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Study: MLS maintains high marks in racial hiring

Study: MLS maintains high marks in racial hiring | Sports Ethics:  Roberson, R. | Scoop.it
Major League Soccer maintained high marks for its racial hiring practices, but showed a slight dip in gender hiring, according to a study released Wednesday.
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Race issues still occur across the globe, even in the most prominent sports.  Can there really be teamwork with this type of divide?

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Study: NFL reaches milestone in gender hiring

Study: NFL reaches milestone in gender hiring | Sports Ethics:  Roberson, R. | Scoop.it
The NFL received its highest grade for diversity hiring practices but still has work to do.
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Equality...sort of?

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2011 July « Exercise Physiologists

1 post published by Tommy Boone during July 2011
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As a sports professional, it is one's job to properly educate his/her students.  In a teaching capacity, educators always mix in their own personal opinions with the class material.  However, what happens when this seemingly harmless practice becomes a new grey area for ethical misanthropathy? 

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Code of Ethics | American Society of Exercise Physiologists

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The official Code of Ethics for The American Society of Exercise Physiologists.

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FIFA publishes anti-corruption code of conduct

FIFA publishes anti-corruption code of conduct | Sports Ethics:  Roberson, R. | Scoop.it
FIFA published a new code of conduct for all soccer players and officials on Thursday that includes orders to reject bribery and corruption in the game.
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Corruption isn't just for government or politics!

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Doping, ethics cases top agenda for IOC board

Doping, ethics cases top agenda for IOC board | Sports Ethics:  Roberson, R. | Scoop.it
Four months after the highs of the London Olympics, the IOC is turning to less uplifting matters: drug-tainted medals from past games, ethics violations in ticket sales and suspension of national Olympic bodies.
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Doping or using every resource available to increase athletic performance?

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ExerciseInEthics

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Good insight into the world of an exercise physiologist, and possible scenarios that could be encountered on the ethical homefront.

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Registered Clinical Exercise Physiologist | ACSM

Registered Clinical Exercise Physiologist | ACSM | Sports Ethics:  Roberson, R. | Scoop.it
Registered Clinical Exercise Physiologists help those with cardiovascular, orthopedic & chronic diseases lead a comfortable lifestyle. Get certified with ACSM today.
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Clinical Exercise Physiology combines patient care and the science of sports medicine.  For those individuals who love sports and exercise, but do not want to experience the full "clinical" engrossment of a medical profession, this is the perfect balance.  Evaluating and testing those with cardiovascular, orthopedic, and chronic diseases can be very rewarding.  By performing these evaluations, the physiologist can set a very direct path for the patient to follow back to full recovery.  Taking care of people is natural, which makes this more than a career!

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