The Resource Baseball and the American dream : race, class, gender, and the national pastime, edited by Robert Elias

Baseball and the American dream : race, class, gender, and the national pastime, edited by Robert Elias

Label
Baseball and the American dream : race, class, gender, and the national pastime
Title
Baseball and the American dream
Title remainder
race, class, gender, and the national pastime
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robert Elias
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
306.4/83
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV867.64
LC item number
.B37 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Elias, Robert
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Baseball
Label
Baseball and the American dream : race, class, gender, and the national pastime, edited by Robert Elias
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-278) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : The missing Ball thrower / Laura Ward -- A fit for a fractured society : baseball and the American promise / Robert Elias -- The greatest season : from Jackie Robinson to Sammy Sosa / Roger Kahn -- Jackie Robinson's legacy : baseball, race, and politics / Peter Dreier -- The beauty of the game / Dusty Baker -- Sammy Sosa meets Horatio Alger : Latin ballplayers and the American success myth / Samuel O. Regalado -- From hardball to hard time and back / Orlando Cepeda, with Herb Fagen -- Borders and Shangri-La : Orlando (El Duque) Hernandez and me / Andrei Codrescu -- California baseball's mixed multitudes / Joel Franks -- The road to Cooperstown : Japanese American baseball, 1899-1999 / Kerry Yo Nakagawa -- From San Francisco sandlots to the big leagues : Babe Pinelli / John J. Pinelli -- The common dream examined / William Edwards -- Left Capitola for a fate unknown : Harry Hooper / Paul J. Zingg -- Past [im]perfect : mythology, nostalgia, and baseball / Suzanne Griffith Prestien -- The shot heard 'round the world : America at midcentury / Jules Tygiel -- Beyond the dugout : reassessing the baseball dream / George McGlynn -- America's two realms / Randy M. Torrijos --The ring / Thomas J. Stillman -- Luring teams, building ballparks / Jeremy Howell -- A new golden age? An evolving baseball dream / Leonard Koppett -- To elevate the game : women and early baseball / Darryl Brock and Robert Elias -- Women, baseball, and the American dream / Gai Ingham Berlage -- A league of our own / Lois J. Youngen -- Dream or nightmare? Baseball and the gender order / Anne R. Roschelle -- The tune plays the same / Joan Ryan
Control code
ocm45392743
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 308 pages
Isbn
9780765607645
Lccn
00066140
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)45392743
Label
Baseball and the American dream : race, class, gender, and the national pastime, edited by Robert Elias
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-278) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : The missing Ball thrower / Laura Ward -- A fit for a fractured society : baseball and the American promise / Robert Elias -- The greatest season : from Jackie Robinson to Sammy Sosa / Roger Kahn -- Jackie Robinson's legacy : baseball, race, and politics / Peter Dreier -- The beauty of the game / Dusty Baker -- Sammy Sosa meets Horatio Alger : Latin ballplayers and the American success myth / Samuel O. Regalado -- From hardball to hard time and back / Orlando Cepeda, with Herb Fagen -- Borders and Shangri-La : Orlando (El Duque) Hernandez and me / Andrei Codrescu -- California baseball's mixed multitudes / Joel Franks -- The road to Cooperstown : Japanese American baseball, 1899-1999 / Kerry Yo Nakagawa -- From San Francisco sandlots to the big leagues : Babe Pinelli / John J. Pinelli -- The common dream examined / William Edwards -- Left Capitola for a fate unknown : Harry Hooper / Paul J. Zingg -- Past [im]perfect : mythology, nostalgia, and baseball / Suzanne Griffith Prestien -- The shot heard 'round the world : America at midcentury / Jules Tygiel -- Beyond the dugout : reassessing the baseball dream / George McGlynn -- America's two realms / Randy M. Torrijos --The ring / Thomas J. Stillman -- Luring teams, building ballparks / Jeremy Howell -- A new golden age? An evolving baseball dream / Leonard Koppett -- To elevate the game : women and early baseball / Darryl Brock and Robert Elias -- Women, baseball, and the American dream / Gai Ingham Berlage -- A league of our own / Lois J. Youngen -- Dream or nightmare? Baseball and the gender order / Anne R. Roschelle -- The tune plays the same / Joan Ryan
Control code
ocm45392743
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 308 pages
Isbn
9780765607645
Lccn
00066140
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)45392743

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