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Coverage of African American basketball athletes in Sports illustrated (1954 to 1986)

Coverage of African American basketball athletes in Sports illustrated (1954 to 1986)

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sports journalism,
  • African American athletes -- Social conditions,
  • Basketball -- Social aspects

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesSports illustrated (Time, inc.)
    Statementby Mark Emmanuel Francis
    SeriesHealth, physical education and recreation microform publications
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationx, 97 leaves
    Number of Pages97
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14651450M

    Teresa Edwards (born J ) is an American former women's basketball player and four time Olympic gold medalist.. In , Sports Illustrated magazine placed her as 22nd of the " Greatest Female Athletes of the 20th Century". She played for, and graduated from, the University of Georgia.. The US Olympic Committee appointed Edwards as chef de mission for the College: Georgia (–).   During a medal ceremony at the Summer Olympics in Mexico City, two African-American track athletes made what would become one of the most famous political protests in the history of sports.

    A study published by the University of Minnesota notes that “the fatal drowning rate of African-American children ages 5 to 14 is times that of white children in the same age range.   T he black power salute by American sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos on a Mexico City medal stand at the Summer Olympics is one of the most iconic images in the history of sports Author: Andrew Maraniss.

      "It's not a sports book," Walsh once told his son. " It's a thesis." The pages can be dry and dense at times -- Walsh listed 29 factors that could help determine if a .   Cross set the standard as he was the first African-American to co-anchor a network sports show, and George was one the first females to do the same. "We were named 'The Mod Squad' after the TV.


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