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The Resource $40 million slaves : the rise, fall, and redemption of the black athlete, William C. Rhoden

$40 million slaves : the rise, fall, and redemption of the black athlete, William C. Rhoden

Label
$40 million slaves : the rise, fall, and redemption of the black athlete
Title
$40 million slaves
Title remainder
the rise, fall, and redemption of the black athlete
Statement of responsibility
William C. Rhoden
Title variation
  • Forty million dollar slaves
  • Rise, fall, and redemption of the black athlete
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A critical analysis of African Americans in sports argues that every advance by black athletes has been countered by a setback and that black youngsters who are brought into big-time programs are exploited by the media and team owners
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rhoden, William C
Dewey number
796/.08996073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV583
LC item number
.R46 2006b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American athletes
  • Sports
  • Discrimination in sports
  • African American athletes
Label
$40 million slaves : the rise, fall, and redemption of the black athlete, William C. Rhoden
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Introduction -- Chapter 1: Race begins: Dilemma of illusion -- Chapter 2: Plantation: Dilemma of physical bondage -- Chapter 3: Jockey syndrome: Dilemma of exclusion -- Chapter 4: Negro leagues: Dilemma of myopia -- Chapter 5: Integration: Dilemma of inclusion without power -- Chapter 6: Style: Dilemma of appropriation -- Chapter 7: Conveyor belt: Dilemma of alienation -- Chapter 8: River Jordan: Dilemma of neutrality -- Chapter 9: Ain't I a woman?: Dilemma of the double burden -- Chapter 10: $40 million slave: Dilemma of wealth without control -- Chapter 11: One who got away?: Dilemma of ownership -- Epilogue -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Acknowledgments -- Index
Control code
sky268289313
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
xiii, 286 pages
Isbn
9780307353146
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
ab 01/19
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
sky268289313
Label
$40 million slaves : the rise, fall, and redemption of the black athlete, William C. Rhoden
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Introduction -- Chapter 1: Race begins: Dilemma of illusion -- Chapter 2: Plantation: Dilemma of physical bondage -- Chapter 3: Jockey syndrome: Dilemma of exclusion -- Chapter 4: Negro leagues: Dilemma of myopia -- Chapter 5: Integration: Dilemma of inclusion without power -- Chapter 6: Style: Dilemma of appropriation -- Chapter 7: Conveyor belt: Dilemma of alienation -- Chapter 8: River Jordan: Dilemma of neutrality -- Chapter 9: Ain't I a woman?: Dilemma of the double burden -- Chapter 10: $40 million slave: Dilemma of wealth without control -- Chapter 11: One who got away?: Dilemma of ownership -- Epilogue -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Acknowledgments -- Index
Control code
sky268289313
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
xiii, 286 pages
Isbn
9780307353146
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
ab 01/19
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
sky268289313

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