Sport and Culture

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  1. Built To Win

    Built To Win

    The Female Athlete As Cultural Icon

    Written by Leslie Heywood, Contributions by Shari L. Dworkin

    Series Sport and Culture

    University of Minnesota Press

    The sculpted speed of Marion Jones. The grit and agility of Mia Hamm. The slam-dunk style of Lisa Leslie. The skill and finesse of these sports figures are widely admired, no longer causing the puzzlement and discomfort directed... Learn More
    Published: 3rd June 2003
    Paperback | £18.99
  2. Taking The Field
    In the past, when sport simply excluded girls, the equation of males with active athletic power and of females with weakness and passivity seemed to come easily, almost naturally. Now, however, with girlsOCO and womenOCOs dramatic... Learn More
    Published: 17th July 2002
    Paperback | £18.99
  3. Imagined Olympians
    Published: 12th March 2002
    Hardback | £61.00
    Paperback | £21.99
  4. To Show What An Indian Can Do
    The Carlisle Indian School and the Haskell Institute in Kansas were among the many federally operated boarding schools enacting the U.S. government's education policy toward Native Americans from the late nineteenth to the mid-twentieth... Learn More
    Published: 16th November 2000
    Hardback | £46.00
  5. Pretty Good For A Girl
    Published: 14th December 1999
    Paperback | £18.99