The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture, Volume 16: Sports and Recreation

Harvey H. Jackson III Charles Reagan Wilson

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The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture, Volume 16: Sports and Recreation

The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture Volume Sports and Recreation What southerners do where they go and what they expect to accomplish in their spare time their leisure reveals much about their cultural values class and racial similarities and differences and

  • Title: The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture, Volume 16: Sports and Recreation
  • Author: Harvey H. Jackson III Charles Reagan Wilson
  • ISBN: 9780807834411
  • Page: 298
  • Format: Hardcover
  • What southerners do, where they go, and what they expect to accomplish in their spare time, their leisure, reveals much about their cultural values, class and racial similarities and differences, and historical perspectives This volume of The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture offers an authoritative and readable reference to the culture of sports and recreation inWhat southerners do, where they go, and what they expect to accomplish in their spare time, their leisure, reveals much about their cultural values, class and racial similarities and differences, and historical perspectives This volume of The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture offers an authoritative and readable reference to the culture of sports and recreation in the American South, surveying the various activities in which southerners engage in their nonwork hours, as well as attitudes surrounding those activities Seventy four thematic essays explore activities from the familiar porch sitting and fairs to the essential football and stock car racing to the unusual pool checkers and a sport called fireballing In seventy eight topical entries, contributors profile major sites associated with recreational activities such as Dollywood, drive ins, and the Appalachian Trail and prominent sports figures including Althea Gibson, Michael Jordan, Mia Hamm, and Hank Aaron Taken together, the entries provide an engaging look at the ways southerners relax, pass time, celebrate, let loose, and have fun.

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