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Playing to WinRaising Children in a Competitive Culture

Playing to Win: Raising Children in a Competitive Culture

Hilary Levey Friedman

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520276758
eISBN:
9780520956698
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520276758.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Culture

This book follows the path of elementary school-age children involved in competitive dance, youth travel soccer, and scholastic chess. Why do American children participate in so many adult-run ... More

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