By Billy J. Hawkins,Akilah R. Carter-Francique,Joseph N. Cooper
This e-book examines the function of race in athletic courses within the United States. Intercollegiate athletics continues to be a contested terrain the place race and racism are severe concerns frequently absent within the public discourse. lately, the monetary factors of intercollegiate athletic courses and educational indiscretions have unveiled behaviors that stand to tarnish the photographs of associations of upper schooling and make stronger racial stereotypes in regards to the highbrow inabilities of Black men. throughout the lens of severe Race thought (CRT), this quantity analyzes activity because the platform that displays and reinforces principles approximately race inside American tradition, in addition to the platform the place resistance is solid opposed to dominant racial ideologies.
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Critical Race Theory: Black Athletic Sporting Experiences in the United States by Billy J. Hawkins,Akilah R. Carter-Francique,Joseph N. Cooper