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Unsportsmanlike Conduct Exploiting College Athletes

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ISBN-10: 0472084429

ISBN-13: 9780472084425

Edition: N/A

Authors: Walter Byers

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Description:

Walter Byers, who served as NCAA executive director from 1951 to 1987, was charged with the dual mission of keeping intercollegiate sports clean while generating millions of dollars each year as income for the colleges. Here Byers exposes, as only he can, the history and present-day state of college athletics: monetary gifts, questionable academic standards, advertising endorsements, legal battles, and the political manipulation of college presidents. Byers believes that modern-day college sports are no longer a student activity: they are a high-dollar commercial enter-prise, and college athletes should have the same access to the free market as their coaches and colleges. He favors no…    
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Book details

List price: $33.95
Publisher: University of Michigan Press
Publication date: 8/27/1997
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 424
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.364
Language: English