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The Resource Truth doesn't have a side : my alarming discovery about the danger of contact sports, Dr. Bennet Omalu with Mark Tabb ; foreword by Will Smith

Truth doesn't have a side : my alarming discovery about the danger of contact sports, Dr. Bennet Omalu with Mark Tabb ; foreword by Will Smith

Label
Truth doesn't have a side : my alarming discovery about the danger of contact sports
Title
Truth doesn't have a side
Title remainder
my alarming discovery about the danger of contact sports
Statement of responsibility
Dr. Bennet Omalu with Mark Tabb ; foreword by Will Smith
Title variation
Truth does not have a side
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Offers an account of the author's life, describing his childhood in war-torn Nigeria and the forensic pathology studies that led to his much-criticized findings about the role of concussion in brain disease
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Omalu, Bennet I.
Dewey number
  • 616.80092
  • B
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Tabb, Mark A.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Omalu, Bennet I.
  • Neuropathologists
  • Brain
  • Brain
  • Sports injuries
Label
Truth doesn't have a side : my alarming discovery about the danger of contact sports, Dr. Bennet Omalu with Mark Tabb ; foreword by Will Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-294) 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
Preface: God did not intend for human beings to play football -- My father's son -- Child of war -- To be myself -- Answered prayer -- "Heaven is here, and America is here" -- Welcome to America -- Through the wilderness -- Land of contradictions -- A bold gamble -- Finding myself -- A divine appointment -- Prema -- A game-changing diagnosis -- Nearly over before it begins -- The NFL = Big Tobacco -- "In the name of Christ, stop!" -- The baton is passed -- Marginalized, minimalized, ostracized -- I wish I'd never met Mike Webster -- Finding life in the wilderness -- Omalu goes Hollywood -- Concussion -- From doctor to dad: what will I say when my son asks, "Can I play football, pleeeaaaassse?" -- Afterword: "I bet my medical license that O.J. Simpson has CTE" -- Appendix: Questions from parents about brain trauma and contact sports, especially football
Control code
ocn964502848
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
303 pages
Isbn
9780310351962
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)964502848
Label
Truth doesn't have a side : my alarming discovery about the danger of contact sports, Dr. Bennet Omalu with Mark Tabb ; foreword by Will Smith
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-294) 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
Preface: God did not intend for human beings to play football -- My father's son -- Child of war -- To be myself -- Answered prayer -- "Heaven is here, and America is here" -- Welcome to America -- Through the wilderness -- Land of contradictions -- A bold gamble -- Finding myself -- A divine appointment -- Prema -- A game-changing diagnosis -- Nearly over before it begins -- The NFL = Big Tobacco -- "In the name of Christ, stop!" -- The baton is passed -- Marginalized, minimalized, ostracized -- I wish I'd never met Mike Webster -- Finding life in the wilderness -- Omalu goes Hollywood -- Concussion -- From doctor to dad: what will I say when my son asks, "Can I play football, pleeeaaaassse?" -- Afterword: "I bet my medical license that O.J. Simpson has CTE" -- Appendix: Questions from parents about brain trauma and contact sports, especially football
Control code
ocn964502848
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
303 pages
Isbn
9780310351962
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)964502848

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