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LSA Publication No. 117
ISBN 978 1 905369 28 7 [Apr 1, 2012]

Edited by Spencer Harris, Barbara Bell,
Andrew Adams, Chris Mackintosh

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LSA No. 117 Contents

Editors' Introduction
    Spencer Harris, Barbara Bell, Andrew Adams and Chris Mackintosh     1

Sports Development: A Profession in Waiting?
    Kevin Hylton and Hazel J. Hartley     4

The Increasing Politicisation of Physical Education and Youth Sport Policy: A Case Study of School-Club Links
    Lesley Phillpots and Jonathan Grix    23

The Role of Alternative Physical Activities in Engaging Young People
    Steve Bullough, Gemma Hart, Richard Moore, and Stuart Bonner     47

Boxing, Culture and Society: Developing Winners through the 'Sport Ethic'?
    Alex Stewart    75

Sport and the City: Sub-state Diplomacy and the Olympic Bid
    Aaron Beacom    91

The Shifting Dynamics of Local Government Sports Development Officer Practice in England:
New Identities and Hazy Professional Boundaries
    Chris Mackintosh     113

Leading Sport for Development? A Case Study Analysis of the Use of Global North Volunteers in Sport For Development Programmes in the Global South
    Leona Trimble    131

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