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Emotional LandscapesLove, Gender, and Migration

Emotional Landscapes: Love, Gender, and Migration

Marcelo J. Borges, Sonia Cancian, and Linda Reeder (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780252043499
eISBN:
9780252052378
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043499.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

Emotional Landscapes: Love, Gender, and Migration explores how emotions in general, and love in particular, shape individual and collective experiences of migration, and the formation of mobile and ... More

Fighting VisibilitySports Media and Female Athletes in the UFC

Fighting Visibility: Sports Media and Female Athletes in the UFC

Jennifer McClearen

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780252043734
eISBN:
9780252052637
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043734.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Sport and Leisure

Over the first twenty years of the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s (UFC) history, the mixed-martial arts (MMA) promotion adamantly excluded female athletes and upheld sports media’s time-honored ... More

The Labor Board CrewRemaking Worker-Employer Relations from Pearl Harbor to the Reagan Era

The Labor Board Crew: Remaking Worker-Employer Relations from Pearl Harbor to the Reagan Era

Ronald W. Schatz

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780252043628
eISBN:
9780252052507
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043628.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Occupations, Professions, and Work

Ronald W. Schatz tells the story of the team of young economists and lawyers recruited to the National War Labor Board to resolve union-management conflicts during the Second World War. The crew ... More

NFL FootballA History of America's New National Pastime

NFL Football: A History of America's New National Pastime

Richard C. Crepeau

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780252043581
eISBN:
9780252052460
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043581.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Sport and Leisure

A multibillion-dollar entertainment empire, the National Football League is a coast-to-coast obsession that borders on religion and dominates our sports-mad culture. But today's NFL also provides a ... More

Passing the BatonBlack Women Track Stars and American Identity

Passing the Baton: Black Women Track Stars and American Identity

Cat M. Ariail

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780252043482
eISBN:
9780252052361
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043482.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Sport and Leisure

In the post–World War II period, nations and territories used international sport to codify and communicate their ideal citizenries. For the United States, black women who competed in track and field ... More

Union RenegadesMiners, Capitalism, and Organizing in the Gilded Age

Union Renegades: Miners, Capitalism, and Organizing in the Gilded Age

Dana M. Caldemeyer

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780252043505
eISBN:
9780252052385
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043505.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Occupations, Professions, and Work

Union Renegades follows the individuals who did not see the value of following union orders in the Gilded Age. As unions grew more centralized to combat worker grievances in the workplace, leaders ... More

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