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Danielle Peers

—however, normalization is not what determines the activity’s, or participant’s, value. Importantly, increased life chances can also mean an ethical commitment to decreasing the social structures that diminish some people’s chance of survival and opportunities for flourishing: structures like poverty, abuse, exclusion

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Aquasia A. Shaw, Merry Moiseichik, Heather Blunt-Vinti and Sarah Stokowski

stereotypes of African-American athletes as poverty-stricken individuals being exploited on the premise of their athletic abilities by the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and its membered PWI through commercialism. ( Smith, Obeng, & Sales, 2015 , p. 407) For example, Cooper and Hawkins ( 2014

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Brian Wilson and Nicolien VanLuijk

[the spokesperson for the event] said the event will be an opportunity for teachers to discuss the Olympics from different perspectives—considering issues such as homelessness, poverty, and the government’s decision to spend $500,000 on its 2010 curriculum while also cutting grants for arts groups

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Ruri Famelia, Emi Tsuda, Syahrial Bakhtiar and Jacqueline D. Goodway

, 5 ( 1 ), 1 – 4 . doi:10.1123/jmld.2017-0020 10.1123/jmld.2017-0020 Usfar , A.A. , Lebenthal , E. , Atmarita , Achadi , E. , Soekirman , & Hadi , H. ( 2010 ). Obesity as a poverty-related emerging nutrition problems: The case of Indonesia . Obesity Reviews, 11 ( 12 ), 924 – 928 . doi

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Dawn Heinecken

allowing people to “play the victim…doesn’t matter what the situation is, feminism, race, poverty. Forget it…There are no excuses in Pat Summit’s world.” The film provides evidence of Jenkins’ assertion by recalling the story of how Summit benched Patricia Roberts, who was then the only black player on

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Mary G. McDonald

incarceration but in all its multidimensional elements including the continuation of black poverty and disproportionate attacks on black queer and trans people as well the demonization of undocumented immigrants ( Taylor, 2016 ). The 49ers did appear to publicly support Kaepernick’s attempts to raise awareness

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Jessica Love and Lindsey Conlin Maxwell

). Smith ( 1992 ) added that few Black families could afford exclusive sporting experiences and lessons in tennis, golf, and swimming. Thus, poverty also pigeonholed Black women in stereotypical, nonprofit sports like basketball and track and field. Track and field was stigmatized as a masculine sport

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Jonathan Robertson, Ryan Storr, Andrew Bakos and Danny O’Brien

of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people in Victoria . Melbourne, Australia : ISEAL, Victoria University . Vandermeerschen , H. , & Scheerder , J. ( 2017 ). Sport managers’ perspectives on poverty and sport: The role of local sport authorities . Sport Management Review, 20

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Scott Westfall

’ schools were diverse. While the majority of the students were European American, there were moderate numbers of other races, such as African American, Hispanic, Native American, Arab, and Asian. The socioeconomic statuses of the schools varied drastically from poverty to upper class, with middle class

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Catherine P. Abel-Berei, Grace Goc Karp, Marcis Fennell, Elisa Drake and Simon Olsen

Education Statistics, 2018 ). Three elementary schools had a poverty level exceeding the district average, typically 32%, and the district had a graduation rate of 79%. Table  1 presents demographic information for each school. The school district was in its second year of their PEP grant award when data