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Title The 1904 anthropology days and Olympic games : sport, race, and American imperialism / edited by Susan Brownell
Imprint Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, c2008
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  GV706.2 .A17 2008    AVAILABLE    30610020307518
 Euro-Am 3F Western Mat.  796.0973 An869 2008    AVAILABLE  -  30500101386970
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Descript xviii, 471 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm
Series Critical studies in the history of anthropology
Critical studies in the history of anthropology
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 415-449) and index
Introduction : bodies before Boas, sport before the laughter left / Susan Brownell -- A "special Olympics" : testing racial strength and endurance at the 1904 Louisiana Purchase Exposition / Nancy J. Parezo -- The "physical value" of races and nations : anthropology and athletics at the Louisiana Purchase Exposition / Mark Dyreson -- Pierre de Coubertin's concepts of race, nation, and civilization / Otto J. Schantz -- Anthropology days, the construction of whiteness, and American imperialism in the Philippines / Gerald R. Gems -- "From savagery to civic organization" : the nonparticipation of Canadian Indians in the anthropology days of the 1904 St. Louis Olympic Games / Christine M. O'Bonsawin -- "Leav(ing) the white(s) - far behind them" : the girls from Fort Shaw (Montana) Indian School, basketball champions of the 1904 World's Fair / Linda Peavy and Ursula Smith -- Germans and others at the "American games" : problems of national and international representation at the 1904 Olympics / Suzuko Mousel Knott -- Greece and the 1904 "American" Olympics / Alexander Kitroeff -- From the anthropology days to the anthropological Olympics / John Bale -- Olympic anthropology days and the progress of exclusion : toward an anthropology of democracy / Henning Eichberg -- The growth of scientific standards from anthropology days to present days / Jonathan Marks -- Afterword : back to the future / Susan Brownell
Subject Louisiana Purchase Exposition (1904 : Saint Louis, Mo.)
Olympic Games (3rd : 1904 : Saint Louis, Mo.)
Sports -- Anthropological aspects -- United States
Indians of North America -- Exhibitions
Indians of North America -- Public opinion
Ethnology -- United States
United States -- Ethnic relations
United States -- Race relations
United States -- History
Alt Author Brownell, Susan
Alt Title anthropology days and Olympic games : sport, race, and American imperialism
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