Their teammates have supported them, their friends have stood by them and their families have affirmed their love. Many commit themselves to ensuring the way is easier for future generations of people who are not heterosexual. Amanda marked it as to-read Sep 26, Home About Help Search. Chad Worsley added it Jul 25, The perfunctory acknowledgements of these women and their invaluable contributions are not enough to balance Woog's off-handed condemnation of nefarious females who drag men to their spiritual dooms.
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Jocks - True Stories of America's Gay Male Athletes (Paperback)
You may have already requested this item. Sports -- Psychological aspects. Home About Help Search. Woog has a tendency to want to overexplain his subjects and What It All Means for society, as befits what is essentially a textbook for sports coaches and teachers. Ray rated it it was ok Dec 01, She forced the young man to frequent places where gay men drink, smoke and try to find partners for anonymous sex.
Vanessa Rosenberger marked it as to-read Aug 29, Woog, Dan, Jocks. For instance, Woog suggests that having gay men in locker rooms and other sports settings "terrif[ies] straight males who are not secure in their sexuality in other words, most of them. The eighteen case studies profiled here run a wide gamut of situations; in addition to athletes, the stories feature gay coaches, gay referees, straight allies, parents and lovers. Wayne rated it really liked it Nov 16,