Women and Sports in the United States : A Documentary Reader
By: O''Reilly, Jean.
Contributor(s): Cahn, Susan K.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Lebanon : Northeastern University Press, 2012Description: 1 online resource (409 p.).ISBN: 9781555537876.Subject(s): Sports for women - United States | Sports for women -- United States | Women athletes - United States | Women athletes -- United StatesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Women and Sports in the United States : A Documentary ReaderDDC classification: 796.082 LOC classification: GV709.18.U6 O74 2012Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Title Page; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Timeline: 125 Years of U.S. Women in Sports; Part I | Pioneering Women in Sport; Olympic Women: A Struggle for Recognition; How I Learned to Ride the Bicycle; The World-Beating Vicking Girl of Texas; Playing Nice: Politics and Apologies in Women''s Sports; Pioneers; Riggs Butchered by Ms. King as Promoters Score a Million; "Mia" Culpa: The All-Too Quiet Retirement of Mia Hamm; Part II | Negotiating Masculinity and Femininity: The Female Athlete as Oxymoron; The Significance of Basketball for Women
Are Athletics Making Girls Masculine?: A Practical Answer to a Question Every Girl AsksAll-American Girls Professional Baseball League Rules of Conduct, 1943-1954; Psychosocial Impacts of Athletic Participation on American Women: Facts and Fables; Throwing Like a Girl; Living the Paradox: Femail Athletes Negotiate Femininity and Muscularity; Part III | Competing Bodies: Physiological, Biological and Psychological Issues; Chromosone Count; Closing the Muscle Gap; Understanding the Female Athlete Triad; Women and ACL Injuries: Taking the Bad News with the Good
Catastrophic Injuries in Female Athletes: Cheerleading Leads the ListWomen, Disability, and Sport and Physical Fitness Activity: The Intersection of Gender and Disability Dynamics; Anabolic Steroids: The Gremlins of Sport; Eating Disorders and Gymnastics; The Silence of Great Distance: Women Running Long; Coming Home; Stronger Women; Part IV | Building Inequality into Sport: Institutionalized Bias; Structural Contraints Facing women in Sport; Half-Court Basketball: Power and Sex; "I Can See the Finish Line"; Courting Destiny; The Cold Wars: Inside the Secret World of Figure Skating
Rooting for Michelle: Finding Contradictions at the Winter OlympicsBreaking Cultural Traditions: Culture, Family Play Role in Sports for Latina Girls; On the Rez; Part V | Sexuality and Sport; Changing the Game: Homophobia, Sexism, and Lesbians in Sport; Homophobia Alleged in University of Florida Softball; Less Ugly; Sex, Lies, and Volleyball; In the Buff: Female Athletes Take It All Off; A New Image Exposed; Part VI | The Feminine Image in Sports and Sports Media; Separating the Men from the Girls: The Gendered Language of Televised Sports
Sport and Society Broadcast for Friday, August 16, 1996The Women''s Sports Film as the New Melodrama; It''s Time to Tell the Bloody Truth; Bloodsport: Woman''s First Pro Fight is Her Last; Offesnive Interference; Part VII | Law and Equity: Title IX and Its Aftermath; Title IX, Education Amendments of 1972: Title 20 U.S.C. Sections 1681-1688; Title IX Media Helper: Women's Sports Foundation; Brown University Agrees to Guarantee Participation Rates for Women Athletes and Funding for Contested Women''s Teams; Title IX at 30: Report Card on Gender Equity-Athletics, C+
A Train Wreck Called Title IX
The only anthology available documenting 100 years of women in American sports
Description based upon print version of record.