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The Resource What's my name, fool? : sports and resistance in the United States, Dave Zirin

What's my name, fool? : sports and resistance in the United States, Dave Zirin

Label
What's my name, fool? : sports and resistance in the United States
Title
What's my name, fool?
Title remainder
sports and resistance in the United States
Statement of responsibility
Dave Zirin
Title variation
Sports and resistance in the United States
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing on original interviews, the author examines how a number of athletes are standing up for peace and civil liberty
Cataloging source
DLC
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Zirin, Dave
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Sports
  • Sports
  • Sports
  • United States
Label
What's my name, fool? : sports and resistance in the United States, Dave Zirin
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / by David Meggyesy -- Introduction: Sports -- an offer we can't refuse -- It all starts with Lester Rodney -- Jackie Robinson and the politics of stealing home -- Rumble young man rumble : Muhammad Ali and the 1960s -- The 1968 olympics raise the bar -- We just really hate to lose : unions and sports -- In the shadow of Ali : sports, war, and resistance today -- Gone with the wind? : sports, race, and the modern athlete -- Taking care of t. c.b. : sports, sexism, and gay bashing -- Games that bosses play -- Stir of echoes : a new sporting resistance? -- Afterword: We are the greatest
Control code
ocm59712393
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
293 pages
Isbn
9781931859202
Lccn
2005010553
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
What's my name, fool? : sports and resistance in the United States, Dave Zirin
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / by David Meggyesy -- Introduction: Sports -- an offer we can't refuse -- It all starts with Lester Rodney -- Jackie Robinson and the politics of stealing home -- Rumble young man rumble : Muhammad Ali and the 1960s -- The 1968 olympics raise the bar -- We just really hate to lose : unions and sports -- In the shadow of Ali : sports, war, and resistance today -- Gone with the wind? : sports, race, and the modern athlete -- Taking care of t. c.b. : sports, sexism, and gay bashing -- Games that bosses play -- Stir of echoes : a new sporting resistance? -- Afterword: We are the greatest
Control code
ocm59712393
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
293 pages
Isbn
9781931859202
Lccn
2005010553
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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