An analysis of the origins of bare knuckle prize fighting by eliot jgorn in the book the manly art

Narrated by denny delk elliott j gorn's the manly art tells the story of boxing's origins and the sport's place in american culture when first published in 1986, the book helped shape the ways historians write about american sport and culture, expanding scholarly boundaries by exploring masculinity as an historical subject.

4 quotes from the manly art: bare-knuckle prize fighting in america: 'prize fighting glorifies violence, exploits the poor, exalts force over reason, gla.

An analysis of the origins of bare knuckle prize fighting by eliot jgorn in the book the manly art

Bareā€knuckle prize fighting, masculinity and nineteenth century australian culture richard waterhouse journal of australian studies volume 26, 2002 - issue 73 published online: 18 may 2009 book review michael oriard, reading football: how the popular press created an american spectacle.

An analysis of the origins of bare knuckle prize fighting by eliot jgorn in the book the manly art
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