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The Resource God in the stadium : sports and religion in America, Robert J. Higgs

God in the stadium : sports and religion in America, Robert J. Higgs

Label
God in the stadium : sports and religion in America
Title
God in the stadium
Title remainder
sports and religion in America
Statement of responsibility
Robert J. Higgs
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1932-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Higgs, Robert J.
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sports
  • College sports
  • United States
Label
God in the stadium : sports and religion in America, Robert J. Higgs
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
From Sabbath bans to Super Sunday -- The old knight in the new world -- Revolutionary heroes and fighting parsons -- The acrobatic Christianity of the early frontier -- The soul of American knighthood -- The consecration of college Sports -- Manliness moves west -- Playful alternatives -- Sportianity versus mountainity -- Builders of character and the YMCA -- Cloning West Point on the American campus -- Symbols of the union of Caesar and Christ -- Power in the sweat -- Field generals of the crusade -- Power in the tube -- The knight and the shepherd
Control code
ocm32429131
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xv, 383 p.
Isbn
9780813108537
Lccn
95008999
Label
God in the stadium : sports and religion in America, Robert J. Higgs
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
From Sabbath bans to Super Sunday -- The old knight in the new world -- Revolutionary heroes and fighting parsons -- The acrobatic Christianity of the early frontier -- The soul of American knighthood -- The consecration of college Sports -- Manliness moves west -- Playful alternatives -- Sportianity versus mountainity -- Builders of character and the YMCA -- Cloning West Point on the American campus -- Symbols of the union of Caesar and Christ -- Power in the sweat -- Field generals of the crusade -- Power in the tube -- The knight and the shepherd
Control code
ocm32429131
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xv, 383 p.
Isbn
9780813108537
Lccn
95008999

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