Arete, Sport and Society, American Sport History, Figure Skating, Tonya Harding, Nancy Kerrigan, Winter Olympics
Winter Olympics; Harding; Tonya; Kerrigan, Nancy, 1969-; Violent crimes
Winning isn't everything, its the only thing. The words of course of that great American philosopher Vince Lombardi. I was reminded of them once again this week as the bizarre story of the attack on Nancy Kerrigan unfolded. And as it unfolded the nature of this commentary changed dramatically.
Sport and Society for Arete
College of Arts and Humanities
Crepeau, Richard C., "Harding and Kerrigan Followup" (1994). On Sport and Society. 411.