Intramural Sports

Author: Elmer Dayton Mitchell

Publisher: N.A


Category: Athletics

Page: 324

View: 8974


Intramural Sports

A Text and Study Guide

Author: Harris F. Beeman,Carol A. Harding,James Harry Humphrey

Publisher: N.A


Category: Intramural sports

Page: 107

View: 9816



Their Organization and Administration

Author: Louis Edgar Means

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781258238506


Page: 414

View: 2287


Campus Recreational Sports Facilities

Planning, Design, and Construction Guidelines

Author: National Intramural-Recreational Sports Association (U.S.)

Publisher: Human Kinetics

ISBN: 0736063838

Category: Architecture

Page: 282

View: 4550

"Campus Recreational Sports Facilities" covers the entire process of building a facility, from initial planning through design, construction, and move-in. Recreational sport directors, architects, and other experts provide construction options and share industry standards, guidelines, procedures, and more to help you navigate this complex process.

How We Can Save Sports

A Game Plan

Author: Ken Reed

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 1442242655

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 220

View: 2323

From disturbing new research on concussions to publicly-financed stadiums that benefit wealthy team owners, Ken Reed argues that much of our sports culture is broken, driven by win-at-all-costs and profit-at-all-costs values and policies. Reed outlines the most pressing challenges in sports today and offers practical solutions for change.

Sports and Education

A Reference Handbook

Author: Anna Marie Frank

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 185109525X

Category: Education

Page: 226

View: 8109

A timely, unbiased look at the positive and negative effects of school-sponsored sports on the American education system. * A comprehensive introduction provides the framework for an in-depth presentation of the most frequently debated issues related to sport as an educational aspect of society * A chronology details the evolution of sport and education with topics such as the Olympic games, sport in formal educational settings, and when specific sports were established at the professional level

The Oxford Handbook of American Sports Law

Author: Michael A. McCann

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0190465956

Category: Law

Page: 648

View: 3668

The Oxford Handbook of American Sports Law takes the reader through the most important controversies and critical developments in law and U.S. sports. Over the course of 30 chapters, leading scholars explore this expanding and captivating area of law. The Handbook is the first book to gather dozens of perspectives on sports law controversies in the United States, and will be of interest to those who study and practice sports law, as well as journalists, broadcasters, and legally minded sports fans. The Oxford Handbook of American Sports Law incorporates analysis of key historical events in sports law-such as the rise of free agency in professional sports and the concept of "amateurism" for college athletes-and their broader context. Contemporary legal controversies in U.S. sports and their accompanying questions are also of central importance: In a sensible legal system, how would long-term neurological injuries from contact sports be addressed? How would the use of racially insensitive team names be resolved? How would a seemingly trivial dispute over air pressure in footballs be studied from the competing perspectives of players, teams, and leagues? The Oxford Handbook of American Sports Law weighs not just the facts, but how courts and lawmakers ought to consider the most important questions at stake. The essays in this volume also canvass the types of legal controversies in sports likely to surface in the future. This is particularly true of law and technology matters, including those related to broadcasting and streaming. Legal doctrine has been and will continue to be forced to adapt to these developments, and the Handbook both forecasts coming debates and outlines where the law may be headed.

The CollegeHumor Guide To College

Selling Kidneys for Beer Money, Sleeping with Your Professors, Majoring in Commu nications, and Other Really Good Ideas

Author: Writers of

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1101210893

Category: Humor

Page: 368

View: 1960 is the National Lampoon of its generation. Since its creation in early 2000, the Web site has grown to become the nation’s most recognized comedy brand for young people. With eight million unique visitors a month, quarterly revenues surpassing $1.2 million, and a successful line of merchandise (from T-shirts to novelties)—not to mention a deal with Paramount to create and brand movies with CollegeHumor’s imprimatur—CollegeHumor is truly a franchise in the making. The CollegeHumor Guide to College is a laugh-out-loud depiction of the college experience. Written primarily by two of CollegeHumor’s most popular columnists, Ethan Trex and Streeter Seidell, this guide features all-new material not found on the Web site. It also includes helpful advice—the kind you probably won’t hear from a college counselor—on an array of subjects, such as food, clothing, parents, dating, sex, drinking, and roommates. Filled with outrageous illustrations, this edgy and irreverent book will be indispensable to all present and future undergraduates.