Boundary Spanning in Sport for Development: Opening Transdisciplinary and Intersectoral Perspectives [Editorial]

Haudenhuyse, Reinhard, Hayton, John, Parnell, Daniel, Verkooijen, Kirsten and Delheye, Pascal (2020) Boundary Spanning in Sport for Development: Opening Transdisciplinary and Intersectoral Perspectives [Editorial]. Social Inclusion, 8 (3). pp. 123-128. ISSN 2183-2803

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Official URL: https://doi.org/10.17645/si.v8i3.3531

Abstract

We can no longer claim that academic interest in the area of sport and social inclusion is lacking. Dedicated books, special issues, commissioned reports, and landmark articles on the topic of social inclusion and sport have been produced by devoted scholars. The same can be said for the burgeoning area of sport for development and peace. These relatively young academic fields seem to be struggling to create new fundamental theoretical insights about how organized sport can both act as an inclusive space and as a vehicle for broader developmental outcomes. Despite scholarly advancements, there remains a number of empirical and theoretical gaps. The aim of this special issue is to critically reflect on issues related to sport, development, and inclusion, and to do so via transdisciplinary and intersectoral perspectives. By making such a contribution, we aim to open up new research pathways.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Inclusion; intersectoral collaboration; sport for development and peace; transdisciplinarity
Subjects: C600 Sports Science
L500 Social Work
Department: Faculties > Health and Life Sciences > Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation
Depositing User: Elena Carlaw
Date Deposited: 31 Jul 2020 12:11
Last Modified: 14 Sep 2020 15:00
URI: http://nrl.northumbria.ac.uk/id/eprint/43944

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