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Title Paradoxes of youth and sport / edited by Margaret Gatz, Michael A. Messner, Sandra J. Ball-Rokeach.

Publication Info. Albany : State University of New York, [2002]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  306.483 P222P    Check Shelf
Description xiv, 277 pages ; 24 cm.
Series SUNY series on sport, culture, and social relations
SUNY series on sport, culture, and social relations.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Introduction: Framing social issues through sport -- Can sport for youth build character and prevent violence? Using sports to control deviance and violence among youths : let's be critical and cautious / Jay Coakley -- Role of sports in youth development / Martha E. Ewing ... [et al.] -- Teaching life skills through sport / Steven J. Danish -- "Kids of value" : a conversation with Marty Martinson -- Reading social issues: sports media, literature, and pedagogy. Representations of female athletes in young adult sports fiction : issues and intersections of race and gender / Mary Jo Kane, Kimberly D. Pearce -- We got next : negotiating race and gender in professional basketball / Sarah Banet Weiser -- Teaching against the grain : a learner-centered, media based, and profeminist approach to gender and nonviolence in sport / Jim McKay -- Blowing whistles : the sports violence profile / Lawrence A. Wenner -- "Let's face it" : a conversation with David Davis on sports journalism -- Racial inequality and intergroup contact. Race, youth, athletes, and role models / Kenneth L. Shropshire -- Understanding intercultural relations on multiethnic high school sports teams / Patricia M. Greenfield [et al.] -- Athletic identity, racial attitudes, and aggression in first-year Black and white intercollegiate athletes / James S. Jackson [et al.] -- Uneven playing field : the impact of structural barriers on the initial eligibility of African American student athletes / Robert M. Sellers, Tabbye M. Chavous, Toney N. Brown -- Race and sport and youth in America : a conversation with Terrence Barnum -- Violence on and off the playing field: is the problem sport culture or society? Contrasting perspectives on youthful sports violence / Malcolm W. Klein, Susan B. Sorenson -- From "sports violence" to "sports crime" : aspects of violence, law, and gender in the sports process / Kevin Young -- Scoring without consent : confronting male athletes' violence against women / Michael A. Messer, Mark A. Stevens -- Sport, youth, violence, and the media : an activist athlete's point of view / Donald G. McPherson -- Sport and youth violence prevention : a conversation with Billie P. Weiss.
Subject Sports -- Social aspects -- Congresses.
Youth -- Social conditions -- Congresses.
Added Author Gatz, Margaret.
Messner, Michael A.
Ball-Rokeach, Sandra.
ISBN 0791453235 alkaline paper
0791453243 paperback alkaline paper
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