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The Resource Girls and sports, Karen Miller, book editor

Girls and sports, Karen Miller, book editor

Label
Girls and sports
Title
Girls and sports
Statement of responsibility
Karen Miller, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines both sides of issues pertaining to girl athletes, from how gender influences participation to how participation affects girls' health, and from school support for girls sports programs to cultural implications
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
796.082
Index
index present
LC call number
GV709
LC item number
.G57 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Miller, Karen
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women athletes
  • Sports for women
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Girls and sports, Karen Miller, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Deirdre M. Kelly, Shauna Pomerantz, and Dawn H. Currie
  • Women's teams play the same games as men's teams
  • Patricia Sanchez
  • Girls' teams lack the skill of boys' teams
  • Preston Williams
  • How does sports participation affect girls' health?
  • Team sports are associated with a reduced risk of suicide in girls
  • Lindsay A. Taliaferro, et al.
  • Sports participation does not always enhance girls' self-esteem
  • David R. Shaffer and Erin Wittes
  • How does gender influence sports participation?
  • Sport supplement use is common among female athletes
  • Mike Perko, Todd Bartee, and Mike Dunn
  • Steroid use among female athletes is overreported
  • Gen Kanayama, et al.
  • Do schools support girls' sports programs?
  • Schools are complying with Title IX regulations
  • Becky Vest and Gerald Masterson
  • Schools are not complying with Title IX regulations
  • Megan Seely
  • Title IX has increased girls' participation in school sports
  • Girls should be allowed to play on boys' teams
  • R. Vivian Acosta and Linda Jean Carpenter
  • Title IX has not increased girls' participation in school sports
  • Carrie Lukas
  • Schools support cheerleaders as athletes
  • Jon Siegel
  • Schools do not support cheerleaders as athletes
  • Rob Stein
  • What are the cultural implications of girls' participation in sports?
  • Female endurance athletes diet to improve performance
  • Eli Saslow
  • Kris Lines
  • Female aesthetic athletes diet to improve performance
  • A. P. (Karin) de Bruin, Raoul R. D. Oudejans, and Frank C. Bakker
  • Sports participation increases aggression in females
  • James Garbarino
  • Sports participation increases rates of female college graduation
  • Kelly P. Troutman and Mikaela J. Dufur
  • Boys should be allowed to play on girls' teams
  • Sarah K. Fields
  • Athletes are judged according to gendered sports stereotypes
  • Lisa A. Harrison and Amanda B. Lynch
  • Female athletes defy gendered sports stereotypes
Control code
ocn317921643
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
219 p.
Isbn
9780737745160
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2009028943
System control number
  • (OCoLC)317921643
  • a949848-1001
Label
Girls and sports, Karen Miller, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Deirdre M. Kelly, Shauna Pomerantz, and Dawn H. Currie
  • Women's teams play the same games as men's teams
  • Patricia Sanchez
  • Girls' teams lack the skill of boys' teams
  • Preston Williams
  • How does sports participation affect girls' health?
  • Team sports are associated with a reduced risk of suicide in girls
  • Lindsay A. Taliaferro, et al.
  • Sports participation does not always enhance girls' self-esteem
  • David R. Shaffer and Erin Wittes
  • How does gender influence sports participation?
  • Sport supplement use is common among female athletes
  • Mike Perko, Todd Bartee, and Mike Dunn
  • Steroid use among female athletes is overreported
  • Gen Kanayama, et al.
  • Do schools support girls' sports programs?
  • Schools are complying with Title IX regulations
  • Becky Vest and Gerald Masterson
  • Schools are not complying with Title IX regulations
  • Megan Seely
  • Title IX has increased girls' participation in school sports
  • Girls should be allowed to play on boys' teams
  • R. Vivian Acosta and Linda Jean Carpenter
  • Title IX has not increased girls' participation in school sports
  • Carrie Lukas
  • Schools support cheerleaders as athletes
  • Jon Siegel
  • Schools do not support cheerleaders as athletes
  • Rob Stein
  • What are the cultural implications of girls' participation in sports?
  • Female endurance athletes diet to improve performance
  • Eli Saslow
  • Kris Lines
  • Female aesthetic athletes diet to improve performance
  • A. P. (Karin) de Bruin, Raoul R. D. Oudejans, and Frank C. Bakker
  • Sports participation increases aggression in females
  • James Garbarino
  • Sports participation increases rates of female college graduation
  • Kelly P. Troutman and Mikaela J. Dufur
  • Boys should be allowed to play on girls' teams
  • Sarah K. Fields
  • Athletes are judged according to gendered sports stereotypes
  • Lisa A. Harrison and Amanda B. Lynch
  • Female athletes defy gendered sports stereotypes
Control code
ocn317921643
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
219 p.
Isbn
9780737745160
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2009028943
System control number
  • (OCoLC)317921643
  • a949848-1001

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