Benching Jim Crow The Rise and Fall of the Color Line in Southern College Sports, 1890-1980

ISBN-10: 0252077504

ISBN-13: 9780252077500

Edition: 2010

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List price: $32.00
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
Publication date: 8/2/2010
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 416
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 1.760
Language: English

Introduction: The Strange Athletic Career of Jim Crow
White Supremacy and American College Sports: The Rise of the Gentleman's Agreement, 1890-1929
"Fair Play" versus White Supremacy: The Gentleman's Agreement under Attack, 1929-45
"Massive Resistance" and the Fall of the Color Line, 1945-65
Cracks in the Solid South: Texas Western College Abandons Jim Crow
Hold That (Mason-Dixon) Line: The Atlantic Coast Conference and Football
"Two at Home and Three on the Road": The Atlantic Coast Conference and Basketball
The Eyes of Texas Are (Not) upon You: The Southwest Conference and Football
From Exclusion to Prominence: The Southeastern Conference and Basketball
The "Final Citadel of Segregation": The Southeastern Conference and Football
Conclusion: The Accomplishments and Limitations of Athletic Integration
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