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Aziz Essadek, Ségolène Payan: The wounded body of the teenaged athlete

It is often in adolescence that great athletes are discovered. Once they commit to their sport, their bodies are subject to intense training pushing them beyond the limits of what is normal. Sometimes these youths go too far. Unable to express and to be understood in words, their subjectivity comes to be expressed through their bodies, through a sometimes traumatizing wound.

Adolescence, 2016, 34, 3, 575-586.