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By Cheryl Cooky,Michael A. Messner,Michela Musto,Lauren Rauscher,Marko Begovic,Carole Oglesby,Don Sabo,Marjorie Snyder,Suzel Bozada-Deas,Shari Dworkin,Ranissa Dycus,Faye Linda Wachs

In quite a few many years, recreation has gone through a thorough gender transformation. notwithstanding, Cheryl Cooky and Michael A. Messner recommend that the development towards gender fairness in activities is much from entire. the continued obstacles to complete and equivalent participation for children, the a long way decrease pay for many elite-level girls athletes, and the continued dearth of reasonable and equivalent media insurance all underline how a lot nonetheless has but to alter earlier than we see gender equality in activities.  

The chapters in No Slam Dunk express that's this now not easily a narrative of an “unfinished revolution.” really, they contend, it really is simplistic optimism to imagine that we're presently nearing the belief of a narrative of linear development that ends with a definite way forward for equality and justice.  This publication offers very important theoretical and empirical insights into the modern global of activities to assist clarify the unevenness of social swap and the way, regardless of major development, gender equality in activities has been “No Slam Dunk.”  
 

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No Slam Dunk: Gender, Sport and the Unevenness of Social Change (Critical Issues in Sport and Society) by Cheryl Cooky,Michael A. Messner,Michela Musto,Lauren Rauscher,Marko Begovic,Carole Oglesby,Don Sabo,Marjorie Snyder,Suzel Bozada-Deas,Shari Dworkin,Ranissa Dycus,Faye Linda Wachs


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