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Smashing Barriers: Race and Sport in the New Millennium

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Filled with stories about sports figures like Muhammad Ali, Roberto Clemente, Tony Elliot, Tiger Woods, and Venus and Serena Williams, this new edition describes the changing face of diversity in sport (the growing numbers of Latino and female college and professional athletes). He addresses the value of youth athletic programs; the dangers of new racial stereotypes; and the importance of educating athletes to better balance sports and education fame and social responsibility.

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An eye-opening racial and gender report card on the state of sport and society at the start of the twenty-first century.

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This book blends an insider's critique of the race politics of the sports industry withand activist's crusade against racial injustice.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781568331775
Author:
Lapchick, Richard
Publisher:
Madison Books
Location:
Lanham, Md.
Subject:
Essays
Subject:
History
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Discrimination & Racism
Subject:
Race relations
Subject:
Minority Studies - Race Relations
Subject:
Discrimination in sports
Subject:
United States Race relations.
Subject:
Discrimination in sports -- United States.
Subject:
Sports and Fitness-Sports Writing
Edition Number:
Updated ed.
Edition Description:
Madison Books pbk. ed., updated ed.
Series Volume:
[5]
Publication Date:
20020131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
348
Dimensions:
8.50x5.40x.79 in. .87 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , An eye-opening racial and gender report card on the state of sport and society at the start of the twenty-first century.
"Synopsis" by , This book blends an insider's critique of the race politics of the sports industry withand activist's crusade against racial injustice.
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