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The Resource Are athletes good role models?, Geoff Griffin, book editor

Are athletes good role models?, Geoff Griffin, book editor

Label
Are athletes good role models?
Title
Are athletes good role models?
Statement of responsibility
Geoff Griffin, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 796/.092/2
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
GV697.A1
LC item number
A59 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Griffin, Geoff
Series statement
At issue
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Athletes
  • Athletes
  • Role models
Label
Are athletes good role models?, Geoff Griffin, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 89-91) and index
Contents
"I am not a role model" / Charles Barkley -- Athletes are role models whether they like it or not / Sean Paige -- It is difficult for athletes to be role models / Gary Sailes -- Athletes inspire people to overcome obstacles / Pat La Fontaine -- Baseball heroes offer lessons in determination and persistence / George F. Will -- Black athletes are unfairly expected to behave like White role models / Todd Boyd -- Football players are poor role models because so many commit crimes / Jeff Benedict and Don Yaeger -- Female athletes encourage girls and women to develop confidence / Marian Betancourt -- Lesbianism in women's softball discourages young girls from participating / Kathryn Jean Lopez -- Too many fans expect male athletes to be super masculine / Dennis Rodman -- Homophobia in major league baseball discourages gay teens from pursuing baseball careers / Billy Bean
Control code
1070384
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
95 p.
Isbn
9780737726961
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004054289
Stock number
1238880
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm55847367
Label
Are athletes good role models?, Geoff Griffin, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 89-91) and index
Contents
"I am not a role model" / Charles Barkley -- Athletes are role models whether they like it or not / Sean Paige -- It is difficult for athletes to be role models / Gary Sailes -- Athletes inspire people to overcome obstacles / Pat La Fontaine -- Baseball heroes offer lessons in determination and persistence / George F. Will -- Black athletes are unfairly expected to behave like White role models / Todd Boyd -- Football players are poor role models because so many commit crimes / Jeff Benedict and Don Yaeger -- Female athletes encourage girls and women to develop confidence / Marian Betancourt -- Lesbianism in women's softball discourages young girls from participating / Kathryn Jean Lopez -- Too many fans expect male athletes to be super masculine / Dennis Rodman -- Homophobia in major league baseball discourages gay teens from pursuing baseball careers / Billy Bean
Control code
1070384
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
95 p.
Isbn
9780737726961
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004054289
Stock number
1238880
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm55847367

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