Sport in Contemporary Society

ISBN-10: 1572599545

ISBN-13: 9781572599543

Edition: 6th 2001

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List price: $48.99
Edition: 6th
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: Worth Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date: 7/15/2000
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 384
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.75" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.188
Language: English

Sport as A Microcosm of Society
American Sport at Century's End, D. Stanley Eitzen
Sport as Secular Sacrament, Varda Burstyn
Sport in Society: An Inspiration or an Opiate? Jay J.Coakley
For Further Study
Sport and Socialization: Organized Sports
Play Groups versus Organized Competitive Team: A Comparison, Jay J. Coakley
High School Football and Academics, H. G. Bissinger
Fraternal Bonding in the Locker Room, Timothy Jon Curry
For Further Study
Sport and Socialization: The Mass Media
Separating the Men from the Girls: The Gendered Language of Televised Sports, Messner, Duncan, andJensen
Televised Sport and the (Anti)Sociological Imagination, Dan C. Hilliard
For Further Study
Sport and Socialization: Symbols
Old Times Not Forgotten: A Battle over Symbols, Douglas Lederman
Crimes against Humanity, Ward Churchill
The De-Athleticization of Women: The Naming and Gender Marking of Collegiate Sport Teams, Eitzen and Zinn
For Further Study
Problems of Excess: Overzealous Athletes, Parents, and Coaches
Injured at an Early Age, Larry Tye
Female Gymnasts and Ice Skaters: The Dark Side, Joan Ryan
Despite the Positive Rhetoric About Women's Sports, Female Athletes Face a Culture of Sexual Harassment, Leslie Heywood
The Democratic Ideal and School Sport, D. Stanley Eitzen
For Further Study
Problems of Excess: Sport and Deviance
Ethical Dilemmas in American Sport, D. Stanley Eitzen
The Real Scandal: Performance-Enhancing Drugs, Sharon Begley and Martha Brant
The Olympics: From Pericles to Samaranch, James Petras
Out of Bounds: The Truth about Athletes and Rape, Jill Neimark
For Further Study
Problems of Excess: Big-Time College Sport
Big-Time College Sports, D. Stanley Eitzen
Unpaid Professionals: The Student as Athlete, Andrew Zimbalist
From Idealism to Pragmatic Detachment: The Academic Performance of College Athletes, Peter Adler and Patricia A. Adler
For Further Study
Problems of Excess: Sport and Money
A Century of Sport: Money Makes the Sports Go 'Round, Jim Armstrong
Sports, Jobs, Taxes: Are New Stadiums Worth the Cost? Roger G. Noll and Andrew Zimbalist
Upward Mobility Through Sport? The Myths and Realities, D. Stanley Eitzen
For Further Study
Structured Inequality: Sport and Race/Ethnicity
Sporting Dreams Die on the "Rez," Kevin Simpson
Racial Inequality in Sport, George H. Sage
An End of the Golden Age of Black Participation in Sport? Harry Edwards
For Further Study
Structured Inequality: Sport and Gender
Equal Opportunity? Title IX and Intercollegiate Sports, John Weistart
Women in Intercollegiate Sport: A Longitudinal Study--Twenty-One Year Update 1977-1998, Linda Carpenter and Vivian Acosta
The Joy of Women's Sports, Ruth Conniff
The Meaning of Success: The Athletic Experience and the Development of Male Identity, Michael A. Messner
For Further Study
Structured Inequality: Sport and Sexuality
Changing the Game: Homophobia, Sexism, and Lesbians in Sport, Pat Griffin
Fear and Loathing, Dylan B. Tomlinson
Sport and Masculinity: The Estrangement of Gay Men, Brian Pronger
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