More than a game : a history of the African American experience in sport / David K. Wiggins.
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- 1 of 1 copy available at Beaufort County Library System.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Beaufort - Bluffton Branch||796.096 WIG (Text)||0530006172204||Adult Non-Fiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781442248960
- ISBN: 1442248963
- Physical Description: ix, 301 pages ; 24 cm.
- Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, 
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Establishing the boundaries of sport : slavery's lasting legacy -- Freedom to participate on an unlevel playing field -- Sport behind the walls of segregation -- Striving to be full participants in Americas pastimes -- Reintegration of sport and its aftermath -- Sport and the civil rights movement -- Race, Black athletes, and the globalization of sport -- An altered athletic landscape.
"More than a Game discusses how African American men and women sought to participate in sport and what that participation meant to them, the African American community, and the country. It discusses the varied experiences of African Americans in sport and how their participation has both reflected and changed views of race" -- publisher.
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