Download e-book for kindle: Bayou Country Bloodsport: The Culture of Cockfighting in by Jon Griffin Donlon

By Jon Griffin Donlon

ISBN-10: 0786472472

ISBN-13: 9780786472475

Cockfighting has had an extended historical past within the usa. Now outlawed in all 50 states, the violent recreation serves as a springboard to debate arguable rest actions. The author’s fieldwork, starting ahead of the ban of cockfighting and performed mostly in South Louisiana, presents the foundation for discussions of problems with society, activity, threat, spectatorship, tradition, leisure, activity reform, playing, and different “purple relaxation” activities.

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