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Crafting patriotism for global dominance : America at the Olympics, Mark Dyreson

Label
Crafting patriotism for global dominance : America at the Olympics
Title
Crafting patriotism for global dominance
Title remainder
America at the Olympics
Statement of responsibility
Mark Dyreson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dyreson, Mark
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Sport in the global society
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  • Olympics
  • Olympics
  • Olympics
  • Nationalism and sports
Label
Crafting patriotism for global dominance : America at the Olympics, Mark Dyreson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
1. Prologue: Crafting Patriotism - America at the Olympic Games -- 2. 'This Flag Dips for No Earthly King': The Mysterious Origins of an American Myth -- 3. 'To Dip or Not to Dip': The American Flag at the Olympic Games Since 1936 -- 4. 'America's Athletic Missionaries': Political Performance, Olympic Spectacle and the Quest for an American National Culture, 1896-1912 -- 5. Return to the Melting Pot: An Old American Olympic Story -- 6. Prolegomena to Jesse Owens: American Ideas About Race and Olympic Races from the 1890s to the 1920s -- 7. American Ideas About Race and Olympic Races in the Era of Jesse Owens: Shattering Myths or Reinforcing Scientific Racism? -- 8. Johnny Weissmuller and the Old Global Capitalism: The Origins of the Federal Blueprint for Selling American Culture to the World -- 9. Marketing Weissmuller to the World: Hollywood's Olympics and Federal Schemes for Americanization through Sport -- 10. Epilogue: Crafting Patriotism - Meditations on 'Californication' and Other Trends
Control code
12460894
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xiv, 184 p.
Isbn
9780415445689
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn220015792
  • (OCoLC)220015792
  • (BNAtoc)B6835994
Label
Crafting patriotism for global dominance : America at the Olympics, Mark Dyreson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
1. Prologue: Crafting Patriotism - America at the Olympic Games -- 2. 'This Flag Dips for No Earthly King': The Mysterious Origins of an American Myth -- 3. 'To Dip or Not to Dip': The American Flag at the Olympic Games Since 1936 -- 4. 'America's Athletic Missionaries': Political Performance, Olympic Spectacle and the Quest for an American National Culture, 1896-1912 -- 5. Return to the Melting Pot: An Old American Olympic Story -- 6. Prolegomena to Jesse Owens: American Ideas About Race and Olympic Races from the 1890s to the 1920s -- 7. American Ideas About Race and Olympic Races in the Era of Jesse Owens: Shattering Myths or Reinforcing Scientific Racism? -- 8. Johnny Weissmuller and the Old Global Capitalism: The Origins of the Federal Blueprint for Selling American Culture to the World -- 9. Marketing Weissmuller to the World: Hollywood's Olympics and Federal Schemes for Americanization through Sport -- 10. Epilogue: Crafting Patriotism - Meditations on 'Californication' and Other Trends
Control code
12460894
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xiv, 184 p.
Isbn
9780415445689
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn220015792
  • (OCoLC)220015792
  • (BNAtoc)B6835994

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