King Football: Sport and Spectacle in the Golden Age of Radio and Newsreels, Movies and Magazines, the Weekly and the Daily Press / Edition 1

King Football: Sport and Spectacle in the Golden Age of Radio and Newsreels, Movies and Magazines, the Weekly and the Daily Press / Edition 1

by Michael Oriard
     
 

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King Football: Sport and Spectacle in the Golden Age of Radio and Newsreels, Movies and Magazines, the Weekly and the Daily Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807855454
Publisher:
The University of North Carolina Press
Publication date:
02/28/2004
Edition description:
1
Pages:
512
Sales rank:
1,105,939
Product dimensions:
5.92(w) x 9.02(h) x 1.16(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction1
Pt. IIn the Kingdom of Football
Ch. 1Reading, Watching, and Listening to Football23
Ch. 2Local Football65
Ch. 3Who Cares about Reform?101
Ch. 4Players' or Coaches' - Whose Game Is It?126
Ch. 5Gridiron, U.S.A.162
Ch. 6Sanctioning Savagery199
Pt. IIWhat We Think About When We Think About Football
Ch. 7Class?225
Ch. 8Ethnicity255
Ch. 9Race283
Ch. 10Masculinity328
Epilogue: Into the Age of Television364
App. AFootball Films, 1920-1960371
App. BFootball Covers on the Saturday Evening Post and Collier's, 1920-1960374
App. CFootball Fiction in the Saturday Evening Post and Collier's, 1920-1960378
Notes383
Bibliography435
Index471

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