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The Resource Advancing the ball : race, reformation, and the quest for equal coaching opportunity in the NFL, N. Jeremi Duru

Advancing the ball : race, reformation, and the quest for equal coaching opportunity in the NFL, N. Jeremi Duru

Label
Advancing the ball : race, reformation, and the quest for equal coaching opportunity in the NFL
Title
Advancing the ball
Title remainder
race, reformation, and the quest for equal coaching opportunity in the NFL
Statement of responsibility
N. Jeremi Duru
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Two days before Super Bowl XLI in 2007, the game's two opposing head coaches posed with the trophy one of them would hoist after the contest. It was a fairly unremarkable event, except that both coaches were African American--a fact that was as much of a story as the game itself. As Jeremi Duru reveals in Advancing the Ball, this unique milestone resulted from the work of a determined group of people whose struggles to expand head coaching opportunities for African Americans ultimately changed the National Football League. Since the league's desegregation in 1946, opportunities had grown plent
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Duru, N. Jeremi
Dewey number
796.332/64
Index
index present
LC call number
GV706.32
LC item number
D87 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Law and current events masters
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • National Football League
  • Discrimination in sports
  • Discrimination in employment
  • African American football coaches
  • United States
  • National Football League
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • African American football coaches
  • Discrimination in employment
  • Discrimination in sports
  • Race relations
  • United States
Label
Advancing the ball : race, reformation, and the quest for equal coaching opportunity in the NFL, N. Jeremi Duru
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Baltimore love -- An idea's origin -- Superior performance, inferior opportunities -- Enter the godfather -- The Rooney Rule -- The coaching carousel -- Millen, Mooch, and the great Detroit hiring debate -- Birth of an alliance -- A season of dreams -- Digging new wells -- Road to Super Bowl XLI
Control code
694088051
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 204 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199792269
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)694088051
Label
Advancing the ball : race, reformation, and the quest for equal coaching opportunity in the NFL, N. Jeremi Duru
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Baltimore love -- An idea's origin -- Superior performance, inferior opportunities -- Enter the godfather -- The Rooney Rule -- The coaching carousel -- Millen, Mooch, and the great Detroit hiring debate -- Birth of an alliance -- A season of dreams -- Digging new wells -- Road to Super Bowl XLI
Control code
694088051
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 204 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199792269
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)694088051

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