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The Resource Billion-dollar ball : a journey through the big-money culture of college football, Gilbert M. Gaul

Billion-dollar ball : a journey through the big-money culture of college football, Gilbert M. Gaul

Label
Billion-dollar ball : a journey through the big-money culture of college football
Title
Billion-dollar ball
Title remainder
a journey through the big-money culture of college football
Statement of responsibility
Gilbert M. Gaul
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the economics and culture surrounding college football, discussing how in the last decade football programs have overtaken universities, creating entertainment factories where sports are more important than education
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Gaul, Gilbert M
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association
  • College sports
  • College sports
  • Football
  • Football
Label
Billion-dollar ball : a journey through the big-money culture of college football, Gilbert M. Gaul
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: A Real University -- The Gilded Age Of College Football -- The Unlikely Charity Known As College Football -- Return On Investment: The Art Of Paying A Coach $23 Million Not To Coach -- Walking With Mr. Baldwin: In The Land Of Accidental Students -- Why The South Lost The War But Wins At Football -- How Women's Rowing Saved College Football: Working The Bar Scene For Recruits -- To Have And Have Not: How College Presidents Fumbled Reform -- Epilogue: The Death Star
Control code
ocn900623851
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 249 pages
Isbn
9780670016730
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780670016730
  • (OCoLC)900623851
  • (Sirsi) b13585083
Label
Billion-dollar ball : a journey through the big-money culture of college football, Gilbert M. Gaul
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: A Real University -- The Gilded Age Of College Football -- The Unlikely Charity Known As College Football -- Return On Investment: The Art Of Paying A Coach $23 Million Not To Coach -- Walking With Mr. Baldwin: In The Land Of Accidental Students -- Why The South Lost The War But Wins At Football -- How Women's Rowing Saved College Football: Working The Bar Scene For Recruits -- To Have And Have Not: How College Presidents Fumbled Reform -- Epilogue: The Death Star
Control code
ocn900623851
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 249 pages
Isbn
9780670016730
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780670016730
  • (OCoLC)900623851
  • (Sirsi) b13585083

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