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The Resource More than a game : a history of the African American experience in sport, David K. Wiggins

More than a game : a history of the African American experience in sport, David K. Wiggins

Label
More than a game : a history of the African American experience in sport
Title
More than a game
Title remainder
a history of the African American experience in sport
Statement of responsibility
David K. Wiggins
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"More than a Game discusses how African American men and women sought to participate in sport and what that participation meant to them, the African American community, and the country. It discusses the varied experiences of African Americans in sport and how their participation has both reflected and changed views of race" --
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wiggins, David Kenneth
Dewey number
796.089/96073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV583
LC item number
.W5455 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The African American experience
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African American athletes
  • Discrimination in sports
  • African American athletes
  • African American athletes
  • African American athletes
  • Discrimination in sports
  • United States
  • HISTORY / African American
  • HISTORY / United States / 19th Century
  • HISTORY / United States / 20th Century
  • HISTORY / United States / State & Local
  • SPORTS & RECREATION / History
Label
More than a game : a history of the African American experience in sport, David K. Wiggins
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Establishing the boundaries of sport : slavery's lasting legacy -- Freedom to participate on an unlevel playing field -- Sport behind the walls of segregation -- Striving to be full participants in Americas pastimes -- Reintegration of sport and its aftermath -- Sport and the civil rights movement -- Race, Black athletes, and the globalization of sport -- An altered athletic landscape
Control code
on1027809966
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 301 pages
Isbn
9781442248960
Lccn
2018010359
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
  • 40028492761
  • 99978065240
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1027809966
  • (Sirsi) a2057948
Label
More than a game : a history of the African American experience in sport, David K. Wiggins
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Establishing the boundaries of sport : slavery's lasting legacy -- Freedom to participate on an unlevel playing field -- Sport behind the walls of segregation -- Striving to be full participants in Americas pastimes -- Reintegration of sport and its aftermath -- Sport and the civil rights movement -- Race, Black athletes, and the globalization of sport -- An altered athletic landscape
Control code
on1027809966
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 301 pages
Isbn
9781442248960
Lccn
2018010359
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
  • 40028492761
  • 99978065240
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1027809966
  • (Sirsi) a2057948

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