Sociology Of Sports

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By David J. Leonard,C. Richard King,David L. Andrews,C.L Cole,Lisa Guerrero,Samantha King,Kyle W. Kusz,Stacy L. Lorenz,Anoop Mirpuri,Ronald L. Mower,Rod Murray,Jared Sexton,Michael L. Silk,Nancy E. Spencer

Commodified and Criminalized examines the centrality of recreation to discussions of racial ideologies and racist practices within the twenty first century. It disputes widely used refrains of racial development, arguing that athletes sit down in a contradictory place masked via the logics of latest racism and dominant white racial frames. members talk about athletes starting from Tiger Woods and Serena Williams to Freddy Adu and Shani Davis.

Through dynamic case experiences, Commodified and Criminalized unpacks the dialog among black athletes and colorblind discourse, whereas hard the assumptions of up to date activities tradition. The participants during this provocative assortment push the dialog past the enjoying box and past the racial panorama of activities tradition to discover the connections among activities representations and a broader background of racialized violence.

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