Conceptualizing a Meaningful Definition of Hazing in Sport

  title={Conceptualizing a Meaningful Definition of Hazing in Sport},
  author={R. Brian Crow and Eric MacIntosh},
  journal={European Sport Management Quarterly},
  pages={433 - 451}
Abstract Administrators, coaches, athletes and parents struggle to understand the definition of hazing. Athletes at all levels of competition continue to subject themselves and their team-mates to harmful behaviors. In particular, college athletes seem willing to do anything that veteran players demand in order to be part of the team's “inner circle”. The behaviors related to hazing exploit a person's basic desire to be part of athletic teams, and continue to persist at high rates within… 

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