|Statement||by Ken Donald.|
|LC Classifications||RC1230 .D656 1983|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||v, 160 p. :|
|Number of Pages||160|
|LC Control Number||84127438|
The book combines facts, real-life examples and a passion for what we love and appreciate about sports, in order to mount a powerful argument for clean sport. I would recommend this book to anyone interested in sports doping or who cares about sports in general." --Gary Green, MD, Medical Director, Major League BaseballPages: The doping game. [Ken Donald] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create Book: All Authors / Contributors: Ken Donald. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: In his bestselling book Game of Shadows, the San Francisco Chronicle investigative reporter, Lance Williams, who broke the BALCO doping scandal in baseball, made this observation: “Athletes have a huge incentive to dope. There are tremendous benefits to using the drugs, and there is only a small chance that you will get caught. Purchase Doping - 1st Edition. Print Book & E-Book. ISBN ,
The use of performance-enhancing drug use in sports is never out of the news, whether it's cycling, baseball, Olympic sports, or mixed martial arts. Interestingly, the use of steroids to boost human performance stretches back to ancient times. Written by a former professor of chemistry, Steroids and Doping in Sports: A Reference Handbook provides not only information about all aspects of. The game theory analysis of doping in cycling (below), which is closely modeled on the game of prisoner’s dilemma, shows why cheating by doping is rational, based solely on . Game of Shadows: Barry Bonds, BALCO, and the Steroids Scandal that Rocked Professional Sports is a bestselling non-fiction book published on Ma and written by Mark Fainaru-Wada and Lance Williams, reporters for the San Francisco Sports Illustrated released excerpts from the book on March 7, it generated considerable publicity because the book chronicles alleged. Russian athletes have been dogged by doping suspicions at several Olympic Games, but these allegations were made worse by recent evidence of pervasiveand persistentdoping schemes, reported the New.
The game theoretical aspects are then related to some relevant sociological explanations of doping. Axelrod, R., The Evolution of Cooperation. Basic Books, Inc., Publishers. One type of doping is the use of erythropoietin (EPO), a hormone naturally produced by the kidneys Narcotic analgesics and cannabinoids are used to mask the pain caused by injury or fatigue - but. Explore our list of Doping in sports Books at Barnes & Noble®. Get your order fast and stress free with free curbside pickup. Covid Safety Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Books, Toys, Games and much more. Video games are a sport, its top players are athletes, and they play in professional leagues. Now, the same punishments will apply to those found caught doping—including banishment from the.