Gender and Race in Sports
From the Series Race and Sports
Gender and Race in Sports examines the historical successes and struggles of female athletes of color. From pioneers to today's stars, women of color have been examples of courage and strength as they fought to overcome barriers unique to their race and gender. Features include a glossary, references, websites, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.
|Interest Level||Grade 6 - Grade 12|
|Reading Level||Grade 8|
|Series||Race and Sports|
|Number of Pages||112|
|Title Format||Reinforced book|
|Author||Duchess Harris; Kate Conley|
|Features||Author/Illustrator biography, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Table of contents, Teaching guides|
|Graphics||Full-color photographs, Historical photographs|
|Dimensions||6.25 x 9.25|
Race and Sports – School Library Journal, Series Made Simple
The complex interplay between race and sports is adeptly explored in this thought-provoking series. With socially conscious athletes making headlines every year, this series will provide excellent research fodder for those opinion papers. An invaluable addition to school and public libraries.