Richard O. Davies
wrote Sports in American Life: A History, 3rd Edition
comprising 504 pages back in 2016.
Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN 1118912373 and 9781118912379.
Since then Sports in American Life: A History, 3rd Edition textbook
was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price
of $ 14.11 or rent at the marketplace.
The third edition of author Richard O. Davies' highly praised narrative of American sports, Sports in American Life: A History, features extensive revisions and updates to its presentation of an interpretative history of the relationship of sports to the larger themes of U.S. history. Updated include a new section on concussions caused by contact sports and new biographies of John Wooden and Joe Paterno.
- Features extensive revisions and updates, along with a leaner, faster-paced narrative than previous editions
- Addresses the social, economic, and cultural interaction between sports and gender, race, class, and other larger issues
- Provides expanded coverage of college sports, women in sports, race and racism in organized sports, and soccer's sharp rise in popularity
- Features an all-new section that tackles the growing controversy of head injuries and concussions caused by contact sports