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Diversity and social justice in college sports : sport management and the student athlete

Author: Dana D Brooks; Ronald C Althouse
Publisher: Morgantown, WV : Fitness Information Technology, 2007.
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Diversity and social justice in college sports.
Morgantown, WV : Fitness Information Technology, 2007
(OCoLC)608566148
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dana D Brooks; Ronald C Althouse
ISBN: 9781885693778 188569377X
OCLC Number: 166873444
Description: xiii, 431 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: Preface / Dana D. Brooks, Ronald C. Althouse --
Prologue / Charlotte Westerhaus --
Introduction / George H. Sage --
Section one: Historical analysis --
Climbing the racial mountain: a history of the African American experience in sport / David K. Wiggins --
Section two: Social justice and cultural concerns --
African American women in intercollegiate coaching and athletic administration: unequal access / Robertha Abney --
The academic experiences of African American collegiate athletes: implications for policy and practice / Audwin Anderson, Donald South --
From glory to glory: the transition of African American athletes from college sports into athletic retirement / Billy J. Hawkins, Brianne Milan-Williams, Akilah Carter --
Section three: African American coaching and other leadership opportunities --
African American coaching mobility models and the "global market place" / Dana D. Brooks, Ronald C. Althouse, Delano Tucker --
Ethnic minority opportunities in college and professional sports: a business imperative / Fritz G. Polite --
An examination of athletic directors' perception of barriers to employment opportunities / Doris R. Corbett, Miguel J. Tabron --
Section four: Media, media images, and stereotyping --
African Americans and the media: roles and opportunities to be broadcasters, journalists, reporters, and announcers / Doris R. Corbett, Aaron B. Stills --
Mainstreaming and integrating the spectacle and substance of scholar-baller: a new blueprint for higher education, the NCAA, and society / C. Keith Harrison, Jean Boyd --
Taboo's explanation of black athletic dominance: more fiction than fact / Othello Harris --
Who am I? Racial identity, athletic identity, and the African American athlete / Louis Harrison, Jr., and Leonard N. Moore --
Section five: Intersection of race, sport, and law --
The persistence of unconscious racism in college sport / Timothy Davis --
Academic inequity and the impace of NCAA rules / Timothy Davis --
The dilemmas and contradictions of "gettin' paid" / Scott N. Brooks, Linda J. Kim --
Section six: Sport administration / management: intersection of race, class, and gender --
Beyond tokenism to empowerment: the black women in sport foundation / Linda Sheryl Greene, Tina Sloan Green --
The globalization of sport: a bridge to advancing cultures / Fritz G. Polite --
African Americans' consumption of sport: race matters! / Ketra L. Armstrong --
Epilogue: Looking toward the future, developing a shared community --
African American community: the dynamics of race, class, gender, and community sports / Earl Smith, Angela J. Hattery --
Summary / Dana D. Brooks, Ronald C. Althouse.
Responsibility: Dana D. Brooks, Ronald C. Althouse, editors.
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