Journal of Sport History, Volume 43, 2016, Number 1


Manufacturing “Football Realism” in the Studio Era
Branden Buehler

Origins in History and Historiography: A Case Study of the First Swimmer at Bondi Beach
Douglas Booth

Our Myth of Creation: The Politics of Narrating Basketball’s Origin
Yago Colás

Forum Academic Identities, Historiography, and Methodologies in Sport History

Murray G. Phillips

Sport Studies: A Model for the Twenty-first-century University
Sarah K. Fields

Tempering the Dichotomous Flame: Social History, Cultural History, and Postmodernism(s) in the Journal of Sport History, 1974–2014
Andrew D. Linden

Will the Real Sport Historians Please Stand Up?: Shadow Boxing with an Absent Presenter
Maureen M. Smith

Film Media, and Museum Reviews

Head Games (2012) dir. by Steve James (review)
Seth Friedman

The Crash Reel (2013) dir. by Lucy Walker (review)
Thomas P. Oates

League of Denial (2013) dir. by Michael Kirk (review)
Aaron Baker

Book Reviews

The Miracle Braves, 1914–1916 by Charles C. Alexander (review)
Raymond Schmidt

Religion and Sports: An Introduction and Case Studies by Rebecca Alpert (review)
Douglas R. Hochstetler

In Pursuit of Pennants: Baseball Operations from Deadball to Moneyball by Mark L. Armour, Daniel R. Levitt (review)
Ron Briley

Democratic Sports: Men’s and Women’s College Athletics during the Great Depression by Brad Austin (review)
Robert Pruter

Elgin Baylor: The Man Who Changed Basketball by Bijan C. Bayne (review)
Murry Nelson

Trout Culture: How Fly Fishing Forever Changed the Rocky Mountain West by Jen Corrine Brown (review)
Adam Berg

Marvin Miller, Baseball Revolutionary by Robert F. Burke (review)
Gregory H. Wolf

The Temple of Perfection: A History of the Gym by Eric Chaline (review)
Ben Pollack

American National Pastimes—A History ed. by Mark Dyreson, Jaime Schultz (review)
William M. Simons

E. Lawrence Levy and Muscular Judaism, 1851–1932: Sport, Culture, and Assimilation in Nineteenth-Century Britain, Together with “The Autobiography of an Athlete” ed. by David M. Fahey, and: Muscling in on New Worlds: Jews, Sport, and the Making of the Americas ed. by Raanan Rein, David M. K. Sheinin (review)
William M. Simons

Unrivaled: UConn, Tennessee, and the Twelve Years That Transcended Women’s Basketball by Jeff Goldberg (review)
Lindsay Parks Pieper

Indian Spectacle: College Mascots and the Anxiety of Modern America by Jennifer Guiliano (review)
Marcy S. Sacks

The Negro in Sport ed. by Edwin Bancroft Henderson, Daryl Michael Scott (review)
Amy Essington

Figure Skating in the Formative Years: Singles, Pairs, and the Expanding Role of Women by James R. Hines (review)
William Bridel

Three-Week Professionals: Inside the 1987 NFL Players’ Strike by Ted Kluck (review)
Brian M. Ingrassia

Stagg vs. Yost: The Birth of Cutthroat Football by John Kryk (review)
Gerald R. Gems

A Calculus of Color: The Integration of Baseball’s American League by Robert Kuhn McGregor (review)
Robert A. Bennett III

Sport History in the Digital Era ed. by Gary Osmond, Murray G. Phillips (review)
Braham Dabscheck

Black Ball and the Boardwalk: The Bacharach Giants of Atlantic City, 1916–1929 by James E. Overmyer (review)
Christopher R. Davis

Reporting Baseball’s Sensational Season of 1890: The Brotherhood War and the Rise of Modern Sports Journalism by Scott D. Peterson (review) Steven P. Gietschier

Selling the Yellow Jersey: The Tour de France in the Global Era by Eric Reed (review)
Ari de Wilde

Joining the Clubs: The Business of the National Hockey League to 1945 by J. Andrew Ross (review)
Rob Hudson

Cleveland Indians Legends by Russell Schneider (review)
Jim Odenkirk

Cincinnati Reds Legends by Mike Shannon (review)
Jim Odenkirk

Sports Culture in Latin American History ed. by David Sheinin (review)
Antonio Sotomayor

The Colonel and Hug: The Partnership That Transformed the New York Yankees by Steve Steinberg, Lyle Spatz (review)
David Welky

The Big Leagues Go to Washington: Congress and Sports Antitrust, 1951–1989 by David George Surdam (review)
Robert V. Bellamy

The Ancient Olympic Games by Judith Swaddling (review)
Donald G. Kyle

Base Ball: A Journal of the Early Game by John Thorn (review)
Brad Congelio

The Set-up Men: Race, Culture and Resistance in Black Baseball by Sarah L. Trembanis (review)
Gregory H. Wolf

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