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The Resource Taking a knee, taking a stand : African American athletes and the fight for social justice, Bob Schron ; foreword by Devin McCourty

Taking a knee, taking a stand : African American athletes and the fight for social justice, Bob Schron ; foreword by Devin McCourty

Label
Taking a knee, taking a stand : African American athletes and the fight for social justice
Title
Taking a knee, taking a stand
Title remainder
African American athletes and the fight for social justice
Statement of responsibility
Bob Schron ; foreword by Devin McCourty
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A decade-by-decade account of African-American athlete activism told through the stories of prominent athletes who fought for racial or gender equality, often at the expense of their reputation or their ability to practice their sport. From Jesse Owens's performance in the 1936 Olympics to Colin Kaepernick's controversial kneel during the national anthem, this book show that the actions of these brave men and women are living history, part of an arc of progress on civil rights that is ongoing and far from over"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schron, Bob
Dewey number
796.08996
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV706.32
LC item number
.S37 2020
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American athletes
  • African American political activists
  • Racism
  • African American political activists
  • Racism
  • United States
Label
Taking a knee, taking a stand : African American athletes and the fight for social justice, Bob Schron ; foreword by Devin McCourty
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 182 pages
Isbn
9781623545376
Lccn
2019020909
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1112138530
  • (OCoLC)on1112138530
Label
Taking a knee, taking a stand : African American athletes and the fight for social justice, Bob Schron ; foreword by Devin McCourty
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 182 pages
Isbn
9781623545376
Lccn
2019020909
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1112138530
  • (OCoLC)on1112138530

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