ERIC Number: EJ463199
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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The Sporting Past in American History.
Borish, Linda J.
OAH Magazine of History, v7 n1 p3-5 Sum 1992
Discusses the role of sports in U.S. history. Describes primary sources and scholarly articles available for use in integrating sports history into history courses. Addresses questions about sport and society in the United States from the Puritans through the present day. Suggests that sports have been used to limit upward mobility and maintain inequality. (DK)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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