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ERIC Number: EJ644302
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0161-7761
"Points Ain't Everything": Emergent Goals and Average and Percent Understandings in the Play of Basketball among African American Students.
Nasir, Na'ilah Suad
Anthropology & Education Quarterly, v31 n3 p283-305 Sep 2000
Examined the shifting nature of the cultural practice of basketball as players moved from middle to high school play and related shifts in players' statistical evaluations linked to play. Observations of and interviews with African American basketball players indicated that the practice of basketball differed at the two levels of play corresponding to differences in mathematics linked to play. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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