Representing Sport

Author: Rod Brookes

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780340740521

Category: Social Science

Page: 172

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We have been waiting for a compelling intervention into media coverage of sports to use in teaching for many years. In a generous-spirited but critical, truly trans-Atlantic study, Rod Brookes has delivered.
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Sportscasters/sportscasting

Principles and Practices

Author: Linda K. Fuller

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 078901825X

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 371

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A comprehensive introduction to the workings of the business, Sportscasters/Sportscasting: Principles and Practices explains all of the information essential to anyone looking to begin a career in sports media. This unique volume explores topics in print and broadcast media, sports psychology, technology issues, politics and legalities, ethics, and even the role of sports and sportscasting in society. Other topics discussed include the historical development and economics of sports and sportscasting, sports spectators, sports controversies, sociological perspectives, and sports journalism. Sportscasters/Sportscasting: Principles and Practices is filled with knowledge essential to the craft of sportscasting, including numerous appendices containing acronyms and biographic information about over 200 sportscasters, and a complete Instructorâe(tm)s Manual with exercises to help guide students toward mastery of the topic. Please visit http://LKFullerSport.com for more information and to download the Instructor's Manual.
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Making Sense of Sports

Author: Ellis Cashmore

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 0415552206

Category: Social Science

Page: 586

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This book looks at sport not just as recreation, but as an integral part of contemporary culture, with connections to industry, commerce and politics. It explores the history and theories of sport, and touches on more controversial issues.
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Category: American literature

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