Little Girls in Pretty Boxes : The Making and Breaking of Elite Gymnasts and Figure Skaters

ISBN-10: 0446676829

ISBN-13: 9780446676823

Edition: 2000

Authors: Joan Ryan

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Book details

Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Grand Central Publishing
Publication date: 8/1/2000
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 288
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.682
Language: English

Dr. Joan Ryan is the Business Department Chair at Clackamas Community College in Portland, Oregon. She has taught personal finance for over 20 years. She began at Willamette High School in Eugene, Oregon where she developed original materials for publication in 1981. She also taught business classes at Lane Community College in Eugene, Oregon. She currently teaches accounting at Portland State University as an adjunct faculty and is a Certified Management Accountant (CMA).

Introductionp. 1
If It Isn't Bleeding, Don't Worry About It: Injuriesp. 17
They Stole Her Soul and They Still Have It: Eating Disordersp. 55
Be Thin and Win: Imagep. 96
Do It for America: Pressurep. 122
We All Became Junkies: Parentsp. 141
The Game Within the Game: Politics and Moneyp. 172
Whatever It Takes: Coachesp. 197
The Aftermath: An Updatep. 239
Epiloguep. 267
Acknowledgmentsp. 269
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