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Crime, Deviance and Doping: Fallen Sports Stars, Autobiography and the Management of Stigma Majid Yar

Crime, Deviance and Doping: Fallen Sports Stars, Autobiography and the Management of Stigma

Majid Yar

Published February 13th 2014
ISBN : 9781306282642
ebook
107 pages
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Yar examines the autobiographies of fallen sports stars, exploring their fall from grace and the stigma it entails. Drawing upon sociological and criminological perspectives, it illuminates how fallen stars use confessional acts of story-telling toMoreYar examines the autobiographies of fallen sports stars, exploring their fall from grace and the stigma it entails. Drawing upon sociological and criminological perspectives, it illuminates how fallen stars use confessional acts of story-telling to seek forgiveness, vindication and redemption.