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Author McKay, Dr. Jim

Title Masculinities, Gender Relations, and Sport
Published Thousand Oaks : SAGE Publications, 2000


Description 1 online resource (346 pages)
Series SAGE Series on Men and Masculinity
SAGE Series on Men and Masculinity
Contents Studying sport, men, and masculinities from feminist standpoints / Jim McKay, Michael A. Messner, and Don Sabo -- Wrestling with gender: physicality and masculinities among inner-city first and second graders / Cynthia A. Hasbrook and Othello Harris -- Moms, sisters, and ladies: women student trainers in men's intercollegiate sport / Stephan R. Walk -- The morality/manhood paradox: masculinity, sport, and the media / Shari Lee Dworkin and Faye Linda Wachs -- Dueling machos: masculinity and sport in Mexican baseball / Alan M. Klein -- "Be a buddy to your buddy": male identity, aggression, and intimacy in a boxing gym / Laurence de Garis -- Researching sports injury: reconstructing dangerous masculinities / Kevin Young and Philip White -- Domestic violence and televised athletic events: "it's a man thing" / Don Sabo, Philip M. Gray, and Linda A. Moore -- Athletic affiliation and violence against women: toward a structured prevention project / Todd Crosset -- Booze and bar fights: a journey to the dark side of college athletics / Timothy Jon Curry -- After the war?: soccer, masculinity, and violence in Northern Ireland / Alan Bairner -- Conceptions of masculinity and gender transgression in sport among adolescent boys: hegemony, contestation, and the social class dynamic / Suzanne Laberge and Mathieu Albert -- Homosexuality and sport: who's winning? / Brian Pronger -- Panic sport and the racialized masculine body / David Rowe, Jim McKay, and Toby Miller / Dennis Rodman, do you feel feminine yet?: Black masculinity, gender transgression, and reproductive rebellion on MTV / Michelle D. Dunbar
Summary Exploring the more sophisticated and nuanced perspective in the era of sports dominance in America, athletics have become both a metaphor and reality of American masculinity. Edited by three of the leading scholars at the intersection of masculinity and sports studies, this volume offers a fascinating articulation on the state of athletics in modern society. Each part of this volume examines a significant arena and tackles some of the most deeply rooted issues within the field of sports. From the mechanisms by which masculinity is interwoven into sports, to the violence encoded within the f
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-317) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Sports -- Social aspects
Sports -- Psychological aspects.
Sex discrimination in sports.
Psychology, Sports
GAMES -- Gambling -- Sports.
SPORTS & RECREATION -- Business Aspects.
TRAVEL -- Special Interest -- Sports.
Sex discrimination in sports.
Sports -- Psychological aspects.
Sports -- Social aspects.
Sports -- Aspect social.
Sports -- Aspect psychologique.
Sexisme dans les sports.
Form Electronic book
Author Messner, Michael A
Sabo, Donald
ISBN 9781452263717