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The Resource Sport as symbol : images of the athlete in art, literature and song, Mari Womack

Sport as symbol : images of the athlete in art, literature and song, Mari Womack

Label
Sport as symbol : images of the athlete in art, literature and song
Title
Sport as symbol
Title remainder
images of the athlete in art, literature and song
Statement of responsibility
Mari Womack
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Womack, Mari
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NX650.S83
LC item number
W66 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Sports in art
Label
Sport as symbol : images of the athlete in art, literature and song, Mari Womack
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-237) and index
Contents
1. Sport as symbol. Heroic dramas and athletic actors -- 2. The adversary in nature. The hunt: power of life and death -- The hunt domesticated: ritual origins of the bullfight -- 3. The human adversary. Combat sports: the socialization of conflict -- War games -- 4. The adversary within. Transcending time and space -- Metaphors of love, death, and rebirth -- 5. Symbolic actors and social dramas. High priests and super stars
Control code
51914256
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
vii, 243 p.
Isbn
9780786415793
Isbn Type
(illustrated case binding : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003012455
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Sport as symbol : images of the athlete in art, literature and song, Mari Womack
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-237) and index
Contents
1. Sport as symbol. Heroic dramas and athletic actors -- 2. The adversary in nature. The hunt: power of life and death -- The hunt domesticated: ritual origins of the bullfight -- 3. The human adversary. Combat sports: the socialization of conflict -- War games -- 4. The adversary within. Transcending time and space -- Metaphors of love, death, and rebirth -- 5. Symbolic actors and social dramas. High priests and super stars
Control code
51914256
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
vii, 243 p.
Isbn
9780786415793
Isbn Type
(illustrated case binding : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003012455
Other physical details
ill.

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