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The Resource The rise of gridiron university : higher education's uneasy alliance with big-time football, Brian M. Ingrassia

The rise of gridiron university : higher education's uneasy alliance with big-time football, Brian M. Ingrassia

Label
The rise of gridiron university : higher education's uneasy alliance with big-time football
Title
The rise of gridiron university
Title remainder
higher education's uneasy alliance with big-time football
Statement of responsibility
Brian M. Ingrassia
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ingrassia, Brian M
Dewey number
796.332/630973
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV959.5
LC item number
.I64 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
CultureAmerica
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Football
  • College sports
  • Education, Higher
  • College athletes
Label
The rise of gridiron university : higher education's uneasy alliance with big-time football, Brian M. Ingrassia
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [269]-304) and index
Contents
Introduction : the cultural cornerstone of the ivroy tower -- Physical culture, discipline, and higher education in 1800s America -- progressive era universities and football reform -- Psychologists : body, mind, and the creation of discipline -- Social scientists : making sport safe for a rational public -- Coaches : in the disciplinary arena -- stadiums : between campus and culture -- Academic backlash in the post-World War I era -- A circus or a sideshow?
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 322 p.
Isbn
9780700618309
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2011042398
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • sky246353349
  • (OCoLC)757838358
  • 825244
Label
The rise of gridiron university : higher education's uneasy alliance with big-time football, Brian M. Ingrassia
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [269]-304) and index
Contents
Introduction : the cultural cornerstone of the ivroy tower -- Physical culture, discipline, and higher education in 1800s America -- progressive era universities and football reform -- Psychologists : body, mind, and the creation of discipline -- Social scientists : making sport safe for a rational public -- Coaches : in the disciplinary arena -- stadiums : between campus and culture -- Academic backlash in the post-World War I era -- A circus or a sideshow?
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 322 p.
Isbn
9780700618309
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2011042398
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • sky246353349
  • (OCoLC)757838358
  • 825244

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