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The Youth Sports Crisis: Out-of-Control Adults, Helpless Kids (Hardback)
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The Youth Sports Crisis: Out-of-Control Adults, Helpless Kids (Hardback)

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Hardback 249 Pages / Published: 14/10/2014
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This provocative critique of the youth sports movement examines the various issues surrounding children in sports and provides a plan for reform based on a change in philosophy and practice.


* Contains a separate chapter on youth football that highlights the toxic elements of the sport

* Features a comprehensive bibliography of some 275 sources containing scholarly and popular books, periodicals, conference papers, and online resources

* Offers a comprehensive view on the topic, including the expenses, injuries, and exploitation by coaches

* Explores the damaging culture of hypermasculinity inherent in boys sports

Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 9781440831386
Number of pages: 249
Weight: 590 g
Dimensions: 236 x 155 x 25 mm

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