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Sports in American Life: A History, 3rd Edition

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Sports in American Life: A History, 3rd Edition

Sports in American Life: A History, 3rd Edition by Richard O. Davies
English | May 23rd, 2016 | ASIN: B01G4EIB42, ISBN: 1118912373 | 498 pages | EPUB | 17.65 MB

The third edition of author Richard O. Davies' highly praised narrative of American sports, Sports in American Life: A History, features extensive revisions and updates to its presentation of an interpretative history of the relationship of sports to the larger themes of U.S. history. Updated include a new section on concussions caused by contact sports and new biographies of John Wooden and Joe Paterno.

• Features extensive revisions and updates, along with a leaner, faster-paced narrative than previous editions
• Addresses the social, economic, and cultural interaction between sports and gender, race, class, and other larger issues
• Provides expanded coverage of college sports, women in sports, race and racism in organized sports, and soccer's sharp rise in popularity
• Features an all-new section that tackles the growing controversy of head injuries and concussions caused by contact sports

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