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Sporting Rhetoric: Power, Performance. Profit and Politics

PWR 1CW - Fall 2013 - Instructor: Wright, C.
Last Updated: 1-Nov-2013

A guide to resources for PWR 1CW: Sporting Rhetoric: Power, Performance, Profit and Politics.

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Background/Reference Sources

Use these sources to help you pick a topic and to provide context to your research based argument

1st ed. Amsterdam ; New York : Elsevier, 2001.
Green Library » Social Sciences Resource Center (non-circulating) » H41 .I58 2001 V.1
Available in Electronic Form. See chapters on Sociology of Sport; Anthropology of Sport; MassMedia and Sports
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2009.
Green Library » InfoCenter (non-circulating) » GV706.5 .B375 2009 V.1
Boston : Northeastern University Press, c2013.
Green Library » Stacks » GV706.35 .A37 2013
Law Library (Crown) » Basement » GV706.35 .Z56 2013

Suggested Databases and Ejournals

Besides using these SELECTED GENERAL OR SUBJECT SPECIFIC DATABASES to find articles on your topic, you can focus your research by looking at the specific (or general) perspective of a particular journal/magazine or database. Here are some examples:

SPORTS PERIODICALS: HERE ARE MORE THAN 200 JOURNALS AND MAGAZINES in the library or online

SPORTS: SOCIAL ASPECTS: HERE ARE SOME JOURNALS ON SOCIOLOGY OF SPORT

BELOW ARE SOME OF OUR FAVORITES:

London : F. Cass, 1987-
Green Library » Stacks » GV605 .B73 V.24:NO.7-12 2007
TRY THIS SEARCH in this Journal: "fans"  to see scholarly literature on the concept of FANS in a journal on history of Sport
St. Louis, MO : Sporting News Pub. Co.
Green Library » Stacks » GV561 .S65 V.235 2011:OCT., DEC
Articles, news, and statistics covering American professional and college sports.  POPULAR MEDIA.
Boston, MA [etc.] ARENA: Institute for Sport and Social Analysis, 1976-
SAL3 (off-campus storage) » Stacks » GV706.5 .J6 V.27 2003
Milwaukee, Wis. : Marquette University, 2000-
The Marquette Sports Law Review, formerly the Marquette Sports Law Journal, is a national bi-annual scholarly review addressing issues in sports law. LAW JOURNAL, PEER REVIEWED
Princeton, N.J. : Sports Business Research Network.
SBRnet provides searchable news and market research from the National Sporting Goods Association and other industry sources on all aspects of sporting goods, sports equipment, participation, demographics, fan profiles, sports finance, sponsorship, broadcasting, media, and marketing.  DATABASE - SEARCHES MARKET RESEARCH ON SPORTING INDUSTRY