The Use of Sports to Promote the American Way of Life During the Cold War: Cultural Propaganda, 1945-1963 (New ed.)

The Use of Sports to Promote the American Way of Life During the Cold War: Cultural Propaganda, 1945-1963 (New ed.)

By: Russ Crawford (author), Benjamin G. Rader (foreword_author)Hardback

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About Author

Russ Crawford is currently Assistant Professor in the Department of History, Political Science and Criminal Justice, at Ohio Northern University. He received his Ph.D. in History from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Contents

Foreword; Introduction: Sport and the Cold War; 1. Sport and the American Way of Life; 2. Molding America's Youth; 3. Chip Hilton, Cold Warrior; 4. Rehabilitating the American Way: The NCAA and the Myth of Purity; 5. Predicting Loyalty: Sport, the American Way, and Their Opponents; 6. Opportunities Gained: African-Americans and the American Way of Life; 7. Opportunities Lost: Women and the American Way of Life; Epilogue: Bringing It All Together; Bibliography; Index.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780773450745
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 332
  • ID: 9780773450745
  • ISBN10: 0773450742
  • edition: New ed.

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