The Resource National pastime : how Americans play baseball and the rest of the world plays soccer, Stefan Szymanski, Andrew Zimbalist

National pastime : how Americans play baseball and the rest of the world plays soccer, Stefan Szymanski, Andrew Zimbalist

Label
National pastime : how Americans play baseball and the rest of the world plays soccer
Title
National pastime
Title remainder
how Americans play baseball and the rest of the world plays soccer
Statement of responsibility
Stefan Szymanski, Andrew Zimbalist
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Examines, from an economic perspective, how the different traditions of soccer and baseball have shaped the possibilities for their commercial organization and exploitation, and considers how each sport might learn from the other's experiences to develop meaningful reforms"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
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1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Szymanski, Stefan
Dewey number
338.4/7796334
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV716
LC item number
.S99 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Zimbalist, Andrew S
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Professional sports
  • Baseball
  • Soccer
  • Base-ball
  • Football association
  • Sports professionnels
  • Sports professionnels
  • Base-ball
  • Football association
  • Baseball
  • Professional sports
  • Soccer
  • United States
  • Baseball
  • Berufsfußball
  • Berufssport
  • Fußball
  • Sportökonomie
  • USA
  • USA
Label
National pastime : how Americans play baseball and the rest of the world plays soccer, Stefan Szymanski, Andrew Zimbalist
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-243) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction, the fields of play -- The origins of baseball and soccer leagues -- How soccer spread around the world when baseball didn't -- Pay for play : the development of the baseball and soccer labor markets -- Fans, franchises, and financial failure : why baseball clubs make money and soccer clubs don't -- Watching the money : baseball and soccer broadcasting -- Uncertain prospects : creating competitive balance -- Crossing cultures and learning lessons : what Americans need to know about world soccer and the world needs to know about American baseball
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 263 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780815782582
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036800495
Label
National pastime : how Americans play baseball and the rest of the world plays soccer, Stefan Szymanski, Andrew Zimbalist
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-243) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction, the fields of play -- The origins of baseball and soccer leagues -- How soccer spread around the world when baseball didn't -- Pay for play : the development of the baseball and soccer labor markets -- Fans, franchises, and financial failure : why baseball clubs make money and soccer clubs don't -- Watching the money : baseball and soccer broadcasting -- Uncertain prospects : creating competitive balance -- Crossing cultures and learning lessons : what Americans need to know about world soccer and the world needs to know about American baseball
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 263 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780815782582
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036800495

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