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Reclaiming the game [electronic resource] : college sports and educational values / William G. Bowen and Sarah A. Levin, in collaboration with James L. Shulman ... [et al.].

By: Bowen, William G.
Contributor(s): Levin, Sarah A.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2003Description: 1 online resource (vi, 490 p.) : ill.ISBN: 9781400840700 (electronic bk.); 1400840708 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): College sports -- United States | Education, Higher -- Aims and objectives -- United States | College athletes -- Education -- United States | SPORTS & RECREATION -- Essays | SPORTS & RECREATION -- History | SPORTS & RECREATION -- Business Aspects | SPORTS & RECREATION -- Reference | GAMES -- Gambling -- Sports | TRAVEL -- Special Interest -- Sports | Sport universitaire | Enseignement sup�erieur | Sportif universitaire | �Etats-Unis | Bildungsgut | Collegesport | Erziehungsziel | USAGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Reclaiming the game.DDC classification: 796.04/3/0973 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Introduction. Addendum: Principal conferences and associations -- Recruitment of college athletes -- The admissions advantage -- Athletes in college : academic credentials, athletic participation, and campus culture -- Academic outcomes -- Academic underperformance -- Orbits of competition : the role of the conference -- The widening athletic divide -- The athletic divide in context -- Retaking the high ground -- Reform at the institutional and conference levels : recruiting, admissions, and coaching -- Reform at the institutional and conference levels : the athletic program -- Reform at the national level -- Achieving change.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [453]-465) and index.

Introduction. Addendum: Principal conferences and associations -- Recruitment of college athletes -- The admissions advantage -- Athletes in college : academic credentials, athletic participation, and campus culture -- Academic outcomes -- Academic underperformance -- Orbits of competition : the role of the conference -- The widening athletic divide -- The athletic divide in context -- Retaking the high ground -- Reform at the institutional and conference levels : recruiting, admissions, and coaching -- Reform at the institutional and conference levels : the athletic program -- Reform at the national level -- Achieving change.

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