Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: Women's Press (UK)
A critique of sexism in contemporary sport in which the author shows how it affects women and men outside the playing arena, examining how women are excluded from participating in sport on equal terms with men, and how all-male sporting environments foster misogyny and sexual violence.
Authors: Sara L. Crawley, Lara J. Foley, Constance L. Shehan
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
In Gendering Bodies, Crawley, Foley and Shehan demonstrate how gendered messages about bodies and the social world shape our physical bodies and social selves. At work, in sports and during sex, gendered messages constantly organize our common, everyday settings through a feedback loop of confirmations and disruptions in everyday talk
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-02-18 - Publisher: William Morrow
Despite women's great strides in business, sports and politics, many women still feel ambivalent about winning. They cannot relate to what Nelson calls the Conqueror's way: domination, subjugation, humiliation of enemies. But equally unpalatable is the alternative settling for the second-class status of the Cheerleader's way, wherein women compete only
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: multi-science publishing
A valuable reference source for professionals and academics in this field, this is an encyclopedia-dictionary of the many scientific and technical terms now encountered in kinesiology and exercise science.