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Living Through the Hoop: High School Basketball, Race, and the American Dream

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When high school basketball player LeBron James was selected as the top pick in the National Basketball Association draft of 2003, the hopes of a half-million high school basketball players soared. If LeBron could go straight from high school to the NBA, why couldn't they? Such is the allure of basketball for so many young African America
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Paperback, 243 pages
Published September 1st 2009 by New York University Press (first published December 1st 2007)
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