Children and sports

United States, 1980

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Episode of Series “James Michener’s World”.
Narrator, James Michener takes a close look at individual and team sports in the context of children’s involvement. He shows how children’s sport reflects society’s emphasis on achievement. Speaking with parents, coaches, physicians and athletes, Michener weighs the pros and cons of winning vs learning to meet challenges; healthy exercise vs exposure to injury.

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producer/director

Bud Greenspan

production company

Cappy Productions

Duration

00:27:44:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1980

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James Michener's World

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James Michener's World

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