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The Resource Controversies of the sports world, Douglas T. Putnam

Controversies of the sports world, Douglas T. Putnam

Label
Controversies of the sports world
Title
Controversies of the sports world
Statement of responsibility
Douglas T. Putnam
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Contemporary life in the United States would be difficult to understand without examining the pivotal role sports have played. Controversies of the Sports World is designed to take readers of all ages into the heart of the tensions and conflicts that arise from the wide-ranging enterprise that now dominates the lives of millions of people. The controversies explored include such issues in sports as recruitment procedures, steroid and other drug use, discrimination against women, discrimination against African Americans, and violence
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Putnam, Douglas T.
Dewey number
796/.0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV706.5
LC item number
.P88 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Contemporary controversies
Series volume
1522-0247
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sports
  • Sports
  • Sports
  • Sports
  • United States
  • Sports
  • Sports
  • Sportsoziologie
  • Ethik
  • Sport
  • USA
  • Sports
  • Sports
Label
Controversies of the sports world, Douglas T. Putnam
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Superstars for Sale -- 2. Breaking Down Barriers -- 3. Slaves to the Scale -- 4. Under Pressure -- 5. Player Power -- 6. The Man in the Mirror -- 7. Gender Games -- 8. In the Name of God -- 9. Pumping Up -- 10. Beating the Spread -- 11. Dream Domes and Pleasure Palaces -- 12. Fans and Fanatics -- 13. Violence in the Ring -- 14. Fighting Colors, Fighting Words -- 15. Setting Priorities -- 16. Sign on the Dotted Line
Control code
ocm39546089
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 253 pages
Isbn
9780313305580
Lccn
98038217
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o39546089
  • (OCoLC)39546089
Label
Controversies of the sports world, Douglas T. Putnam
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Superstars for Sale -- 2. Breaking Down Barriers -- 3. Slaves to the Scale -- 4. Under Pressure -- 5. Player Power -- 6. The Man in the Mirror -- 7. Gender Games -- 8. In the Name of God -- 9. Pumping Up -- 10. Beating the Spread -- 11. Dream Domes and Pleasure Palaces -- 12. Fans and Fanatics -- 13. Violence in the Ring -- 14. Fighting Colors, Fighting Words -- 15. Setting Priorities -- 16. Sign on the Dotted Line
Control code
ocm39546089
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 253 pages
Isbn
9780313305580
Lccn
98038217
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o39546089
  • (OCoLC)39546089

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