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Sports in America : recreation, business, education, and controversy

Author: Stephen Meyer
Publisher: Farmington Hills, Mich. : Gale, Cengage Learning, [2016] ©2016
Series: Information Plus reference series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 2016 editionView all editions and formats
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Explores the role of sports in American society. Covers participation and attendance at sporting events; the sports industry; illegal gambling and performance-enhancing drugs; and student athletes.
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Genre/Form: Statistics
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Meyer
ISBN: 9781573026727 1573026727
OCLC Number: 947855301
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 150 pages) : illustrations, maps.
Contents: Chapter 1. Sports in American society : an overview --
chapter 2. Sports participation and attendance --
chapter 3. Sports and the media --
chapter 4. Professional team sports --
chapter 5. Other professional sports --
chapter 6. College, high school, and youth sports --
chapter 7. The olympics --
chapter 8. Sports and health --
chapter 9. Performance-enhancing drugs --
chapter 10. Sports and gambling.
Series Title: Information Plus reference series.
Responsibility: Stephen Meyer.

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Explores the role of sports in American society. Covers participation and attendance at sporting events; the sports industry; illegal gambling and performance-enhancing drugs; and student athletes.

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