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The dark side of sports

exposing the sexual culture of collegiate and professional athletes

by Nick T. Pappas

  • 162 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Meyer & Meyer Sport in Maidenhead .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sexual behavior,
  • Athletes

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementNick T. Pappas
    SeriesSport, culture & society -- v. 9
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV706.8 .P3 2012
    The Physical Object
    Pagination392 p.
    Number of Pages392
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27028766M
    ISBN 101841263389
    ISBN 109781841263380
    OCLC/WorldCa712117782

    Amicus was founded by two Americans, Milton Subotsky and Max Rosenberg, and the story of its rise and fall is a fascinating one that has never been told in as full detail as it is in this important new film book. Amicus – The Friendly Face of Fear tells the complete story of Amicus’s 20 year creative period, starting with 50s rock musicals. Former collegiate and professional athlete and coach, Dr. Nick Pappas, discusses such issues, as an expert and author of a startling new book, The Dark Side of Sports: Exposing the Sexual Culture of Collegiate and Professional Athletes.

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