Sociology of Sport Journal, Volume 37, 2020, Issue 3 | Hip-Hop Culture(s) and Sport


Open Access
Foreword: 2Pac’s Legacy From the Hip-Hop Platform
Michael Eric Dyson
Page: 165–165
DOI: 10.1123/ssj.2020-0092

Open Access
Hip-Hop and Sport—An Introduction: Reflections on Culture, Language, and Identity
C. Keith Harrison, Jay J. Coakley
Page: 166–173
DOI: 10.1123/ssj.2020-0087


Bad Boy for Life: Hip-Hop Music, Race, and Sports
Earl Smith, Angela J. Hattery
Page: 174–182
DOI: 10.1123/ssj.2018-0134

“Where I’m From”: Jay-Z’s “Hip Hop Cosmopolitanism,” Basketball, and the Neoliberal Politics of Urban Space”
Thomas P. Oates
Page: 183–191
DOI: 10.1123/ssj.2019-0045

Jay-Z and O.J.: Sport and the Performance of Race in Hip-Hop Music
Kellen Jamil Northcutt, Kayla Henderson, Kaylee Chicoski
Page: 192–206
DOI: 10.1123/ssj.2020-0053

My Ambitionz az a Qualitative Ridah1: A 2PAC Analysis of the Black Male Baller in Amerikkka2
C. Keith Harrison, Rhema Fuller, Whitney Griffin, Scott Bukstein, Danielle McArdle, Steven Barnhart
Page: 207–219
DOI: 10.1123/ssj.2020-0019

“Mike Trout When I’m Battin’ Boy”: Unpacking Baseball’s Translation Through Rap Lyrics
Travis R. Bell, Victor D. Kidd
Page: 220–229
DOI: 10.1123/ssj.2019-0038


Rap Sessions From the Field: Intersectional Conversations With Jemele Hill, Bun B, Fat Joe, and IDK
C. Keith Harrison, Reggie Saunders
Page: 230–235
DOI: 10.1123/ssj.2020-0037


Contextualizing Replay: Remediation, Affective Economies, Ontological Authority, and the Facade of Certitude
Ray Gamache
Page: 236–245
DOI: 10.1123/ssj.2019-0070

Engaging Multiple Medical Epistemologies: Medical Professionals’ Distance Running Advice and Treatment
Jennifer L. Walton-Fisette, Theresa A. Walton-Fisette
Page: 246–253
DOI: 10.1123/ssj.2019-0143

“My Country is Better Than Yours”: Delineating Differences Between Six Countries’ National Identity, Fan Identity, and Media Consumption During the 2018 Olympic Games
Michael B. Devlin, Kenon A. Brown, Natalie Brown-Devlin, Andrew C. Billings
Page: 254–263
DOI: 10.1123/ssj.2019-0125

Research Note

Trajectories of Sport Participation Among Children and Adolescents Across Different Socio-Economic Categories: Multilevel Findings From the National Longitudinal Survey of Children and Youth
Tom Perks
Page: 264–268
DOI: 10.1123/ssj.2018-0096

Book Reviews

Critical Race Theory: Black Athletic Sporting Experiences in the United States
A. Lamont Williams
Page: 269–270
DOI: 10.1123/ssj.2018-0138

The Burden of Over-Representation: Race, Sport, and Philosophy
Douglas Booth
Page: 271–272
DOI: 10.1123/ssj.2019-0011

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