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The Resource Football and philosophy : going deep, edited by Michael W. Austin ; with a foreword by Joe Posnanski

Football and philosophy : going deep, edited by Michael W. Austin ; with a foreword by Joe Posnanski

Label
Football and philosophy : going deep
Title
Football and philosophy
Title remainder
going deep
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michael W. Austin ; with a foreword by Joe Posnanski
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Football and Philosophy: Going Deep investigates many of the issues surrounding the nation's biggest sport. From a review of the flaws of the Bowl Championship Series, to a study of the violence inherent in the game, to an examination of Vince Lombardi's views on winning, the essays in this collection tackle the moral and philosophical principles behind gridiron competition. The result is an insightful, humorous, and original book that will engage all fans of the game
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
796.332
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV959
LC item number
.F55 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Austin, Michael W.
Series statement
The philosophy of popular culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Football
  • Football
  • Sport & Recreation
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • PHILOSOPHY
Label
Football and philosophy : going deep, edited by Michael W. Austin ; with a foreword by Joe Posnanski
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Daniel B. Gallagher
  • Inside the helmet : what do football players know?
  • R. Douglas Geivett
  • Beauty of football
  • Scott F. Parker
  • Virtue and violence : can a good football player be a good person?
  • Scott A. Davison
  • What's so bad about performance-enhancing drugs?
  • Sharon Ryan
  • True nature of cheating
  • Introduction,
  • Marshall Swain and Myles Brand
  • "They don't pay nobody to be humble!" football's ego problem
  • M. Andrew Holowchak
  • Crowning a true champion : the case for a college football playoff
  • Michael W. Austin
  • Heroes of the Coliseum
  • Heather L. Reid
  • True MVP
  • Stephen Kershnar
  • Upon further review : instant replay is an all-or-nothing affair
  • Pregame warm-up
  • Joshua A. Smith
  • Does the salary cap make the NFL a fairer league?
  • Daniel Collins-Cavanaugh
  • Is the Gridiron holy ground?
  • Mark Hamilton
  • Touchdowns, time, and truth
  • Joseph Keim Campbell
  • Feel the big mo̕
  • Ben Letson
  • Michael W. Austin
  • Vince Lombardi and the philosophy of winning
  • Raymond Angelo Belliotti
  • On fumbling the ball
  • Jeffrey P. Fry
  • Football and Aristotle's philosophy of friendship
Control code
ocn301238204
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 226 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813139029
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/ctt2hgrq3
  • 06D8145E-A28C-415E-A43E-2F935354656A
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o301238204
  • (OCoLC)301238204
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Football and philosophy : going deep, edited by Michael W. Austin ; with a foreword by Joe Posnanski
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Daniel B. Gallagher
  • Inside the helmet : what do football players know?
  • R. Douglas Geivett
  • Beauty of football
  • Scott F. Parker
  • Virtue and violence : can a good football player be a good person?
  • Scott A. Davison
  • What's so bad about performance-enhancing drugs?
  • Sharon Ryan
  • True nature of cheating
  • Introduction,
  • Marshall Swain and Myles Brand
  • "They don't pay nobody to be humble!" football's ego problem
  • M. Andrew Holowchak
  • Crowning a true champion : the case for a college football playoff
  • Michael W. Austin
  • Heroes of the Coliseum
  • Heather L. Reid
  • True MVP
  • Stephen Kershnar
  • Upon further review : instant replay is an all-or-nothing affair
  • Pregame warm-up
  • Joshua A. Smith
  • Does the salary cap make the NFL a fairer league?
  • Daniel Collins-Cavanaugh
  • Is the Gridiron holy ground?
  • Mark Hamilton
  • Touchdowns, time, and truth
  • Joseph Keim Campbell
  • Feel the big mo̕
  • Ben Letson
  • Michael W. Austin
  • Vince Lombardi and the philosophy of winning
  • Raymond Angelo Belliotti
  • On fumbling the ball
  • Jeffrey P. Fry
  • Football and Aristotle's philosophy of friendship
Control code
ocn301238204
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 226 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813139029
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/ctt2hgrq3
  • 06D8145E-A28C-415E-A43E-2F935354656A
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o301238204
  • (OCoLC)301238204
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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