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The Guide to Administrative Fair Play (the “Guide”) was created by the Sport Dispute Resolution Centre of Canada (SDRCC) for the purpose of providing sport administrators with a reference to Read more >

Examining the criteria that constitute an aesthetic experience while viewing a sporting event may sound abstract to the point of being academic (well, it is), but doing so may hold the key to Read more >

This guide addresses the problem of spectator violence in stadiums and other arena-type settings. It begins with a discussion of the factors that contribute to such incidents. It then presents a Read more >

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The officiating environment can be challenging and potentially hostile. Dealing with conflict can be tough for a confident official, let alone an inexperienced one. Good officiating relies on Read more >


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University of Michigan’s Dae Kwak describes the psychological impact fantasy sports advertising has on even experienced players. Kwak is an associate professor of sports management at the Read more >


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The Guide to Administrative Fair Play (the “Guide”) was created by the Sport Dispute Resolution Centre of Canada (SDRCC) for the purpose of providing sport administrators with a reference to Read more >


Videos

This video examines some examples of deviance in and around sports. Read more >

Professor Gil Fried, University of New Haven Sports Management Department and Executive Director of Patron Management discussed fan violence and issues of liability. About Gil Fried: Professor Read more >

Mini-Documentary for Positive Coaching Alliance, featuring NFL Hall of Famer and PCA National Advisory Board Member Steve Young. PCA is transforming youth sports so sports can transform youth. Read more >

ESPN takes a look at the issue of Fan Violence in the NFL. This video is some highlights from this week’s episode featuring Fans Against Violence, Aaron Curry and a message from Raiders CEO Read more >

In this video, Oregon Ducks’ Cornerback, Ifo Ekpre-Olumu spends time with SCI Founder, Joshua Gordon, to discuss some of the challenges presented by social media in college athletics. Read more >

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In this ingenious talk, Pulitzer Prize winning writer Charles Duhigg seamlessly combines informational facts from research, anecdotes from real events, and personal experience with insightful Read more >

Jim Thompson is founder of Positive Coaching Alliance, a nonprofit dedicated to using sports to develop Better Athletes, Better People. An Ashoka Fellow, Jim has written nine books including Read more >


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From WKCR 89.9 FM NY Date Broadcast: Mon, 13 Jan 2014 January’s installment of our series with the Advanced Consortium on Cooperation, Conflict, and Complexity (AC4) features John Zinsser, Read more >

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