Crime and Deviance in Canadian Football
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In the complicated interaction between sport and law, much is revealed about the perception and understanding of consent and tolerable deviance. In the case of Canadian football, acts of on-field violence, hazing, and performance-enhancing drug use that would be considered criminal outside the context of sport are tolerated and even promoted by team and league administrators.
- Published: 2013
- Subject Listing: Sports, Canadian History
- Bibliographic information: 144 pp., 5 x 8 in.
- Distributed for: AU Press / UBC Press
Curtis Fogel is an assistant professor of criminologyin the Department of Interdisciplinary Studies at LakeheadUniversity-Orillia.