Organization cases
- Systems and culture change
With support from partners, an abridged version of Safe Sport: Critical Issues and Practices is also available in French. Sport sécuritaire: enjeux et pratiques critiques which include seven chapters from eleven contributors.