Transformational Developments at the Interface of Race, Sport, and the Collegiate Athletic Arms Race in the Age of Globalization

Authors

  • Harry Edwards University of California

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.1123/jis.4.1.18

Abstract

This essay includes a survey and analysis of social, cultural and political factors and forces contouring and configuring the state and trajectory of African-American Sports involvement as we enter the second decade of the 21st Century. These factors include the circumstances and conditions of the traditional Black community; Black educational challenges; the issue of race, justice, and power; and the “collegiate athletic arms race” in the age of globalization in sport and society.

Author Biography

Harry Edwards, University of California

Edwards is a Professor Emeritus, University of California, Berkeley, CA.

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Published

2011-06-01

How to Cite

Edwards, H. (2011). Transformational Developments at the Interface of Race, Sport, and the Collegiate Athletic Arms Race in the Age of Globalization. Journal of Intercollegiate Sport, 4(1), 18–31. https://doi.org/10.1123/jis.4.1.18

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Conference Presentations And Responses