Glory Bound: Black Athletes in a White America

By David K. Wiggins | Go to book overview

Index
Aaron, Henry, 118
Aaron, R. F. (Aaron), 118
Abernathy, Ralph, 168
Academy of Sciences (France), 179
Adams, Verdell, 145-46
Africa, 11
African American jockeys: attitude toward, 32, 201-2; and financial rewards, 21. See also Murphy, Isaac
Ahmed, Omar, 108
Akbar, Nasser, 171
Albritton, David, 73, 75
Alexander, William T., 233
Ali, John, 166
Ali, Muhammad (Cassius Clay), 105-7, 214; and John Ali, 166; and Bundini Brown, 168; and Cassius Marcellus Clay, Sr., 158, 168; and Howard Cosell, 165; Jack Dempsey on, 214; and draft evasion charges, 161-64; and Louis Farrakhan, 169-71; and Lawrence Grauman, 161-162; and Erwin Griswold, 164; and John Harlan, 164-65; influence of African American athletes, 107-8; and Sonny Liston, 156-57, 213; and Joe Louis, 158, 213; and Malcolm X, 155-60; and Elijah Muhammad, 152-60, 163- 69, 172-73; Herbert Muhammad, 161, 166; and Wallace Muhammad, 152, 169-71, 173; and Floyd Patterson, 158; and Abdul Rahaman, 153; retirement from boxing of, 171; and Bill Russell, 152; and Ishmael Sabakhan, 154; and Jeremiah Shabazz, 154; and Potter Stewart, 165; and smybolic importance to Nation of Islam, 158-59, 172-73; Gene Tunney on, 214; Vietnam War and military status of, 161-65; white America's reaction to, 157-58, 214-15; and world community of Al-Islam in the West, 169-72
Ali, Rahaman (Rudolph Clay), 155
Allen, Frederick Lewis, 178-80
Amateur Athletic Union (AAU), 63-66; and black newspapers, 69; Convention of, 70; and Washington, D.C. branch, 234
American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance, ( Washington, D.C.), 221
American Broadcasting Company (ABC), 165
American Committee on Africa (ACOA), 109
American Derby, 25
American Football Conference All-Star Game, 113
American Legion, 214
American Youth Congress, 89
Amherst College, 221, 224
Amusements and Sports in American Life (Weaver), 231
"An Assessment of Black is Best" (Kane), 177
Andrews, Malachi, 190
Andros, Dee: and Commission on Human Rights and Responsibilities, 141-44; and Bryce Huddleston, 142; and Fred Milton, 134-37, 140-41, 143-45; and white athletes, 136- 37
"Angry Black Athletes, The," 117
Annals of American Sport (Krout), 230- 31

-289-

Notes for this page

Add a new note
If you are trying to select text to create highlights or citations, remember that you must now click or tap on the first word, and then click or tap on the last word.
One moment ...
Default project is now your active project.
Project items
Notes
Cite this page

Cited page

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Buy instant access to cite pages or passages in MLA 8, MLA 7, APA and Chicago citation styles.

(Einhorn, 1992, p. 25)

(Einhorn 25)

(Einhorn 25)

1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

Note: primary sources have slightly different requirements for citation. Please see these guidelines for more information.

Cited page

Bookmark this page
Glory Bound: Black Athletes in a White America
Table of contents

Table of contents

Settings

Settings

Typeface
Text size Smaller Larger Reset View mode
Search within

Search within this book

Look up

Look up a word

  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
Please submit a word or phrase above.
Print this page

Print this page

Why can't I print more than one page at a time?

Help
Full screen
Items saved from this book
  • Bookmarks
  • Highlights & Notes
  • Citations
/ 308

matching results for page

    Questia reader help

    How to highlight and cite specific passages

    1. Click or tap the first word you want to select.
    2. Click or tap the last word you want to select, and you’ll see everything in between get selected.
    3. You’ll then get a menu of options like creating a highlight or a citation from that passage of text.

    OK, got it!

    Cited passage

    Style
    Citations are available only to our active members.
    Buy instant access to cite pages or passages in MLA 8, MLA 7, APA and Chicago citation styles.

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn, 1992, p. 25).

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences."1

    1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

    Cited passage

    Thanks for trying Questia!

    Please continue trying out our research tools, but please note, full functionality is available only to our active members.

    Your work will be lost once you leave this Web page.

    Buy instant access to save your work.

    Already a member? Log in now.

    Search by... Author
    Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

    Oops!

    An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.