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Tilting the Playing Field

Schools, Sports, Sex, and Title IX

by Jessica Gavora

  • 331 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Encounter Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education,
  • Sports & Outdoor Recreation,
  • Women athletes,
  • Sex discrimination in sports,
  • Philosophy & Social Aspects,
  • Social Science,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • United States,
  • Sociology,
  • Sports for women,
  • Educational,
  • Gender Studies,
  • Education / General,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Sex discrimination in educatio,
  • Sex discrimination in education

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages171
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8721581M
    ISBN 10189355435X
    ISBN 109781893554351
    OCLC/WorldCa48265674

    Tilting the playing field How Malaysia’s next election will be rigged Thanks to the wildly uneven size of constituencies, it takes more votes to a elect an opposition MP than a government one Asia.   Tilting the Playing Field By Thomas L. Friedman The American public has been treated to such a festival of mea, wea and hea culpas on Iraq lately it could be forgiven for feeling.

      Tilting the playing field? The asymmetry in the UK and EU’s regulatory ‘ask’ Share this article: 27 July Dr Emily Lydgate is a lecturer in Law at the University of Sussex and a fellow of the UK Trade Policy Observatory. The July UK White Paper on the future relationship with the EU calls for a ‘common rule-book’ for goods. Abstract: Ecosystem creation is a form of endogenous strategic action: it creates and shapes new activity systems that exploit new ways of creating value.

      A flurry of sports scandals may be disturbing, but misbehavior in the games people play is as old as Mt. Olympus. Athletes have long sought ways to tilt the level playing field in their favor. 1 Tilting the Playing Field: Why a sports league planner would choose less, not more, competitive balance Stefan Szymanski1 October Abstract: It has traditionally been argued that the organizer of a sports league would prefer more competitive balance to the level that emerges in a noncooperativeCited by: 7.


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