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List of Tables iii Foreword by Dame Tanni Grey-Thompson iv Acknowledgements v Glossary vii Introduction 1 1 Disability theory and policy 9 2 The emergence and development of disability sport 39 3 Local authorities and disability sport development 76 4 Mainstreaming disability sport: a case study of four sports 121 5 Disability, physical education and school sport 166 6 Elite disability sport : the Paralympic Games 196 7 Disability sport and the media 228 Conclusion 260 References 271 Index 302
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Sports for people with disabilities.
Athletes with disabilities.