The Resource Ways of grace : stories of activism, adversity, and how sports can bring us together, James Blake with Carol Taylor

Ways of grace : stories of activism, adversity, and how sports can bring us together, James Blake with Carol Taylor

Label
Ways of grace : stories of activism, adversity, and how sports can bring us together
Title
Ways of grace
Title remainder
stories of activism, adversity, and how sports can bring us together
Statement of responsibility
James Blake with Carol Taylor
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"In Ways of Grace he reflects on his experiences and explores those of other sports stars and public figures who have not only overcome adversity, but have used them to unite rather than divide"--Amazon
Cataloging source
HBP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1979-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Blake, James
Dewey number
796.09
Index
index present
LC call number
  • GV706.5
  • GV706.32
LC item number
  • .B595 2017
  • B52 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Taylor, Carol
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sports
  • Sports and state
  • Professional athletes
  • Racism in sports
  • Sex discrimination in sports
  • Social action
  • Political activists
  • Sports
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies / African American Studies
  • SPORTS & RECREATION / History
  • SPORTS & RECREATION / Tennis
  • Activists
  • Social justice
  • African American athletes
  • Women athletes
  • Athletes
Label
Ways of grace : stories of activism, adversity, and how sports can bring us together, James Blake with Carol Taylor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical resources (pages 221-231) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Mistaken identity -- Early trailblazers : accidental activists -- Changing the game : the unifying power of sports -- You run like a girl : gender biases in sports -- Shut up and play : the impetus and social ramifications of sports activism -- More than just a game : sometimes the end justifies the means -- A personal choice : the athlete as activist -- Epilogue: The power of protest
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9780062354525
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • 1577771
  • (OCoLC)991596824
  • 1562152
  • (OCoLC)ocn991596824
  • 1562152
  • 1577771
  • 1577771
Label
Ways of grace : stories of activism, adversity, and how sports can bring us together, James Blake with Carol Taylor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical resources (pages 221-231) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Mistaken identity -- Early trailblazers : accidental activists -- Changing the game : the unifying power of sports -- You run like a girl : gender biases in sports -- Shut up and play : the impetus and social ramifications of sports activism -- More than just a game : sometimes the end justifies the means -- A personal choice : the athlete as activist -- Epilogue: The power of protest
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9780062354525
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • 1577771
  • (OCoLC)991596824
  • 1562152
  • (OCoLC)ocn991596824
  • 1562152
  • 1577771
  • 1577771

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