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Author Zirin, Dave
Title What's my name, fool? : sports and resistance in the United States / Dave Zirin
Imprint Chicago : Haymarket Books, 2005
book jacket
 Euro-Am Studies Lib  306.483 Z68 2005    AVAILABLE  -  30500101322405
Descript 293 p. : ill. ; 20 cm
Note Foreword / by David Meggyesy -- Introduction: Sports - an offer we can't refuse -- It all starts with Lester Rodney -- Jackie Robinson and the politics of stealing home -- Rumble young man rumble : Muhammad Ali and the 1960s -- The 1968 olympics raise the bar -- We just really hate to lose : unions and sports -- In the shadow of Ali : sports, war, and resistance today -- Gone with the wind? : sports, race, and the modern athlete -- Taking care of t.c.b. : sports, sexism, and gay bashing -- Games that bosses play -- Stir of echoes : a new sporting resistance? -- Afterword: We are the greatest
Subject Sports -- Social aspects -- United States
Sports -- Social aspects
Alt Title Sports and resistance in the United States
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