The Cooperstown Symposium on Baseball and American Culture, 2007-2008

The Cooperstown Symposium on Baseball and American Culture, 2007-2008

by William M. Simons
     
 

ISBN-10: 0786435690

ISBN-13: 9780786435692

Pub. Date: 03/16/2009

Publisher: McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers

This anthology gathers selected papers from the 2007 and 2008 meetings of the Cooperstown Symposium on Baseball and American Culture, the long-running academic conference held annually at the National Baseball Hall of Fame. Essays included employ the national pastime to comment on issues transcending the playing field, and are divided into six sections:

Overview

This anthology gathers selected papers from the 2007 and 2008 meetings of the Cooperstown Symposium on Baseball and American Culture, the long-running academic conference held annually at the National Baseball Hall of Fame. Essays included employ the national pastime to comment on issues transcending the playing field, and are divided into six sections: "Cultural Perspectives on the Game," "Literary Baseball," "Baseball at the Movies," "Minority Standard Bearers," "New Leagues," and "The Business of Baseball."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780786435692
Publisher:
McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers
Publication date:
03/16/2009
Series:
Cooperstown Symposium Series, #9
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
278
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.00(d)

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