Out of Play Critical Essays on Gender and Sport

ISBN-10: 0791471721

ISBN-13: 9780791471722

Edition: 2007

Authors: Michael A. Messner, Raewyn Connell

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List price: $33.95
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: State University of New York Press
Publication date: 7/5/2007
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 240
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.968
Language: English

R. W. Connell is Professor of Education at the University of Sydney in Australia. He is the author of The Men and the Boys (California, 2001) among other books on gender.

Introduction: Gender and Sports
Sport as a Gender Construction Site
Barbie Girls versus Sea Monsters: Children Constructing Gender
Sports and Male Domination: The Female Athlete as Contested Ideological Terrain
Masculinities: Class, Race, Sexualities
Masculinities and Athletic Careers
White Men Misbehaving: Feminism, Afrocentrism, and the Promise of a Critical Standpoint
Studying Up on Sex
Bodies and Violence
When Bodies Are Weapons: Masculinity and Violence in Sport
Scoring without Consent: Confronting Male Athletes' Sexual Violence against Women
Gendered Imagery
Outside the Frame: Newspaper Coverage of the Sugar Ray Leonard Wife Abuse Story
The Televised Sports Manhood Formula
This Revolution Is Not Being Televised
The Male Consumer as Loser: Beer and Liquor Ads in Mega Sports Media Events
List of titles in the SUNY series on Sport, Culture, and Social Relations
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