Like the first edition, this second edition of Learning Culture Through Sports provides coaches, educators, parents, and others dealing with students and athletes with an engaging and critical venue by which to examine contemporary issues and controversies surrounding sport. This new edition includes a more global perspective, drawing upon recent issues in the world of sports in order to better understand how sport influences contemporary American society, both positively and negatively.PO THESE TRIVIA QUESTIONS ARE ANYTHING but trivial. In fact, the elusiveness of the answers for many readers underscores an unspoken aspect of sport in America: Media preoccupations and audience prejudices erase the presenceanbsp;...
|Title||:||Learning Culture through Sports|
|Author||:||Sandra Spickard Prettyman, Brian Lampman|
|Publisher||:||Rowman & Littlefield Publishers - 2010-09-16|