The Resource Women's sports : a history, Allen Guttmann

Women's sports : a history, Allen Guttmann

Label
Women's sports : a history
Title
Women's sports
Title remainder
a history
Statement of responsibility
Allen Guttmann
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The subject is rife with social and cultural implications which Guttmann explores as he traces the development of women's sports from antiquity to the present, including the evolution and the revolution in the 20th century and contemporary controversies
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Guttmann, Allen
Dewey number
796/.0194
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
GV709
LC item number
.G85 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sports for women
  • Sport
  • Vrouwen
  • Sports féminins
  • Sports for women
  • Sport
  • Vrouwen
  • Frau
  • Frauensport
  • Geschichte
  • Sport
  • Frauensport
  • Geschichte
Label
Women's sports : a history, Allen Guttmann
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-321) 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 -- I. A history of women's sports. From the Egyptians to the Etruscans ; Spartan girls and other runners ; Matrons and gladiators ; The lady hunts a stag ; A renaissance for women's sports? ; Cricketeers on the green and viragos in the ring ; The Victorian age : debility and strength ; The Victorian age : from Swedish drill to field hockey ; Play days and muscle molls ; The Europeans take the lead ; Women's sports and totalitarian regimes ; Evolutionary change -- II. The present state of women's sports. Revolutionary change ; Three contemporary controversies
Extent
1 online resource (x, 339 pages, [32] pages of plates
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036930086
Label
Women's sports : a history, Allen Guttmann
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-321) 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 -- I. A history of women's sports. From the Egyptians to the Etruscans ; Spartan girls and other runners ; Matrons and gladiators ; The lady hunts a stag ; A renaissance for women's sports? ; Cricketeers on the green and viragos in the ring ; The Victorian age : debility and strength ; The Victorian age : from Swedish drill to field hockey ; Play days and muscle molls ; The Europeans take the lead ; Women's sports and totalitarian regimes ; Evolutionary change -- II. The present state of women's sports. Revolutionary change ; Three contemporary controversies
Extent
1 online resource (x, 339 pages, [32] pages of plates
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036930086

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