Journal of Sport History, Volume 42, 2015 Number 2


Projection and Reception: The American(ized) Other in East German Elite Sport, 1966–77
George N. Kioussis, Thomas M. Hunt

The “Bad Boys” of Tennis: Shifting Gender and Social Class Relations in the Era of Năstase, Connors, and McEnroe
Robert J. Lake

From Black Power to Indigenous Activism: The Olympic Movement and the Marginalization of Oppressed Peoples (1968–2012)
Christine O’Bonsawin

Film, Media, and Museum Reviews

Research Note: Material Culture and the Meaning of Rough Sports in Nineteenth-Century Canada: The Case of “Champion Hecter”
Forrest D. Pass

Bad Boys dir. by Zak Levitt, and: The 84 Draft dir. by Zak Levitt (review)
Cory Barker

LT: The Life & Times dir. by Peter Radovich (review)
Andrew D. Linden

Next Goal Wins dir. by Mike Brett and Steve Jamison (review)
Lindsay Parks Pieper

The Battered Bastards of Baseball dir. by Chapman Way and Maclain Way (review)
David Asa Schwartz

Book Reviews

The Soccer Diaries: An American’s Thirty-Year Pursuit of the International Game by Michael Agovino (review)
Souvik Naha

The Global Gym: Gender, Health and Pedagogies by J. Andreasson and T. Johansson (review)
Rudolf Müllner

The Sabermetric Revolution: Assessing the Growth of Analytics in Baseball by Benjamin Baumer and Andrew Zimbalist (review)
Gregory H. Wolf

Twenty-four Years to Boston by Jim Brennan (review)
Keith McClellan

Winning in Both Leagues: Reflections from Baseball’s Front Office by J. Frank Cashen (review)
Craig Greenham

Encyclopedia of Armed Forces Football: The Complete History of the Glory Years by John Daye (review)
Wanda Ellen Wakefield

An Unbreakable Bond: The Brotherhood of Maurice Stokes and Jack Twyman by Pat Farabaugh (review)
Murry Nelson

Arnie, Seve, and a Fleck of Golf History: Heroes, Underdogs, Courses, and Championships by Bill Fields (review)
George B. Kirsch

Everyone to Skis! Skiing in Russia and the Rise of Soviet Biathlon by William D. Frank (review)
Andreas Brugger

Becoming Iron Men: The Story of the 1963 Loyola Ramblers by Lew Freedman (review)
Chad Carlson

Shaping the Image of the Game: Early Professional Baseball and the Sporting Press by R. Terry Furst (review)
Travis Vogan

Historical Dictionary of Bowling by John Grasso and Eric R. Hartman (review)
Michael A. Hill

Arthur Ashe: Tennis and Justice in the Civil Rights Era by Eric Allen Hall (review)
David Welky

So Many Seasons in the Sun: A Century and More of Conversations with Baseball’s Greatest Clubhouse Managers by Lawrence Hogan, and: Baseball Skippers and Their Crews: The History of Every Major League Manager and Coach, 1871–2014 by Thomas Brucato (review)
Craig Greenham

The Chalmers Race: Ty Cobb, Napoleon Lajoie, and the Controversial 1910 Batting Title That Became a National Obsession by Rick Huhn (review)
Amy Essington

Rozelle: A Biography by Jerry Izenberg (review)
Stephen H. Norwood

Dominican Baseball: New Pride, Old Prejudice by Alan Klein (review)
William M. Simons

Empire in Waves: A Political History of Surfing by Scott Laderman (review)
Ed Jaggard

Polo in Argentina: A History by Horace A. Laffaye (review)
Patricia Anderson

Shooting Threes and Shaking the Basketball Establishment: The Short, Chaotic Run of the American Basketball League by Bob Lieb (review)
Paul M. McInerny

Black Baseball Entrepreneurs, 1902–1931: The Negro National and Eastern Colored Leagues by Michael Lomax (review)
Louis Moore

Bill Giles and Baseball by John B. Lord (review)
Zachary Ingle

Sport and Body Politics in Japan by Wolfram Manzenreiter (review)
Masa Enomoto

Mover and Shaker: Walter O’Malley, the Dodgers, and Baseball’s Westward Expansion by Andy McCue (review)
Amy Essington

The NFL: Critical and Cultural Perspectives ed. by Thomas P. Oates and Zack Furness (review)
Gerald R. Gems

Sport and the British World, 1900–1930: Amateurism and National Identity in Australasia and Beyond by Erik Nielsen (review)
Wray Vamplew

The Life and Career of David Beckham: Football Legend, Cultural Icon by Tracey Savell Reavis (review)
Michael A. Hill

Bring in the Right-Hander! My Twenty-Two Years in the Major Leagues by Jerry Reuss (review)
Paul M. McInerny

The Opening Kickoff, the Tumultuous Birth of a Football Nation by Dave Revsine (review)
John Watterson

Perfectly Awful: The Philadelphia 76ers’ Horrendous and Hilarious 1972–73 Season by Charley Rosen (review)
Murry Nelson

A History of Women’s Boxing by Malissa Smith (review)
Gerald R. Gems

When Baseball Went White: Reconstruction, Reconciliation, and Dreams of a National Pastime by Ryan A. Swanson (review)
David Welky

Going to the Dogs: Greyhound Racing, Animal Activism, and American Popular Culture by Gwyneth Anne Thayer (review)
Andrea L. Smalley

Pro Football Schedules by Ivan Urena (review)
Keith McClellan

Keepers of the Flame: NFL Films and the Rise of Sports Media by Travis Vogan (review)
Ron Briley

Surfing Places, Surfboard Makers: Craft, Creativity, and Cultural Heritage in Hawai’i, California, and Australia by Andrew Warren and Chris Gibson (review)
Rebecca Olive

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