An examination of a national football league college draft publication: Do racial stereotypes still exist in football?
作者: JR Woodward
刊名: Sociology of Sport Online, 2002, Vol.5 (2)
来源数据库: Sociology of Sport Online
关键词: racesportfootballstacking
原始语种摘要: This paper examines the stereotypes that have been associated with the abilities of football players of different races. This practice often leads to ‘stacking’, which Coakley (1998) defines as “players from a certain racial or ethnic group being either over- or under-represented at certain positions in team sports” (p. 257). Traditionally, this has meant that African Americans were less likely to be found in ‘thinking’ positions in football, most notably at quarterback, offensive center, and inside linebacker. The author attempts to discern whether these stereotypes still exist among those most intimately involved with the issue: college and professional scouts. These issues are explored by using a content analysis of National Football League (NFL) draft periodicals published by a...
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  • football 足球
  • college 学院
  • still 
  • racial 人种的
  • whether 是否
  • draft 草案
  • sports 运动
  • league 联盟
  • quarterback 操纵
  • thinking 思考