qThis volume provides an analysis of the nature of competition in contemporary American sport. This work traces American sport from American culture to the influence of the 1960s counterculture and the resulting rise of a post-Cold War ethos that continues to reinterpret competitiveness as a relic of a misbegotten past and anathema to American lifeq--Provided by publisher.... continue to grab Americaa#39;s collective attention, the real culprit in all this may indeed be the contemporary culture itself, which seems ... a question-and-answer session conducted by a certified member, a post- discussion quiz, and a pledge first read aloud by each ... Responsibility for being aware that conditioning, nutritionanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Erosion of the American Sporting Ethos|
|Author||:||Joel Nathan Rosen|
|Publisher||:||McFarland - 2007-04-23|