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Title Performance enhancing drugs [electronic resource] / Louise Gerdes, book editor.
Publication Info. Detroit : Greenhaven Press, c2008.

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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOK-Opposing Viewpoints In Context    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description 105 p. ; 24 cm.
Series At issue. Drugs
Opposing Viewpoints In Context
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 93-97) and index.
Contents Performance enhancing drugs : an overview / Kenneth Jost -- Performance-enhancing drugs are harmful to health / National Institute on Drug Abuse -- The demand for performance-enhanced athletes sends the wrong message / Judy Shepps Battle -- The athletic benefits of performance-enhancing drugs are exaggerated / Charley Reese -- Looking for an edge is part of sports / Glenn Dickey -- Antidoping policies are costly and unethical / Bengt Kayser, Alexandre Mauron, and Andy Miah -- Prohibitions against performance-enhancing drugs should be repealed / Jacob Sullum -- Athletic governing bodies should administer drug testing programs / Matthew J. Mitten -- Federal involvement in policing athletes entitles athletes to due process / Dionne L. Koller -- Testing inhibits the development of performance-enhancing drugs / Ken Mannie -- Testing will not inhibit development of performance-enhancing drugs / Bruce Schneier -- The decision to use performance-enhancing drugs should be personal / Jasmin Gúénette -- Use of performance-enhancing drugs is a problem among teens / Greg Schwab -- Testing teen athletes for performance-enhancing drugs is mandatory / Robert Lipsyte -- Testing will not deter teen use of performance-enhancing drugs / John E. Roberts.
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Subject Doping in sports.
Added Author Gerdes, Louise I., 1953-
Opposing Viewpoints In Context
ISBN 9780737736939 (hardcover)
0737736933 (hardcover)
9780737736946 (pbk.)
0737736941 (pbk.)
9780737738803 (pbk.)
0737738804 (pbk.)
OCLC # sseb_ssj0000919671
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