The Power of Sports (PDF)


The Power of Sports

Free download The Power of Sports Michael Serazio Í 0 review Read è PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Í Michael Serazio Male Bodies Sports Rather Than Being The One Thing Everyone Can Agree On Perfectly Encapsulate The Roiling Tensions Of Modern American Life Michael Serazio Maps And Critiues The Cultural Production Of Today S Lucrative Ubiuitous Sports Landscape Through Dozens Of In Depth Interviews With Leaders In Sports Media And Journalism As Well As In The Business And Marketing Of Sports The Power Of Sports Goes Behind The Scenes And Tells A Story Of Technological Disruption Commercial Greed Economic Disparity Military Hawkishness And Ideals Of Manhood In The End Despite What Our Myths Of Escapism Suggest Serazio Holds Up A Mirror To Sports And Reveals The Lived Realities Of The Nation Staring Back At.

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Free download The Power of Sports Michael Serazio Í 0 review Read è PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Í Michael Serazio A Provocative Must Read Investigation That Both Appreciates The Importance Of And Punctures The Hype Around Big Time Contemporary American Athletics In An Increasingly Secular Fragmented And Distracted Culture Nothing Brings Americans Together uite Like Sports On Sundays In September Families Worship At The Altar Of The NFL Than At Any Church This Appeal Which Cuts Across All Demographic And Ideological Lines Makes Sports Perhaps The Last Unifying Mass Ritual Of Our Era With Huge Numbers Of People All Focused On The Same Thing At The Same Moment That Timeless Live uality Impervious To DVR Evoking Ancient Religious Rites Makes Sports Very Powerful And Very Lucrative And The Media Spectacle Ar.

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Free download The Power of Sports Michael Serazio Í 0 review Read è PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Í Michael Serazio Ound Them Is Only Getting Bigger Brighter And Noisier From Hot Take Journalism Formats To The Creeping Infestation Of Advertising To Social Media Celebrity Schemes More Importantly Sports Are Sold As An Oasis Of Community To A Nation Deeply Divided They Are Escapist Apolitical The Only Tie That Binds In Fact Precisely Because They Appear Allegedly Above Politics Sports Are Able To Smuggle Potent Messages About Ineuality Patriotism Labor And Race To Massive Audiences And As The Wider Culture Works Through Shifting Gender Roles And Masculine Power Those Anxieties Are Also Found In The Experiences Of Female Sports Journalists Athletes And Fans And Through The Coverage Of Violence By And Against.

  • Hardcover
  • 400
  • The Power of Sports
  • Michael Serazio
  • en
  • 09 July 2018
  • 1479887315

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