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In the game : race, identity, and sports in the twentieth century /

Other Authors: Bass, Amy.
Format: Book
Published: New York, N.Y. : Palgrave Macmillan, 2005.
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Table of Contents:
  • "Richie" Allen, Whitey's ways, and me: a political education in the 1960s / Matthew Frye Jacobson
  • In sports the best man wins: how Joe Louis whupped Jim Crow / Theresa E. Runstedtler
  • Race and silence in Argentine football / Grant Farred
  • Reading and rereading the game: reflections on West Indies cricket / Michael Arthur, Jennifer Scanlon
  • Wa a o, wa ba ski na me ska ta!: "Indian" mascots and the pathology of anti-indigenous racism / David Anthony Tyeeme Clark
  • Backfield in motion: the transformation of the NFL by black culture / Joel Dinerstein
  • The harmonizing nation: Mexico and the 1968 Olympics / Eric Zolov
  • Courtside: race and basketball in the works of John Edgar Wideman / Tracie Church Guzzio
  • The stepping stone: Larry Holmes, Gerry Cooney, and Rocky / Carlo Rotella.