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The Big Three’s Takeover of Sport

In the The “Big-Three’s” Takeover of Sport, Dr. Zeigler argues that such a take-over of competitive sport by capitalism, nationalism, and democracy has become a very serious problem that gradually became a crisis as the twentieth century wore on. The main purpose of this book-to show that the “commandeering,” or take-over, of sport by the…

In the The “Big-Three’s” Takeover of Sport, Dr. Zeigler argues that such a take-over of competitive sport by capitalism, nationalism, and democracy has become a very serious problem that gradually became a crisis as the twentieth century wore on. The main purpose of this book-to show that the “commandeering,” or take-over, of sport by the “conglomerate of three,” enumerated-has created a situation where competitive sport has been increasingly “degraded” to a destructive “professional morality” espousing a mentality that “screams” “Winning is now not the most important thing in sport; it is the only thing!” If indeed such is the case, this means that we must move now to assess the evolving situation more carefully than ever before…

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