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

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

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
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes how the origins and development of the three major professional team sports in the United States have reflected human psychological needs and social and economic changes in the United States
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mandelbaum, Michael
Dewey number
796.04/4/0973
Index
index present
LC call number
GV706.5
LC item number
.M345 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Professional sports
  • Baseball
  • Football
  • Basketball
  • National characteristics, American
  • Sport
  • Sociale aspecten
  • Sportsociologie
  • American Football
  • Soziologie
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • United States
Label
The meaning of sports : why Americans watch baseball, football, and basketball, and what they see when they do, Michael Mandelbaum, (electronic resource)
Link
http://sfpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=5202F757-4E98-40C8-9F0D-F34B2AA4A166
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [285]-320) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
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
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 332 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780786738847
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)772430650
Label
The meaning of sports : why Americans watch baseball, football, and basketball, and what they see when they do, Michael Mandelbaum, (electronic resource)
Link
http://sfpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=5202F757-4E98-40C8-9F0D-F34B2AA4A166
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [285]-320) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
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
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 332 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780786738847
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)772430650

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