Baseball and American culture : across the diamond / Edward J. Rielly, editor.

Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
1st ed.
Published/​Created
New York : Routledge, 2012.
Description
1 online resource (306 p.)

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Subject(s)
Series
Contemporary sports issues. [More in this series]
Summary note
Discover baseball's role in American society! Baseball and American Culture: Across the Diamond is a thoughtful look at baseball's impact on American society through the eyes of the game's foremost scholars, historians, and commentators. Edited by Dr. Edward J. Rielly, author of Baseball: An Encyclopedia of Popular Culture, the book examines how baseball and society intersect and interact, and how the quintessential American game reflects and affects American culture. Enlightening and entertaining, Baseball and American Culture presents a multidisciplinary perspective on baseball's inv
Notes
First published by the Haworth Press, 2003.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Source of description
Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (ebrary, viewed January 18, 2014).
Language note
English
Contents
  • section I. The American fan
  • section II. Baseball inclusivity
  • section III. Money, managing, and myth
  • section IV. Baseball and the arts
  • section V. Baseball and resolution of conflict.
ISBN
  • 0-7890-1485-8
  • 1-315-80911-7
  • 1-317-78856-7
  • 1-317-78857-5
OCLC
  • 872682437
  • 867928559
  • 897458912
Doi
  • 10.4324/9781315809113
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