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The Resource Defending the American way of life : sport, culture, and the Cold War, edited by Toby C. Rider and Kevin B. Witherspoon

Defending the American way of life : sport, culture, and the Cold War, edited by Toby C. Rider and Kevin B. Witherspoon

Label
Defending the American way of life : sport, culture, and the Cold War
Title
Defending the American way of life
Title remainder
sport, culture, and the Cold War
Statement of responsibility
edited by Toby C. Rider and Kevin B. Witherspoon
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
306.4/83
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV706.34
LC item number
.D43 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rider, Toby C.
  • Witherspoon, Kevin B.
Series statement
Sport, culture, & society
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nationalism and sports
  • Sports
  • Sports
  • Sports
  • Olympics
  • Nationalism and sports
  • Olympics
  • Sports
  • Sports
  • Sports
  • United States
Label
Defending the American way of life : sport, culture, and the Cold War, edited by Toby C. Rider and Kevin B. Witherspoon
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Introduction : sport and American cold war culture / Toby C. Rider & Kevin Witherspoon -- Projecting America : sport and early U.S. cold war propaganda, 1947-1960 / Toby C. Rider -- Millard Lampell : from football to the blacklist / Dennis Gildea -- The "big arms" race : doping and the cold war defense of American exceptionalism / John T. Gleaves & Matthew P. Llewellyn -- Preserving "the American way" : Gerald R. Ford, the President's Commission on Olympic Sports, and the fight against state-funded sport in America / Nevada Cooke & Robert K. Barney -- "Wolves in skirts?" : sex testing in cold war women's sport / Lindsay Parks Pieper -- America's team : the U.S. Women's National Basketball Team confronts the Soviets, 1958-1969 / Kevin B. Witherspoon -- To win one for the Gipper : football and the fashioning of a cold warrior / Katelyn Aguilar -- "An outstanding representative of America" : Mal Whitfield and America's Black sports ambassadors in Africa / Kevin B. Witherspoon -- "One of the greatest ambassadors that the United States has ever sent abroad" : Wilma Rudolph, American athletic icon for the cold war and civil rights movement / Cat Ariail -- Defying the cultural boycott : Arthur Ashe, the anti-apartheid activist / Damion L. Thomas -- Sport is not so separate from politics : diplomatic manipulation of Germany's postwar return to the Olympic movement / Heather L. Dichter -- Sport and American foreign policy during the 1960s / Thomas M. Hunt -- In defense of a neoliberal America: Ronald Reagan, domestic policy, and the Soviet boycott of the 1984 Los Angeles Olympic Games / Bradley J. Congelio -- Olympic spectacles in the next "American century" : sport and nationalism in a post-cold war world / Mark Dyreson
Control code
on1038404863
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 305 pages
Isbn
9781682260777
Lccn
2018010578
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1038404863
Label
Defending the American way of life : sport, culture, and the Cold War, edited by Toby C. Rider and Kevin B. Witherspoon
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Introduction : sport and American cold war culture / Toby C. Rider & Kevin Witherspoon -- Projecting America : sport and early U.S. cold war propaganda, 1947-1960 / Toby C. Rider -- Millard Lampell : from football to the blacklist / Dennis Gildea -- The "big arms" race : doping and the cold war defense of American exceptionalism / John T. Gleaves & Matthew P. Llewellyn -- Preserving "the American way" : Gerald R. Ford, the President's Commission on Olympic Sports, and the fight against state-funded sport in America / Nevada Cooke & Robert K. Barney -- "Wolves in skirts?" : sex testing in cold war women's sport / Lindsay Parks Pieper -- America's team : the U.S. Women's National Basketball Team confronts the Soviets, 1958-1969 / Kevin B. Witherspoon -- To win one for the Gipper : football and the fashioning of a cold warrior / Katelyn Aguilar -- "An outstanding representative of America" : Mal Whitfield and America's Black sports ambassadors in Africa / Kevin B. Witherspoon -- "One of the greatest ambassadors that the United States has ever sent abroad" : Wilma Rudolph, American athletic icon for the cold war and civil rights movement / Cat Ariail -- Defying the cultural boycott : Arthur Ashe, the anti-apartheid activist / Damion L. Thomas -- Sport is not so separate from politics : diplomatic manipulation of Germany's postwar return to the Olympic movement / Heather L. Dichter -- Sport and American foreign policy during the 1960s / Thomas M. Hunt -- In defense of a neoliberal America: Ronald Reagan, domestic policy, and the Soviet boycott of the 1984 Los Angeles Olympic Games / Bradley J. Congelio -- Olympic spectacles in the next "American century" : sport and nationalism in a post-cold war world / Mark Dyreson
Control code
on1038404863
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 305 pages
Isbn
9781682260777
Lccn
2018010578
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1038404863

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