Sportsmen and Gamesmen - Dizikes, John, Professor

The gradual transformation of the British aristocratic sporting tradition into a popular one in America is a principal theme of "Sportsmen and Gamesmen." John Dizikes locates the distinction between sportsmen and gamesmen in different attitudes toward rules. Beginning with Andrew Jackson, the personification of American democracy, for whom the ...

Sportsmen and Gamesmen 2002, University of Missouri Press

ISBN-13: 9780826214478

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