Brittney Harris Responding to: "Little Girls in Pretty Boxes" by Joan Ryan Subject: Introduction and Chapter One 10 April 2007 Record "Our cultural fixation on beauty and weight and youth has shaped both sports and driven the athletes into a sphere b
Brittney Harris Responding to: "Friday Night Lights" by H.G. Bissinger Subject: The Season, Push for the Playoffs, Post-Season 22 March 2007 Record "This moment (the kickoff of the first game of the season), and not January first, was New Year's day.
Brittney Harris Responding to: Patricia A. Adler and Peter Adler's "Backboards and Blackboards" Subject: Chapter 1 and 2 1/30/07 Record 1. "Shed light on the social dynamics and process of socialization in the world of college athletics" (pg.26) 2. R
Brittney Harris Responding to: Patricia A Adler and Peter Adler's "Backboards and blackboards" Subject: Chapters 3-5 Record "They would learn not only how to play college basketball, but also how to think, act, and interact as a college athlete." (pg
Brittney Harris Responding to: Michael A. Messener's "Taking the Field" Subject: Chapters 1 and 2 1/25/07 Record 1. "to appear natural" (pg.2) React What is natural? How can you make something appear natural? I think he means he is going to try to fi
Brittney Harris Responding to: Friday Night Lights Subject: The Pre-season 27 Feb. 2007 Record "But the machinations behind building up multi-million-dollar companies or working up a deal to get the hostages out of Iran proved to be mere trifles in c
Brittney Harris Responding to: Patricia A Adler and Peter Adler's "Backboards and blackboards" Subject: Chapters 6-9 Record "Everybody is expecting me to be that way.I never get to be a real person" (pg.160) "They evolved from role-playing into rolem
Brittney Harris Responding to: "Little Girls in Pretty Boxes" by Joan Ryan Subject: Chapter Two through Epilogue 24 April 2007 Record "An elite gymnast's career is a race against time and nature." (pg.66) "Their bodies must be perfectly lean. Their h
Brittney Harris Mr. Lewis Sociology 203 15 Feb. 2007 Take Home Test 1 1. Hello. I am Brittney Harris, the athletic director of Northeast Southwest University. I am here today to talk to you about a constant problem in our school system. There are too
Brittney Harris Sociology 203 Professor Lewis 3 May 2007 Exam The gymnast's main influence is their coach. They want to be the best and he will get them there. At this level they are willing to do anything he says to become the best. Most give up sch
Brittney Harris Sociology 203 Dr. Lewis 29 March 2007 Test #2 I, as mayor of Itty-Bitty, call a town meeting. Meet in the town hall at 8 pm to discuss the monetary funds available for the football team vs. the funds for academics. The board of direct
First Episode Adler and Adler Are male athletes more likely than non-athletes to engage in violence off the field? Adler and Adler pg. 49 (end) Boys and men also create a masculine, athletic center through their everyday peer group interactions. (pg.
Improve Academic Performance 1. More study halls Every week night that the athletes don't have a game. For an hour and a half 2. Required meetings with teachers outside of class 1 meeting, each teacher, every two weeks or more often if necessary 3. M
Brittney Harris Responding to: "Friday Night Lights" by H.G. Bissinger Subject: The Pre-season 27 Feb. 2007 Record Preface: "An opportunity in Odessa to observe not simply the enormous effect of sports on American life.an America of factory towns and