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Author Alexander, Lisa Doris.
Title When baseball isn't white, straight and male [electronic resource] : the media and difference in the national pastime / Lisa Doris Alexander.
Publication Info. Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., c2013.
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Description 1 online resource.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on Dec. 18, 2012).
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Cover; Table of Contents; Preface; Introduction; 1. Mark McGwire, Sammy Sosa and the Politics of Race and Nationality; 2. ""Out"" on the Field: Homosexuality and Our National Pastime; 3. The 25 Million Man: Alex Rodríguez, Objectification and Money; 4. Effa Manley and the Politics of Passing; 5. Barry Bonds and the Pursuit of Dap; 6. It's the End of the World as We Know It: Race and Forgiveness in the Era of Performance-Enhancing Drugs; 7. Who Are We Celebrating, Anyway? Major League Baseball and the Honoring of Jackie Robinson; Conclusions; Chapter Notes; Suggested Reading; Bibliography.
Subject Minorities in baseball -- United States -- History.
Baseball -- United States -- History.
Baseball players -- United States.
Baseball fans -- United States -- History.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Print version: Alexander, Lisa Doris When Baseball Isn't White, Straight and Male : The Media and Difference in the National Pastime Jefferson : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, c2012 9780786471133
ISBN 9780786492381 (electronic bk.)
0786492384 (electronic bk.)
0786492384
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