Gender, Sexual Harassment and Abuse in Sport

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Part of the Geschlecht und Gesellschaft book series (GUG, volume 59)

Abstract

Most people will agree that participation in sport is a positive activity and that the sporting field is a safe arena. But since sport in many ways is a mirror of society, one should not be surprised that research over the last 20 years has shown that problems related to sexual harassment and abuse also occur in sport.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Norwegian School of Sport SciencesOsloNorway

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