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Sex, violence & power in sports

rethinking masculinity

by Michael A. Messner

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Published by Crossing Press in Freedom, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sports -- Sociological aspects,
  • Sports -- Psychological aspects,
  • Masculinity in sports,
  • Violence in sports,
  • Gay athletes,
  • Power (Social sciences)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 219).

    Other titlesSex, violence, and power in sports.
    StatementMichael A. Messner & Donald F. Sabo.
    ContributionsSabo, Donald F.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV706.5 .M47 1994
    The Physical Object
    Pagination220 p. :
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1094128M
    ISBN 100895946890, 0895946882
    LC Control Number94018562

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