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The Regulation of Boxing: A History and Comparative Analysis of Policies among American States

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"It examines disparity of regulations among states. The work features interviews with officials, analysts, and boxers, and includes the results of a survey of state athletic commission personnel. In-depth case studies of regulations in Nevada and Kansas provide a look at different states' methods, and Argentina's centralized system of regulation as a comparison to the U.S. approach"--Provided by publisher.

Synopsis:

This first nationwide study of boxing regulations in the U.S. offers an historical overview of the subject, from the earliest attempts at regulating the sport to present-day legislation that may create a national boxing commission. It examines the disparity of regulations among states, as well as the reasons for some of these differences.

Table of Contents

A history of boxing regulations — Data analysis — Case study : boxing in Nevada — Case study : boxing in Kansas — An alternative model? Boxing in Argentina.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780786452842
Subtitle:
A History and Comparative Analysis of Policies among American States
Publisher:
McFarland & Co.
Creator:
Robert G. Rodriguez
Author:
Robert G. Rodriguez
Author:
Rodriguez, Robert G.
Subject:
Boxing
Subject:
Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice
Subject:
Boxing - Law and legislation -
Subject:
Boxing -- Safety regulations -- United States.
Subject:
Sports and Fitness-Boxing
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
20090830
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
223

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"Synopsis" by , This first nationwide study of boxing regulations in the U.S. offers an historical overview of the subject, from the earliest attempts at regulating the sport to present-day legislation that may create a national boxing commission. It examines the disparity of regulations among states, as well as the reasons for some of these differences.
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