Arete, Sport and Society, American Sport History, Recruiting, Children, Professional sports
Professional sports; Professional athletes; Exploitation; Children; Parents; Money
To say that sport is a central institution in American life would be a gross understatement. The obsessive hold that sport has on Americans is obvious to anyone who spends more than five minutes examining the culture. As we approach the mid-winter festival of the Super Bowl such an obsession seems self-evident.
Sport and Society for Arete
College of Arts and Humanities
Crepeau, Richard C., "Objectification of children" (2009). On Sport and Society. 807.