Learning Culture through Sports

Learning Culture through Sports

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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.savvy Creed, the uneducated Rocky, whose impoverished condition limited him to using his physical body to make money for himself, was originally positioned as the ... Talladega Nights is centered on Will Ferrella#39;s caricature of Ricky Bobby, which resonates with some of the other ironic parodies of ... Much of the filma#39;s lampooning is directed at the childlike, hyper-masculine games white men play.

Title:Learning Culture through Sports
Author:Sandra Spickard Prettyman, Brian Lampman
Publisher:Rowman & Littlefield Publishers - 2010-09-16


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