Homophobia in Sport

Young Homophobic Athletes Pursuing Careers in Sports

Thinking Question

Discrimination against homo athletes allows them to stop pursuing careers within sports. Why do homo athletes still pursue careers in sports due to the current discrimination that exists in our society?

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This is some of my research based off of some key factors that affect's homophobia in sports.

Steinberg, L. (2012). Homosexuality In Sports. Retrieved January 18, 2016, from http://www.huffingtonpost.com/news/homosexuality-in-sports/

Homophobia In Sport (My Product)

Homophobia in Sport

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Gleeson, S. (2015, August 19). Coaches and coming out. Retrieved January 18, 2016, from http://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/2015/08/18/coaches-power--stop-homophobia-open-closet-gay-athlete/31886659/

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APA Citations


Griffin, P. (2002). It Takes a Team! Making Sports Safe for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Athletes and Coaches. An Education Kit for Athletes, Coaches, and Athletic Directors. Retrieved January 18, 2016, from http://web.a.ebscohost.com/ehost/detail/detail?vid=4&sid=87ce9cc9-350c-4ecf-a267-3717a9855992@sessionmgr4003&hid=4206&bdata=JnNpdGU9ZWhvc3QtbGl2ZQ==#AN=ED473448&db=eric



Purke, P. (2013). Jason Collins is out. But ignorance is still in play. Retrieved January 18, 2016, from http://web.a.ebscohost.com/ehost/detail/detail?vid=8&sid=87ce9cc9-350c-4ecf-a267-3717a9855992@sessionmgr4003&hid=4206&bdata=JnNpdGU9ZWhvc3QtbGl2ZQ==#AN=wapo.137f8e3c-b32e-11e2-baf7-5bc2a9dc6f44&db=rch



Ansari, S. (2015). Progress still needed on homophobia in sports. Retrieved January 18, 2016, from http://web.a.ebscohost.com/ehost/detail/detail?vid=10&sid=87ce9cc9-350c-4ecf-a267-3717a9855992@sessionmgr4003&hid=4206&bdata=JnNpdGU9ZWhvc3QtbGl2ZQ==#AN=6FPTS2015051233334067&db=rch



Kate, R. (2002). Show Me the Money: Stopping Homophobia in Sports. Retrieved January 18, 2016, from http://web.a.ebscohost.com/ehost/detail/detail?vid=12&sid=87ce9cc9-350c-4ecf-a267-3717a9855992@sessionmgr4003&hid=4206&bdata=JnNpdGU9ZWhvc3QtbGl2ZQ==#AN=7682790&db=aqh



Shoffman, M. (2006). Kicking homophobia. Retrieved January 18, 2016, from http://web.a.ebscohost.com/ehost/detail/detail?vid=14&sid=87ce9cc9-350c-4ecf-a267-3717a9855992@sessionmgr4003&hid=4206&bdata=JnNpdGU9ZWhvc3QtbGl2ZQ==#AN=20671497&db=aqh



Julia, M. (2003). SEX IN SPORTS. Retrieved January 18, 2016, from http://web.a.ebscohost.com/ehost/detail/detail?vid=17&sid=87ce9cc9-350c-4ecf-a267-3717a9855992@sessionmgr4003&hid=4206&bdata=JnNpdGU9ZWhvc3QtbGl2ZQ==#AN=9561054&db=mih



Kessler, M. (n.d.). Out of the Locker Room and into the Classroom. Retrieved January 18, 2016, from http://web.a.ebscohost.com/ehost/detail/detail?vid=22&sid=87ce9cc9-350c-4ecf-a267-3717a9855992@sessionmgr4003&hid=4206&bdata=JnNpdGU9ZWhvc3QtbGl2ZQ==#AN=EJ236812&db=eric



Ducker, J. (2012). Homosexual players need a gay hero, says Lindegaard. Retrieved January 18, 2016, from http://web.a.ebscohost.com/ehost/detail/detail?vid=39&sid=87ce9cc9-350c-4ecf-a267-3717a9855992@sessionmgr4003&hid=4206&bdata=JnNpdGU9ZWhvc3QtbGl2ZQ==#AN=7EH66586795&db=rch


Steinberg, L. (2012). Homosexuality In Sports. Retrieved January 18, 2016, from http://www.huffingtonpost.com/news/homosexuality-in-sports/


Gleeson, S. (2015, August 19). Coaches and coming out. Retrieved January 18, 2016, from http://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/2015/08/18/coaches-power--stop-homophobia-open-closet-gay-athlete/31886659/