The issues that impact on the emergence of girls and women into the mainstream of American sport are explored in this comprehensive overview. The contributors, from a wide range of backgrounds, examine the political, historical, economic, psychological, physiological and sociological issues significant to women's participation in sports. Topics covered include: joining the sports establishment; homophobia in sports; exploitation of minorities; and competitiveness versus nurturing in sports.Issues and Controversies (2nd Edition) This second edition provides a comprehensive textbook that includes a ... The topics directly relate to courses in women in sport, gender issues, womena#39;s studies, sport in American society and twentiethanbsp;...
|Title||:||Women in sport|
|Author||:||Greta L. Cohen|
|Publisher||:||Amer Alliance for Health Physical - 2001|