Are Big Time Sports Good for America?

people-field-crowd-sport-large

Frank Splitt agrees with claims that America’s obsession with modern sports is eroding American life and undermining traditional American values essential to the well-being of the nation.  Splitt addresses questions such as, “Have sports lost their relevance?”, ” Is sport just mindless entertainment?”, “Is our enormous investment in sports as educational tools appropriate for a nation that needs graduates to compete in the information-based, global economy of the twenty-first century?”,  “Do organized sports continue to promote positive ideals?” and “What do sports, in the age of television, corporate skyboxes, and sneaker deals, represent?”

»Read the full paper

Tags: , ,

Categories: Uncategorized

Subscribe

Subscribe to our RSS feed and social profiles to receive updates.