New PDF release: BÉISBOL( The Ilan Stavans Library of Latino Civilization)

By Ilan Stavans

ISBN-10: 0313375135

ISBN-13: 9780313375132

This insightful assortment files Latinos in baseball from an interdisciplinary perspective.

• An advent through Ilan Stavans

• Contributions from a superb gallery of writers

• A chronology

• an in depth bibliography for extra research

Show description

Read or Download BÉISBOL( The Ilan Stavans Library of Latino Civilization) PDF

Similar sociology of sports books

New PDF release: Big and Bright: Deep in the Heart of Texas High School

Texas is a various nation. however the something that binds Texans greater than their nation satisfaction, much more than faith, is soccer. For the numerous cities and towns of Texas, highschool soccer is greater than a activity or an extracurricular activity—it’s the glue in their group. writer grey Levy, a highschool soccer trainer for greater than 20 years, grew to become disappointed with the nation of the schooling procedure national and traveled to Texas, a spot the place highschool soccer nonetheless concerns, to work out simply what faculties and groups have been doing correct.

New PDF release: The Television Entrepreneurs: Social Change and Public

With enterprise doubtless all over the place on tv, from the dangers of the retail and eating place exchange to pitching for funding or competing to turn into the subsequent 'apprentice', the tv marketers attracts upon well known business-oriented exhibits similar to The Apprentice and Dragons' Den to discover the connection among tv and enterprise.

Download e-book for iPad: The Sexual and Gender Politics of Sport Mega-Events: Roving by Heather Sykes

This difficult new research examines gender and sexuality on the subject of the ‘roving colonialism’ of activity mega-events. equipped round 4 case experiences in postcolonial and settler colonial contexts—the Olympics in Vancouver, London and Sochi and football lovers within the Egyptian revolution—the e-book examines carrying 'homonationalism' and anti-colonial resistance.

Download e-book for iPad: The Eternal Present of Sport: Rethinking Sport and Religion by Daniel A. Grano

In his persuasive learn The everlasting current of game, Daniel Grano rethinks the sport-religion dating by means of positioning activity as a resource of theological hassle. targeting our bodies, time, stream, and reminiscence, he demonstrates how damaging theology will be virtually and theoretically worthy as a critique of elite televised game.

Additional resources for BÉISBOL( The Ilan Stavans Library of Latino Civilization)

Sample text

Download PDF sample

BÉISBOL( The Ilan Stavans Library of Latino Civilization) by Ilan Stavans


by Donald
4.2

Rated 4.53 of 5 – based on 12 votes