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In black and white : race and sports in America /

Main Author: Shropshire, Kenneth L.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : New York University Press, 1996
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050 0 0 |a GV706.32  |b .S48 1996 
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100 1 |a Shropshire, Kenneth L. 
245 1 0 |a In black and white :  |b race and sports in America /  |c Kenneth L. Shropshire ; foreword by Kellen Winslow. 
260 |a New York :  |b New York University Press,  |c c1996. 
300 |a xxvii, 212 p. ;  |c 24 cm. 
504 |a Includes bibliographical references (p. 161-203) and index. 
505 0 |a Introduction : the realities of racism and discrimination in America -- The roots of racism and discrimination in sports -- Sitting in with the "good old boys" : ownership -- The front office and anti-discrimination law -- "Fear of a black planet" : the front office -- Color-blind propositions : the collegiate ranks -- "The white man's ice is colder, his sugar sweeter, his water wetter, his medicine better" : sports agents -- The next millennium. 
650 0 |a Discrimination in sports  |z United States. 
650 0 |a Racism  |z United States. 
650 0 |a African Americans  |x Sports. 
653 0 |a Sports  |a Racial discrimination 
653 0 |a United States 
852 0 |b MAIN  |h GV706.32  |i .S48 1996