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
     
 

ISBN-10: 0807855456

ISBN-13: 9780807855454

Pub. Date: 02/28/2004

Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press

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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:
953,493
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x 1.16(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction

Part I. In the Kingdom of Football
Chapter 1. Reading, Watching, and Listening to Football
Chapter 2. Local Football
Chapter 3. Who Cares about Reform?
Chapter 4. Players' or Coaches'—Whose Game Is It?
Chapter 5. Gridiron, U.S.A.
Chapter 6. Sanctioning Savagery

Part II. What We Think About When We Think about Football
Chapter 7. Class?
Chapter 8. Ethnicity
Chapter 9. Race
Chapter 10. Masculinity

Epilogue. Into the Age of Television
Appendix A. Football Films, 1920-1960
Appendix B. Football Covers on the Saturday Evening Post and Collier's, 1920-1960
Appendix C. Football Fiction in the Saturday Evening Post and Collier's, 1920-1960
Notes
Bibliography
Index

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