Overview:The NFL: Critical and Cultural Perspectives - The National Football League is one of the most significant cultural engines in contemporary American life. Yet despite intense and near ubiquitous media coverage, commentators rarely turn a critical lens on the league to ask what material and social forces have contributed to its success, and how the NFL has influenced public life in the United States.The editors of and contributors to The NFL examine the league as a culturally, economically, and politically powerful presence in American life. The essays, by established and up-and-coming scholars, explore how the NFL is packaged for commercial consumption, the league's influence on American identity, and its relationship to state and cultural militarism. The NFL is the first collection of critical essays to focus attention on the NFL as a cultural force. It boldly moves beyond popular celebrations of the sport and toward a fuller understanding of football's role in shaping contemporary sport, media, and everyday life.Contributors include: David L. Andrews, Aaron Baker, Michael Butterworth, Jacob Dittmer, Dan Grano, Samantha King, Kyle Kusz, Toby Miller, Ronald L. Mower, Dylan Mulvin, Oliver J.C. Rick, Katie Rodgers, and the editors.
This book is on page /88f0ff300130a9332bf7ee8997e69000/book/1603725641-9781439909577. It was written by the following authors: Thomas Oates, Zack Furness. Book The NFL: Critical and Cultural Perspectives, which can be read online, published by the company: U.S., Temple University Press. Other books on similar topics can be found in sections: Sports Books. The book was published on 2014-07-11 00:00:00. It has 268 pages and is published in Hardback format and weight 522 g. File for download The NFL: Critical and Cultural Perspectives has PDF format and is called the-nfl-critical-and-cultural-perspectives.pdf. Other books you can download below. Our nottedeiricercatoriaq.it site is not responsible for the content of PDF files.
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