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by Nancy L. Struna

Author: Nancy L. Struna
Subcategory: Miscellaneous
Language: English
Publisher: University of Illinois Press (August 1, 1996)
Pages: 271 pages
Category: Outdoors and Sports
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PEOPLE OF PROWESS: Sport,. has been added to your Cart. Nancy L. Struna, president of the North American Society for Sport History, is an associate professor of kinesiology and affiliate associate professor of history at the University of Maryland-College Park. Series: Sport and Society.

Americans have revered prowess in sports going back to the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. Struna explores the significance, meaning, and structure of competitive matches and displays of physical prowess for both men and women in colonial culture. Engrossingly written for the general reader as well as sport and leisure historians, People of Prowess is a pioneering work that explores a rarely examined area of colonial history and society

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Sports History Nancy L. Struna, People of Prowess: Sport, Leisure, and Labor in Early Anglo-America Elliott. The professionalization of sports and the change from amateur games to big business will also be considered.

History 368: Sport, Society, and American Culture Fall 2011 Instructor: Richard Kimball 2139 JFSB; phone 801-422-9277; Office Hours: M/W, 10-10:50 AM; other times by appointment Teaching Assistant: Kara Hansen Required Texts: Steven A. Riess, e. Major Problems in American Sports History Nancy L. Fandom, franchise mobility, and the corrosive relationship between sports and higher education will likewise be treated in depth.

Struma, Nancy L. People of Prowess: Sport, Leisure, and Labor in Early Anglo-America (1996) excerpt. Wiggins, David K. Out of the Shadows: A Biographical History of African American Athletes (2008); focus on 20 celebrities. Zeigler, Earle F. ed. American sport and physical education History to 1975) (1975) online. History and Status of American Physical Education And Educational Sport (2005) excerpt.

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