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The Resource Sex, violence & power in sports : rethinking masculinity, Michael A. Messner & Donald F. Sabo

Sex, violence & power in sports : rethinking masculinity, Michael A. Messner & Donald F. Sabo

Label
Sex, violence & power in sports : rethinking masculinity
Title
Sex, violence & power in sports
Title remainder
rethinking masculinity
Statement of responsibility
Michael A. Messner & Donald F. Sabo
Title variation
Sex, violence, and power in sports
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the effect of sports in shaping men's attitudes toward women and violence
Cataloging source
DLC
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Messner, Michael A
Dewey number
306.4/83
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV706.5
LC item number
.M47 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sabo, Donald F
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sports
  • Sports
  • Masculinity in sports
  • Violence in sports
  • Gay athletes
  • Power (Social sciences)
Label
Sex, violence & power in sports : rethinking masculinity, Michael A. Messner & Donald F. Sabo
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 219)
Contents
Our stories. The best years of my life ; Indignities: a short story ; Ah, ya throw like a girl! -- Sexuality and power. the myth of the sexual athlete ; Women in the men's locker room? ; Sin and redemption: the Sugar Ray Leonard wife-abuse story ; Riding with the spur posse -- Violence, pain and injury. Why Rocky III? ; Pigskin, patriarch, and pain ; When bodies are weapons -- Gay athletes and homophobia. The politics of homophobia in sport ; Gay athletes and the Gay Games: an interview with Tom Waddell ; AIDS, homophobia, and sports -- Marginal men. Sports and the politics of inequality ; White men misbehaving: feminism, Afrocentrism, and the promise of a critical standpoint ; Seen but not heard: Black men in sports media ; Doing time doing masculinity: sports and prison -- Changing sports, changing men. Getting beyond exercise as work ; Jocks in the men's movement? ; Feminist analysis of men in sports ; Boys and girls together: the promise and limits of equal opportunity in sports ; Different stakes: men's pursuit of gender equity in sports ; Changing men through changing sports: an eleven-point strategy -- Selected readings on men, gender, and sports -- Resources and organizations
Control code
ocm30399589
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
220 p.
Isbn
9780895946881
Isbn Type
(paper)
Lccn
94018562
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 380830
  • (OCoLC)30399589
Label
Sex, violence & power in sports : rethinking masculinity, Michael A. Messner & Donald F. Sabo
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 219)
Contents
Our stories. The best years of my life ; Indignities: a short story ; Ah, ya throw like a girl! -- Sexuality and power. the myth of the sexual athlete ; Women in the men's locker room? ; Sin and redemption: the Sugar Ray Leonard wife-abuse story ; Riding with the spur posse -- Violence, pain and injury. Why Rocky III? ; Pigskin, patriarch, and pain ; When bodies are weapons -- Gay athletes and homophobia. The politics of homophobia in sport ; Gay athletes and the Gay Games: an interview with Tom Waddell ; AIDS, homophobia, and sports -- Marginal men. Sports and the politics of inequality ; White men misbehaving: feminism, Afrocentrism, and the promise of a critical standpoint ; Seen but not heard: Black men in sports media ; Doing time doing masculinity: sports and prison -- Changing sports, changing men. Getting beyond exercise as work ; Jocks in the men's movement? ; Feminist analysis of men in sports ; Boys and girls together: the promise and limits of equal opportunity in sports ; Different stakes: men's pursuit of gender equity in sports ; Changing men through changing sports: an eleven-point strategy -- Selected readings on men, gender, and sports -- Resources and organizations
Control code
ocm30399589
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
220 p.
Isbn
9780895946881
Isbn Type
(paper)
Lccn
94018562
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 380830
  • (OCoLC)30399589

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