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Youth Sports in America : The Most Important Issues in Youth Sports Today - (Hardcover)

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Written by a former Olympic consultant, this authoritative book examines youth sports in America today, from the organizations and companies that dominate organized youth sports to high-profile controversies ranging from burnout and out-of-control parents to the health risks of youth football.


• Examines negative influences of youth sports on families, from financial sacrifice to parental misbehavior

• Discusses the benefits of playing on an organized team

• Provides a historical overview of youth sports in the United States

• Contains a list of resources for further study

• Includes contact information on important sports-related organizations

Number of Pages: 423.0
Genre: Sports + Recreation, Health + Wellness
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Abc-Clio Inc
Author: Skye Arthur-banning
Language: English
Street Date: June 30, 2018
TCIN: 51772174
UPC: 9781440843013
Item Number (DPCI): 248-33-8382

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