12 April 2012
BARRY BONDS: A CAREER TARNISHED BY STEROIDS
It was an astonishing accomplishment to see San Francisco Giants outfielder Barry Bonds
hit a record of 73 home runs within a single season in Major League
23 February 2012
RACE, NATIONALISM, IDENTITY, AND THE OLYMPIC MOVEMENT
FEBRUARY 15, 2012 PANEL
Moral legitimacy was an issue that took a particular focus in this panel and its speakers.
It was discussed by John Ho
pg 80 Social Change and Sports
Sports have been praised for their role in social change o o o Values sometimes inconsistent with those of larger society Sometimes even inconsistent with sport itself. Changes in major sports (br
Jack Johnson: The Bare Facts Key Historical and media facts: Championship boxing matches were consistently filmed from 1897. Films of the matches were very popular nickelodeon and, later, theater fare By 1906, Jack John
Sports, Communication and Culture 14:54:00
Social Impact of Sports Jack Johnson was the first black heavyweight boxer in the world. Became the scapegoat for some of the worst racism in the US Jack Johnson: The Bare Facts Key Historical
Sports, Communication, and Culture: Midterm One Course Notebook Outline
1. Wenner's Transactional Model: a. Sports Communication is transaction between communicators involved i. Point is to create an audience experience so that you perpetually have a
23 February 2012
WRITING ASSIGNMENT #1: SUPER BOWL XLVI
This years Super Bowl was unlike any other sporting event that I had ever been to. Even
though my team didnt manage to make it to this championship game, I w
pg 87 Breaking the Gender Barrier in Baseball
Major league baseball was painfully slow in changing its racial policies, but when it did, its impact on American Culture was Immense.
Arguments each side made: *Both sides used cl
Kings of the Ring -Willard knocked out most-hated man in boxing in 1915, Jack Johnson -Willard vs. Dempsey 1. Dempsey knocked down 7 times 2. Dempsey still wins against Willard -Carpentier vs. Dempsey 1. People turned against Jack Dempsey 2. Dempsey
COMM207 Final Exam Study Guide
5 Guiding Questions
How many firms (companies) are in a market, and who owns them?
What is the political and regulatory environment of a particular market?
What economic, social and political interests are involved in the
Angeles and Pacific Coast League George Genovese: Hollywood Stars hadnt wont the pennant in 1949. Won first pennant in PCL and then went to Senators. Games played a week in each town. Took trains in the beginning. 7 games a week, Sunday doubleheaders
Sports Legend Notes 1970 USC vs. Alabama Game -Florida, Kentucky, Vanderbilt the only teams to integrate by 1969 in the South. a) black players went to the west, ohio state, Syracuse, etc b) the SEC suffered as a conference -Bear Bryant and George Wa
Bermina Jackson October 13, 2007 Com 322 Paper #2
The article ,The Court Shirks, written by the New York Sun, discusses the stalemate which occurred when the Supreme Court of the United States accepted to hear the case of New York City Board of Educ