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Contents Acknowledgments 1 The Duality of Sport 2 Sport Unites, Sport Divides 3 Names, Logos, Mascots, and Flags: The Contradictory Uses of Sports Symbols 4 Sport Is Fair, Sport Is Foul 5 Sport Is Healthy, Sport Is Destructive 6 Sport Is Expressive, Sport Is Controlled 7 Myth: Sport Is Played on a Level Playing Field 8 The Contradictions of Big-Time College Sport 9 The Path to Success? Myth and Reality 10 Professional Sport Franchises: Public Teams, Private Businesses 11 The Globalization of Sport 12 The Challenge: Changing Sport Index About the Author
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Sports -- Sociological aspects.
Sports -- Psychological aspects.