Taking Sport Seriously

Taking Sport Seriously

Social Issues in Canadian Sport

Book - 1997
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Publisher: Toronto : Thompson Educational Pub., 1997
ISBN: 9781550770810
Branch Call Number: 306.483/TAK
Alternative Title: Sports : why do we care? / Philip White
Sound body, sound mind / Jean Edward Smith
Games of our lives / Tod Hoffman
The sporting life / Varda Burstyn
Was Ben cheated? / Gare Joyce
Steroid use may go mainstream / James Christie
Towards a pedagogy of the Olympic sports / Bruce Kidd
Swimming with the big boys? / Douglas Booth and Colin Tatz
The hungry games : television at the Atalnta Olympics
Health and the New Age ascetic / Philip White and Kevin Young
Employee fitness / Philip G. White
It's not the same old thong / Philip White
Muscles don't make the man / Philip White
Athletes less likely to have eating disorder / Stephen Strauss
Moving violations / Lawrence A. Wenner
Sport of boxing is draped in cloak of mortality / Stephen Brunt
Violent agaitators in sport / Laura Robinson
It takes courage to break silence / Lori Ewing
All-male sports fit all too well into our culture of violence / Laura Robinson
Grid iron in the soul / Alexander Cockburn
The female athlete triad / Kari Fasting
Coaches insensitive to women athletes' safety / Laura Robinson
The times are changing / Alon Marcovici
University board levels playing field for women / Trish Crawford
Ice follies / Kate Rounds
Athletes revel in being one of the guys, not one of the gays / Kirk Bohls and Mark Wangrin (with files from James Christie)
Lesbians and locker rooms / Caroline Fusco
The final out in a game shortened by pain / Steve Wilstein
No room for late bloomers in Canada / Roy MacGregor
Young athletes need child law protection / Peter Donnelly
Striking out on the playing fields / Linda Kay
Child sexual abuse in sport / Peter Donnelly and Robert Sparks
Pro sports : who pays the price? / David Whitson
The steal : an expansion team in Toronto / Jack Batten
Ball control / Gare Joyce
Score : how the millionaire owners of the Winnipeg Jets got the public to pay for their hockey team / Doug Smith
What marathon? / Mike McGowan
Bad behaviour can prove profitable / James Christie
The globetrotting sneaker / Cynthia Enloe
Woman gets full Nike treatment / Mary Jollimore
Women's tennis slammed over rejecting tampax sponsorship / Robin Finn
Gordie and Ted's terrible adventure / Liam Lacey
Hockey, baseball and the free market / Pierre Bourgault
Mere money-grubbing mortals / Peter Verburg
Ownership, identity at heart of sports battle / Ken Dryden
Coverage of women's sport plummets despite strike, lockout
Canadian sports editor's speech, January 20, 1995 / Marg McGregor
Survey ignores realities of sports and news / Mary Ormsby
Women athletes not represented in daily newspapers
Metro schools' female athletes angered by lack of media attention
Missing : women from sports Halls of Fame / Bruce Kidd
Prairie priorities on thin ice / Laura Robinson
Blacks see foul line drawn on court / James Christie and Robert MacLeod
White rules / Gare Joyce
Racing to destruction / John Pilger
Canoe race gracefully protests hydro devastation / Laura Robinson
Why golf's fairway is getting bumpy / James Sterba


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