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Title Sports and the racial divide [e-book] African American and Latino experience in an era of change / edited by Michael E. Lomax.
Publication Info. Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, c2008. (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2012)
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Description 1 online resource (xxxix, 220 p. )
Series UPCC book collections on Project MUSE.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: The African American and Latino athlete in Post-World War II America : a historical review / Michael E. Lomax -- New Orleans, new football league, and new attitudes : the American Football League all-star game boycott, January 1965 / Maureen Smith -- Battles for control over Muhammad Ali's career and image / Michael Ezra -- Bedazzle them with brilliance, bamboozle them with bull : Harry Edwards, black power, and the revolt of the black athlete revisited / Michael E. Lomax -- The Black Panther party and the revolt of the black athlete : sport and revolutionary consciousness / Ron Briley -- Dark spirits : the emergence of cultural nationalism on the sidelines and on campus / Kurt Edward Kemper -- Title IX and African American female athletes / Sarah K. Fields -- Mexican baseball teams in the Midwest, 1916-1965 : the politics of cultural survival and civil rights / Richard Santillan -- Roberto Clemente : images, identity, and legacy / Samuel O. Regalado -- The pigskin pulpito : a brief overview of the experiences of Mexican American high school football coaches in Texas / Jorge Iber -- Conclusion: A contested terrain : the sporting experiences of African American and Latino athletes in Post-World War II America / Billy Hawkins.
Note Description based on print version record.
Access Remote access limited to New York Society Library members with a username and password.
Subject Mexican American athletes -- History.
African American athletes -- History.
Discrimination in sports -- United States -- History.
Genre or Form Electronic books.
Added Author Lomax, Michael E.
Project Muse.
ISBN 9781604730142 (cloth : alk. paper)
1604730145 (cloth : alk. paper)