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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Sport and postmodern times.
Albany : State University of New York Press, ©1998
|Material Type:||Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
|Description:||1 online resource (xxi, 399 pages).|
|Contents:||Postmodernism and the possibilities for writing "vital" sports texts / Toni Bruce --
"How do you warm-up for a stretch class?": sub/in/di/verting hegemonic shoves toward sport / Nate Kohn and Synthia Sydnor --
Born-again sport: ethics in biographical research / Robert Rinehart --
Representing black masculinity and urban possibilities: racism, realism, and Hoop dreams / Cheryl L. Cole and Samantha King --
Lesbians and locker rooms: the subjective experiences of lesbians in sport / Caroline Fusco --
Colonizing the feminine: Nike's intersections of postfeminism and hyperconsumption / Mélisse R. Lafrance --
Seismography of the postmodern condition: three theses on the implosion of sport / Geneviève Rail --
Sex, lies, and videotape: the political and cultural economies of celebrity fitness videos / Margaret MacNeill --
Excavating Michael Jordan: notes on a critical pedagogy of sporting representation / David Andrews --
Baudrillard, "Amérique," and the hyperreal World Cup / Steve Redhead --
Instrumental rationalization of human movement: an archeological approach / Jacques Gleyse --
Addiction, exercise, and cyborgs: technologies of deviant bodies / Cheryl L. Cole --
Post-sport: transgressing boundaries in physical culture / Brian Pronger --
In search of the sports bar: masculinity, alcohol, sports, and the mediation of public space / Lawrence A. Wenner --
Rap and dialectical relations: culture, subculture, power, and counter-power / Nancy Midol --
Hassiba Boulmerka and Islamic green: international sports, cultural differences, and their postmodern interpretation / William J. Morgan --
(Ir)relevant ring: the symbolic consumption of the Olympic logo in postmodern media culture / Rob VanWynsberghe and Ian Ritchie.
|Series Title:||SUNY series on sport, culture, and social relations.|
|Responsibility:||edited by Geneviève Rail.|
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