Sole Influence: Basketball, Corporate Greed, And The Corruption Of America's Youth

Hardcover | January 11, 2000

byDan Wetzel, Don Yaeger

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Explosive and controversial, this expos uncovers the exploitation of college, high school, and even junior high basketball players by the billion-dollar atheltic shoe companies competing for national endorsements. photo insert.

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This scathing exposé by acclaimed sports writers Dan Wetzel and Don Yaeger uncovers competing sneaker companies’ exploitation of college, high school and junior basketball players. Sole Influence illustrates that the relentless pursuit of future star players by these billion-dollar businesses constitutes all-out war on American city playgrounds. Driven by the potential millions in sales generated ...

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Explosive and controversial, this expos uncovers the exploitation of college, high school, and even junior high basketball players by the billion-dollar atheltic shoe companies competing for national endorsements. photo insert.

Don Yaeger is the coauthor of The New York Times bestselling Under the Tarnished Dome and the critically acclaimed Pros and Cons: The Criminals Who Play in the NFL. He lives in Tallahassee, Florida, with his wife, son, and daughter.

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:320 pages, 9.38 × 6.25 × 1 inPublished:January 11, 2000Publisher:Grand Central PublishingLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0446524506

ISBN - 13:9780446524506

Appropriate for ages: 13

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