seek help to cope with such an event ( Wadland, Keller, Jones, & Chapados, 1988 ). An unexpected death, although it is rare, does occur within the student-athlete population ( Futterman & Myerburg, 1998 ). Accepting that a highly trained student-athlete has died unexpectedly is not simple, especially
Duncan Simpson and Lauren P. Elberty
Anthony Rossi, Tina Claiborne and Jamie Fetter
asymptomatic until sudden cardiac arrest occurs. Sudden cardiac death (SCD) is the leading cause of sudden death in young athletes. 1 , 2 It has been estimated that SCD occurs three times more often in athletes than in nonathletes and is defined as a sudden unexpected death due to a previously undiagnosed
Amanda Cosgrove and Toni Bruce
In the face of growing scholarly concern about whiteness, and following Denzin’s (1996) argument that “those who control the media control a society’s discourses about itself” (p. 319), it becomes vital to interrogate and map what is at stake in specific representations of whiteness that gain purchase and mobilize the nation in shared ways. In death, America’s Cup sailor and adventurer Sir Peter Blake was held up as a New Zealand hero representative of a “true” national character. We argue that in the context of marked changes in the racial, political, and economic landscape of New Zealand, Blake’s unexpected death represented an important moment in the symbolic (re)production of historically dominant but increasingly contested notions of national character that are synonymous with white masculinity. We conclude that, as long as the centrality of whiteness is under threat, we are likely to see the ongoing rearticulation of nostalgic visions of nationalism.
Jordan D. Herbison, Luc J. Martin and Mustafa Sarkar
dedicate 20–30 minutes to get this workout in, which in the long run made me better. (P.4.CHL) Participants also recognized external sources of motivation that contributed to the direction and intensity of their efforts. For example, one participant described the effect that his father’s unexpected death