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Asian American athletes in sport and society / edited by C. Richard King.

Publication:
New York, NY : Routledge, 2015.
Series:
Routledge research in sport, culture and society; 39.
Routledge research in sport, culture and society
Format/Description:
Book
viii, 193 pages ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
Asian American athletes -- Social conditions.
Discrimination in sports -- United States -- History.
Marginality, Social -- United States.
Group identity -- United States.
Contents:
Sport, racism, and the media / Richard King
Beyond black and white: Chinese American women's experience in sports / Yomee Lee
A haunt in the hunt: the Oriental specter in the Wisconsin deer stand incident / Rory J. Ong
"Liting It Up": Indo-Pak basketball and finding the American-ness in South Asian American institutions / Stanley Thangaraj
Cheering for our team: coverage of women's basketball in a Japanese-American community newspaper / Nicole Willms
Sex, sports, and spectatorship: the transnational erotics of Korean athletes / Rachael M. Joo
American memory and Chi Cheng / CL Cole
The spring of 1989: Michael Chang, Roland Garros, and Tiananmen Square / Nancy Spencer
Chow can coach: against model minorities within college sports / David J. Leonard
Yo! Yao!: the "Ming Dynasty" and the construction of an Asian American identity / Anna Chow
Living with Linsanity: a retro-diary of the Jeremy Lin phenomenon / Oliver Wang.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
King, C. Richard, 1968- editor.
ISBN:
9780415874915
0415874912
9781315745442
OCLC:
892620157
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