skip to content
Are players' unions good for professional sports leagues? Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Are players' unions good for professional sports leagues?

Author: Thomas Riggs
Publisher: Detroit, MI : Greenhaven Press, ©2013.
Series: At issue., Sports.
Edition/Format:   Book : Juvenile audience : English
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
"Are Players' Unions Good for Professional Sports Leagues?: Books in this anthology series focus a wide range of viewpoints onto a single controversial issue, providing in-depth discussions by leading advocates, a quick grounding in the issues, and a challenge to critical thinking skills"--
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Riggs
ISBN: 9780737764161 0737764163 9780737764178 0737764171
OCLC Number: 783170459
Description: 110 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Players' unions make professional sports more competitive and fair / Timothy L. Epstein --
Players' unions make professional sports too expensive for fans / Ben Shapiro --
Football's future if the players win / Roger Goodell --
Players' unions protect owners, not players or fans / Arn Tellem --
Agents, not unions, are the cause of NBA labor strife / Kevin Ding --
NBA labor issues are based in racism / David J. Leonard --
Fans are the real victims of sports labor strife / Sally Jenkins --
Fans will always return after a sports labor dispute / David J. Berri, Martin B. Schmidt, Stacey L. Brook --
The success of the NFL proves collective bargaining benefits everyone / David Madland, Nick Bunker --
NFL labor dispute reflects wider rift between workers and employers / Michael Schottey --
Players' unions encourage perpetual labor strife / Richard A. Epstein --
Players unions give athletes a voice that non-union workers don't have / Paul Frymer, Dorian T. Warren --
Adopting European system would eliminate labor issues in US sports / David Berri --
Make the fans the owners: a long-term solution for the NFL / Roger Groves.
Series Title: At issue., Sports.
Responsibility: Thomas Riggs and company, book editor.

Abstract:

"Are Players' Unions Good for Professional Sports Leagues?: Books in this anthology series focus a wide range of viewpoints onto a single controversial issue, providing in-depth discussions by leading advocates, a quick grounding in the issues, and a challenge to critical thinking skills"--

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/783170459>
library:oclcnum"783170459"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/783170459>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010108591>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Professional sports--Law and legislation--United States"@en
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010108590>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Professional sports--Economic aspects--United States"@en
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:contributor
schema:copyrightYear"2013"
schema:datePublished"2013"
schema:description""Are Players' Unions Good for Professional Sports Leagues?: Books in this anthology series focus a wide range of viewpoints onto a single controversial issue, providing in-depth discussions by leading advocates, a quick grounding in the issues, and a challenge to critical thinking skills"--"@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1098229009>
schema:genre"Juvenile works"@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Are players' unions good for professional sports leagues?"@en
schema:numberOfPages"110"
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.