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The Resource Making the American team : sport, culture, and the Olympic experience, Mark Dyreson

Making the American team : sport, culture, and the Olympic experience, Mark Dyreson

Label
Making the American team : sport, culture, and the Olympic experience
Title
Making the American team
Title remainder
sport, culture, and the Olympic experience
Statement of responsibility
Mark Dyreson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dyreson, Mark
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Sport and society
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  • Sports
  • Nationalism and sports
  • Sports
  • Olympics
Label
Making the American team : sport, culture, and the Olympic experience, Mark Dyreson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [209]-252) and index
Contents
Inventing the sporting republic -- Athens, 1896 : "See the conquering heroes come" -- Paris, 1900 : exhibiting American athletic nationalism -- St. Louis, 1904 : an "all-American" Olympics -- The limits of universal claims : how class, gender, race, and ethnicity shaped the sporting republic -- Athens, 1906, and London, 1908 : Uncle Sam was all right -- Stockholm, 1912 : the sporting republic's zenith -- The idea of a sporting republic : athletic technology, American political culture, and progressive visions of civilization -- The decline of the sporting republic
Control code
97004663
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 269 p.
Isbn
9780252023491
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
97004663
System control number
(nzNZBN)10124209
Label
Making the American team : sport, culture, and the Olympic experience, Mark Dyreson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [209]-252) and index
Contents
Inventing the sporting republic -- Athens, 1896 : "See the conquering heroes come" -- Paris, 1900 : exhibiting American athletic nationalism -- St. Louis, 1904 : an "all-American" Olympics -- The limits of universal claims : how class, gender, race, and ethnicity shaped the sporting republic -- Athens, 1906, and London, 1908 : Uncle Sam was all right -- Stockholm, 1912 : the sporting republic's zenith -- The idea of a sporting republic : athletic technology, American political culture, and progressive visions of civilization -- The decline of the sporting republic
Control code
97004663
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 269 p.
Isbn
9780252023491
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
97004663
System control number
(nzNZBN)10124209

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