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Unpaid Professionals

Commercialism and Conflict in Big-Time College Sports

by Andrew Zimbalist

  • 308 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Princeton University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Higher & further education,
  • Sport & leisure industries,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Sports,
  • USA,
  • General,
  • Philosophy & Social Aspects,
  • Economics,
  • Education,
  • Political Science and International Relations,
  • Sports & Recreation / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7757955M
    ISBN 100691086907
    ISBN 109780691086903

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    The book is readable, solidly researched, and adds great clarity to a muddy debate."--Jon Morgan, The Baltimore Sun "With Unpaid Professionals, sports economist Zimbalist adds significantly to a growing literature from researchers and practitioners on big-time college athletics. The Professionals is a timely novel taking place within a context which had me drawing comparisons to the Occupy Wall Street movement which swept up North America in the last year. The reader is introduced to four white, middle class, under-employed college graduates who dream up the perfect money-making scheme in a scarce job market: kidnapping/5.

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If every American interested in this subject read this book, real reform would come to big-time college sports. — Murray Sperber, author of "Onward to Victory: The Crises That Shaped College Sports"5/5(1). On page one of the –98 NCAA Manual the basic purpose of the National Collegiate Athletic Association is written: “to maintain intercollegiate athletics as an integral part of the educational program and the athlete as an integral part of the student body and, by doing so, retain a clear line of demarcation between intercollegiate athletics and professional sports.”.

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There’s strong support in the book for a laissez-faire approach whereby college sports would be told, “You survive only as long as you can pay your own way,” but Zimbalist’s recommendations are rather pallid ones, decidedly not of the Gordian Knot-cutting type.

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