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This Is Your Brain on Football: The Framing of a Concussion Crisis

Kathleen Bachynski

in No Game for Boys to Play: The History of Youth Football and the Origins of a Public Health Crisis

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781469653709
eISBN:
9781469653723
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469653709.003.0010
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

A decline in severe football injuries and fatalities after the 1970s helped make it possible for another concern to come into focus: that trauma to players’ brains, even if it did not result in death ... More


Sports Medicine

Robin Chatterjee (ed.)

in SBAs in Sport, Exercise, and Musculoskeletal Medicine

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
December 2021
ISBN:
9780198859444
eISBN:
9780191892226
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198859444.003.0007
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Clinical Medicine

This chapter is comprised of 30 clinically based and also knowledge based questions, and answers. The corresponding answers to the questions can be found at the end of the chapter, each of which has ... More


Functional Wounds of an Invisible Injury: Visualizing Cognition in Post-traumatic Stress Disorder

Benjamin T. Dunkley and Margot J. Taylor

in Fifty Years of Magnetoencephalography: Beginnings, Technical Advances, and Applications

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780190935689
eISBN:
9780190935719
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190935689.003.0022
Subject:
Neuroscience, Techniques, History of Neuroscience

In this chapter we review magnetoencephalography (MEG) studies of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). The work reviewed spans multiple analytical approaches, including task-evoked and induced ... More


Brand NFL: Making and Selling America's Favorite Sport

Michael Oriard

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807871560
eISBN:
9781469604992
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807899656_oriard
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Professional football today is an $8 billion sports entertainment industry—and the most popular spectator sport in America, with designs on expansion across the globe. This field-level view of the ... More


Force Options: Tools, Techniques, and Weaponry

Seth W. Stoughton, Jeffrey J. Noble, and Geoffrey P. Alpert

in Evaluating Police Uses of Force

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781479814657
eISBN:
9781479830480
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479814657.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Properly evaluating a use of force requires a working knowledge of the various force options. This chapter identifies two particularly relevant characteristics of any given option: how it works and ... More


The End of Football?

Thomas P. Oates

in Football and Manliness: An Unauthorized Feminist Account of the NFL

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780252040948
eISBN:
9780252099489
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252040948.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gender Studies

The concluding chapter examines narratives that threaten to disrupt both professional football’s immense profits and the ideological formation that has been advanced through its image. This challenge ... More


Concussion, neuroethics, and sport: Policies of the past do not suffice for the future

Brad Partridge and Wayne Hall

in Neuroethics: Anticipating the future

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780198786832
eISBN:
9780191839894
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198786832.003.0026
Subject:
Neuroscience, Techniques

Concussion management policies have become a major priority worldwide for sports that involve frequent collisions between participants because repeated head trauma has been associated with long-term ... More


Injury and Concussion

Leslie Podlog, Stefanie Podlog, and Jeffrey G. Caron

in Sport, Exercise and Performance Psychology: Research Directions To Advance the Field

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2021
ISBN:
9780197512494
eISBN:
9780197512524
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197512494.003.0021
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Research on the psychological aspects of sport injury has flourished over the past 30 years. Evidence suggests that a variety of intra- (e.g., stress, motivation, self-efficacy beliefs) and ... More


Advanced Technology and Assessment

Shane S. Bush and Philip Schatz

in The Role of Technology in Clinical Neuropsychology

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780190234737
eISBN:
9780197559543
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190234737.003.0024
Subject:
Computer Science, Virtual Reality

The role of technology in neuropsychological practice has expanded dramatically in recent years, and its presence and evolving nature provide both exciting opportunities and sizeable risks that ... More


Graying the Playing Field: SF Sport and Age

Derek J. Thiess

in Sport and Monstrosity in Science Fiction

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781786942227
eISBN:
9781789623789
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Discontinued
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786942227.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

Using both SF literature and film, this chapter indicates age as the clearest challenge to the social construction of the embodied athlete. Within age studies, such constructions often display an ... More


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