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  • A Place on the Team: The Triumph and Tragedy ofA Place on the Team: The Triumph and Tragedy of
    Welch Suggs

    A Place on the Team is the inside story of how Title IX revolutionized American sports. The federal law guaranteeing women's rights in education, Title IX opened gymnasiums and playing field…

  • Out of BoundsOut of Bounds
    Jeff Benedict

    Out of Bounds: Inside the NBA's Culture of Rape, Violence, and Crime is a searing indictment of professional basketball players who live in a world where criminal laws and social norms don't exist,…

  • Getting in the Game: Title IX and the Women s Sports RevolutionGetting in the Game: Title IX and the Women’s Sports Revolution
    Deborah L. Brake

    Title IX, a landmark federal statute enacted in 1972 to prohibit sex discrimination in education, has worked its way into American culture as few other laws have. It is an iconic law, the subject o…

  • Advancing the Ball: Race, Reformation, and the Quest for Equal Coaching Opportunity in the NFLAdvancing the Ball: Race, Reformation, and the Quest for Equal Coaching Opportunity in the NFL
    N. Jeremi Duru

    Following the NFL's desegregation in 1946, opportunities became increasingly plentiful for African American players–but not African American coaches. Although Major League Baseball and the NBA mad…

  • Champion s Sports Law in a Nutshell, 4th: Edition 4Champion’s Sports Law in a Nutshell, 4th: Edition 4
    Walter Champion Jr.

    This book discusses all elements of sports law in an organized, coherent manner. Topics covered include contracts, torts, antitrust, liabilities, constitutional implications, labor law, and taxes. …

  • The ScapegoatThe Scapegoat
    Verner Møller

    Michael Rasmussen was close to winning the Tour de France 2007 when his team Rabobank decided to take him out of the race. This was a consequence of a press campaign without precedence in the histo…

  • Sports Justice: The Law and the Business of SportsSports Justice: The Law and the Business of Sports
    Roger I. Abrams

    Americans, brought up playing or watching sports, absorb the notions of fair play not simply as integral themes of sportsmanship on the field, but also as values they try to carry into their everyd…

  • Football, Gambling, and Money Laundering: A Global Criminal Justice PerspectiveFootball, Gambling, and Money Laundering: A Global Criminal Justice Perspective
    Fausto Martin De Sanctis

    Professional football means many things to many people. For players, a means to possible fame and fortune. For fans, a source of local or national pride, and perhaps the chance to score with a few …

  • Fair Ways: How Six Black Golfers Won Civil Rights in Beaumont, TexasFair Ways: How Six Black Golfers Won Civil Rights in Beaumont, Texas
    Robert J. Robertson

    The case of these six golfers who fought for the right to play their city's golf course set a nationwide precedent for desegregation of public facilities. Robertson chronicles the stories of the go…

  • Løgn over løgn: Om Michael Rasmussens Tour de France-exitLøgn over løgn: Om Michael Rasmussens Tour de France-exit
    Verner Møller

    Michael Rasmussen var på vej til en sikker samlet sejr i Tour de France 2007, da hans hold Rabobank valgte at trække ham ud af løbet. Det var kulminationen på en pressehetz uden fortilfælde i sport…