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The Resource The meaning of sports : why Americans watch baseball, football, and basketball, and what they see when they do, Michael Mandelbaum

The meaning of sports : why Americans watch baseball, football, and basketball, and what they see when they do, Michael Mandelbaum

Label
The meaning of sports : why Americans watch baseball, football, and basketball, and what they see when they do
Title
The meaning of sports
Title remainder
why Americans watch baseball, football, and basketball, and what they see when they do
Statement of responsibility
Michael Mandelbaum
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
TET
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mandelbaum, Michael
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Professional sports
  • Baseball
  • Football
  • Basketball
  • National characteristics, American
Label
The meaning of sports : why Americans watch baseball, football, and basketball, and what they see when they do, Michael Mandelbaum
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in hardback: c2004
Bar code
  • 31223123558414
  • 31223072488936
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [303]-340) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. A variety of religious experience -- A modern creation -- Diversion and clarity -- Shining examples -- The rise of team sports -- The Atlantic Gulf -- 2. Baseball : the remembrance of things past -- The traditional game -- The individual's game -- The golden age -- Artists and scientists -- The silver age -- 3. Football : the spectacle of violence -- The industrial game -- The war game -- The college game -- The coach's game -- The golden age -- 4. Basketball : the chemistry of teamwork -- The post-industrial game -- The generic game -- The latecomer -- The grass roots -- The golden age -- The future of sports
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xviii, 352 p.
Isbn
9781586483302
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
60607757
Label
The meaning of sports : why Americans watch baseball, football, and basketball, and what they see when they do, Michael Mandelbaum
Publication
Note
Originally published in hardback: c2004
Bar code
  • 31223123558414
  • 31223072488936
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [303]-340) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. A variety of religious experience -- A modern creation -- Diversion and clarity -- Shining examples -- The rise of team sports -- The Atlantic Gulf -- 2. Baseball : the remembrance of things past -- The traditional game -- The individual's game -- The golden age -- Artists and scientists -- The silver age -- 3. Football : the spectacle of violence -- The industrial game -- The war game -- The college game -- The coach's game -- The golden age -- 4. Basketball : the chemistry of teamwork -- The post-industrial game -- The generic game -- The latecomer -- The grass roots -- The golden age -- The future of sports
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xviii, 352 p.
Isbn
9781586483302
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
60607757

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