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|Genre/Form:||Conference papers and proceedings
|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
North American Society for the Sociology of Sport. Conference (3rd : 1982 : Toronto, Ont.).
Sport and the sociological imagination.
Fort Worth : Texas Christian University Press, ©1984
|Material Type:||Conference publication|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Nancy Theberge; Peter Donnelly; North American Society for the Sociology of Sport. Conference
|Description:||xv, 384 pages ; 23 cm|
|Contents:||The sociological imagination and the imaginative sociologist / Allen Guttmann --
The sociological imagination, the new journalism and sport / Alan Tomlinson --
Images of women in Canadian sports fiction / Robert G. Hollands --
Materialism and the comprehension of gender-related issues in sport / Rob Beamish --
Towards a feminist analysis of gender inequality in sport / M. Ann Hall --
Gender and the political economy of Canadian sport / Cathy Bray --
Studying gender in sport : a feminist perspective / Susan Birrell --
Participation in sport and the reduction of racial prejudices : contact theory, superordinate goals hypothesis or wishful thinking? / C. Roger Rees and Andrew Miracle --
"A kind of precipitate waddle" : early opposition to women running / Helen Lenskyj --
Handicapism and sport : new directions for sport sociology research / Howard L. Nixon, II --
Social justice in sport : the norm of expected inequity / Mary E. Duquin. The evolution of federal government policies toward sport nad culture in Canada : a comparison / C.E.S. Franks and Donald Macintosh --
The uneasy partnership of cities and professional sport : public policy considerations / Arthur Johnson --
The distribution of athletic scholarships among women in intercollegiate sport / Jay J. Coakely and Patricia L. Pacey --
Athletic retirement as social death : concepts and perspectives / Edwin Rosenberg --
Athletic retirement as social death : an overview / Stephen Lerch --
Age and sport participation : decline in participation with age or increased specialization with age? / James E. Curtis and Philip G. White --
Career contingencies : examining patterns of involvement / Robert Prus --
Equipment as a feature of social control in the sport of bicycle racing / Edward Albert --
Extracurricular participation, educational destinies and early job outcomes / Norman R. Okihiro --
Does running go against the family grain? National survey results of marital status and running / Barbara A. Brown and James E. Curtis --
Sociological profiles of marathoneers / William McTeer and James E. Curtis.
|Responsibility:||edited by Nancy Theberge and Peter Donnelly.|