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"Female athletes are objectified, underrepresented in mainstream sports coverage, and often struggle for the same professional opportunities as male athletes. Women in Sports explores the history behind these issues, the effects of these issues on women and society, and ongoing efforts toward gender equality." -- Amazon.com.
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Lake County Main Library - Lakeview YA 796.082 BUCKLEY (Text) 37620000950610 New Young Adult Book System_Only_3months 08/03/2020 Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781682825495
  • Physical Description: 80 pages : illustrations (mostly color) ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: San Diego, California : ReferencePoint Press, Inc., [2019]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 70-75) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Important events in women's history -- Introduction: The horizon problem -- What is the history behind women and sports? -- What is the culture surrounding women and sports? -- What is the business side of women and sports? -- What is the future of women and sports?
Summary, etc.:
"Female athletes are objectified, underrepresented in mainstream sports coverage, and often struggle for the same professional opportunities as male athletes. Women in Sports explores the history behind these issues, the effects of these issues on women and society, and ongoing efforts toward gender equality." -- Amazon.com.
Target Audience Note:
Grades: 9 to 12.
Subject: Sports for women > History.
Sports for women > Social aspects.
Sports for women > Management.
Women athletes > Social conditions.
Genre: Young adult literature.

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