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|All Authors / Contributors:||
Peter Finley; Laura Finley
|Description:||xxiv, 199 s.|
|Contents:||Introduction: the big, bad, world of sports --
The sports ethic --
Eating disorders and playing while hurt --
Cheating, dirty-play, and on-field violence --
Recruiting scandals and academic fraud --
Racism, sexism, and classism --
Stadium finance --
Conclusions and recommendations.
|Responsibility:||Peter Finley, Laura Finley|
"The sports industry in the United States is among the 11 largest industries in the United States. This gross commercialization of sports has led to a host of ills from the professional level down