Questions to ponder when reading Friday Night Lights

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Questions to ponder when reading Friday Night Lights Why is football so big in Odessa, TX? What is it like to be a football player at PHS? What is it like to be a boy who does not play football? What is it like to be a girl at PHS? How does football affect gender relations? The roles of males and females? How does football reflect race relations in the town? How does football affect the educational quality of Permian High School?
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Unformatted text preview: What evidence is there that football is treated as more important? Does football create future opportunities for the players (in terms of scholarships, professional football career, future job opportunities?) What do you think Bissinger thinks about the role of football in Odessa? What do you think would happen if you criticized the football program at PHS?...
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This note was uploaded on 09/21/2011 for the course MOSAIC 0852 taught by Professor Raymondhalnon during the Spring '09 term at Temple.

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