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More than just peloteros : sport and US Latino communities

Author: Jorge Iber
Publisher: Lubbock, Texas : Texas Tech University Press, 2014.
Series: Sport in the American West.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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""Examines the history of Latino/a athletes in American sports, including baseball, boxing, football, basketball, and horse racing. Also evaluates the role of sports in Spanish-speaking culture in the US."
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jorge Iber
ISBN: 9780896729070 0896729079 9780896729087 0896729087
OCLC Number: 892794699
Description: xiv, 326 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: "Buena gana tenia de ir a jugar": The Recreational World of Early San Antonia, Texas, 1718-1845 / Jesús F. de la Teja --
A Variable of Unwavering Significance: Latinos, African Americans, and the Racial Identity of Kid Chocolate / Enver M. Casimir --
Beyond the Baseball Diamond and Basketball Court: Organized Leisure in Interwar Mexican South Chicago / Michael Innis-Jiménez --
Los Heroes del Barrio: Mexican Americans, Race, and Masculinity in Sports in El Paso, Texas, 1940-1950 / Eduardo García --
"Bad Boy" of Tennis: Richard 'Pancho' González, Racialized Masculinity, and the Print Media in Postwar America / José M. Alamillo --
Courting Success and Realizing the American Dream: Arizona's Mighty Miami High School Championship Basketball Team, 1951 / Christine Marin --
Mexican Americans of South Texas Football: The Athletic and Coaching Careers of E.C. Lerma and Bobby Cavazos, 1932-1965 / Jorge Iber --
Friday Night Rights: South Texas High School Football and the Struggle for Equality, 1930s-1960s / Joel Huerta --
Baseball Players, Organizational Communication, and Cultural Diversity: Organizational Citizenship Behavior in Minor-League Clubhouses / William Harris Ressler --
Major League Soccor Scores and Own Goal in Houston: How Branding a Team Alienated Hispanic and Latino Fans / Ric Jensen and Jason Sosa.
Series Title: Sport in the American West.
Responsibility: edited by Jorge Iber.

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