The Resource Ethnicity and sport in North American history and culture, edited by George Eisen and David K. Wiggins

Ethnicity and sport in North American history and culture, edited by George Eisen and David K. Wiggins

Label
Ethnicity and sport in North American history and culture
Title
Ethnicity and sport in North American history and culture
Statement of responsibility
edited by George Eisen and David K. Wiggins
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
796.1/9
Index
index present
LC call number
GV709.5
LC item number
.E84 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Contributions to the study of popular culture
Series volume
no. 40
Label
Ethnicity and sport in North American history and culture, edited by George Eisen and David K. Wiggins
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
  • Introduction / George Eisen -- 1. Early European Attitudes toward Native American Sports and Pastimes / George Eisen -- 2. Forty-Eighters and the Rise of the Turnverein Movement in America / Robert Knight Barney -- 3. A Home in the South: The Turners of Galveston, Texas, 1840-65 / K. B. Wamsley -- 4. The Shamrock and the Eagle: Irish Americans and Sport in the Nineteenth Century / Ralph C. Wilcox -- 5. Jews and Baseball: A Cultural Love Story / Eric Solomon -- 6. The Italian-American Sporting Experience / Carmelo Bazzano -- 7. The Recreation and Leisure Pursuits of Japanese Americans in World War II Internment Camps / Alison M. Wrynn -- 8. The Notion of Double-Consciousness and the Involvement of Black Athletes in American Sport / David K. Wiggins -- 9. Sport in Philadelphia's African-American Community, 1865-1900 / J. Thomas Jable -- 10. Sport and the Americanization of Ethnic Women in Chicago / Gerald R. Gems
  • 11. Radical Immigrants and the Workers' Sports Federation of Canada, 1924-37 / Bruce Kidd -- 12. Sport and Social Mobility among African-American and Hispanic Athletes / Merrill J. Melnick and Donald Sabo
Control code
000010699700
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvii, 249 p.
Isbn
9780313288142
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
93050538 //r973
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.b16446021
System control number
  • rmr6510891
  • (OCoLC)29636949

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