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In Controversy: Is Athlete Drug Testing Needed?

Is Athlete Drug Testing Needed? - eBook 

S&L Price: $43.29
ISBN: 978-1-60152-555-0
Format: eBook
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Author: Lydia Bjornlund
Publication Date: 2014
Number of Pages: 96
Dewey Code: 362.29
Interest Grade Level: 6-12
Reading Grade Level: 6-12

Performance-enhancing drugs have tainted the accomplishments of athletes in many sports, especially at professional and Olympic levels. Through objective discussion, numerous direct quotes, and full-color illustrations this title examines: What Are the Origins of the Athlete Drug Testing Controversy? How Big a Problem is Drug Use in Sports? How Fair and Reliable Are Drug Testing Methods and Policies? What Role Should Drug Testing Play in Student Athletics?