Journal of Legal Aspects of Sport Online and Print Subscription
Journal of Legal Aspects of Sport (JLAS) is an international peer-reviewed academic journal that increases the understanding and advancement of legal issues as applied to all aspects of the sport paradigm.
The Journal of Legal Aspects of Sport(JLAS) is an international peer-reviewed academic journal that increases the understanding and advancement of legal issues as applied to all aspects of the sport paradigm. This established journal serves as an interdisciplinary outlet for meeting the needs of researchers, academicians, practitioners, and policy makers. JLAS covers legal and policy issues relevant to professional, intercollegiate, interscholastic, recreational, and Olympic sport as well as legal, policy, and associated risk management issues affecting sport clubs, fitness, health and wellness, and physical activity.
JLAS publishes submissions of the highest scholarly quality and scientific rigor of legal aspects of sport, recreation, and related fields that can inform policy, advance the body of knowledge, and influence decision making. Thejournal considers theoretical and applied research on law and policy issues from any tradition of scholarship; case notes addressing current legal cases that have policy implications to sport, recreation, or related fields; case studies that identify and analyze pedagogical practices of relevance to courses on legal aspects; and reviews of recently published books or chapters dealing with the legal aspects of sport and recreation.
For individual subscribers, JLAS is available in online only or print plus online subscription formats. Both versions allow subscribers full access to the journal’s authoritative content and online access to digital archives of back issues. Those who wish to stay updated on recent content may visit the JLAS website to sign up for the free notification of the table of contents, which details the articles and authors for each new issue.
Institutional subscriptions are offered in the same formats mentioned previously as well as print only. Institutional subscriptions must be placed by phone.
John J. Miller, PhD, is associate dean and professor of the College of Health and Human Services at Troy University. He has served on the board of directors and as president of the Sport and Recreation Law Association, which owns Journal of Legal Aspects of Sport. He currently serves on seven editorial boards of respected academic journals. He previously served as chair of the National Safety and Risk Management Council and Sport Management Council of the American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (AAHPERD). He is the first author of a textbook on internships in sport management, has written more than 20 chapters for sport management textbooks, and has written more than 50 articles published in peer-reviewed journals. He was cited three times as an outstanding teacher by students at Texas Tech University. He is a research fellow for the AAHPERD Research Consortium and the Sport and Recreation Law Association.