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Gender & Title IX

Articles

This article explores the cultural and structural forces that help influence the reproduction of sexist, misogynistic, and antifeminine attitudes among men in team sports. It first shows how the Read more >

Based on DNA analysis of a historical case, the authors describe how a female athlete can be unknowingly confronted with the consequences of a disorder of sex development resulting in Read more >

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The biggest finding was that the girls learned to manage conflict like grown-ups: “They figured out, if situations came up, how to go to the other person and try to resolve them.” Read more >


Audio

This conversation on crying in male sports examines core issues and costs related to the topic of emotional expectations for men in sports. Crying in Male Sports Read more >


Books

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Documentaries

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Tools

Both indirect and direct costs are critical to understand to fully embrace the importance of managing conflict in this $70B industry. This knowledge and skill set represents core Read more >


Videos

The National Football League’s culture of violence has come under scrutiny after Miami Dolphins player Richie Incognito allegedly made bullying and racist threats to his teammate Jonathan Read more >

This video examines crying in sports and issues of masculinity, the perception of sports, and historical underpinnings. ) Read more >

This video celebrates some key figures in sports in highlighting the importance of diversity. Read more >

The captain of the first women’s Afghan national soccer team and recipient of the 2006 Arthur Ashe Courage Award talks about growing up under the Taliban in Afghanistan and the challenges Read more >

Don McPherson gives a talk at the University of Oregon Law School on October 21, 2008 Read more >

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Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius, Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright, Hall of Fame Basketball Coach Pat Summitt, Professional Basketball Player and 2011 WNBA MVP Read more >


Weblinks

For more than 20 years, Don McPherson has used the power and appeal of sport to address complex social issues. McPherson has paralleled a highly decorated football career with cutting-edge work Read more >

The Laboratory for Diversity in Sport at Texas A&M University focuses on how diversity affects organizational and team performance. Their assessment of exemplars and best practices looks at Read more >

The Mission of the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV) is to organize for collective power by advancing transformative work, thinking and leadership of communities and Read more >

Search student-athlete, institutional, and conference data on race and gender demographics. Read more >

The NCAA is committed to making policy decisions based on quality research data about the experiences of student-athletes, member colleges and universities, and others involved in college Read more >

PACT5 is a national movement to prevent sexual assaults and rapes in colleges. What is different about PACT5 is that it believes the documentary form, when produced by students, can create Read more >

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The Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sport at the University of Central Florida “serves as a comprehensive resource for issues related to gender and race in amateur, collegiate and Read more >

The Women’s Sports Foundation website provides news and information about resources for addressing discrimination or harassment in sport based on gender, sexual orientation, and gender identity. Read more >