expressed values of college varsity athletes in England and the United States of America a cross-national analysis by Ralph C. Wilcox

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  • College students -- Great Britain -- Attitudes.,
  • College students -- United States -- Attitudes.,
  • College sports -- Social aspects.

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Statementby Ralph Cyril Wilcox.
LC ClassificationsBF778
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Paginationxi, 129 leaves ;
Number of Pages129
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Open LibraryOL16500305M

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