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League of denial : the NFL, concussions, and the battle for truth /

Mark Fainaru-Wada and Steve Fainaru.

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Author: Fainaru-Wada, Mark
Other Names: Fainaru, Steve,
Published: New York : Crown Archetype, [2013]
Edition: First edition.
Topics: Football injuries - United States. | Brain - Concussion - United States. | Brain - Wounds and injuries - United States. | Brain damage - Patients - United States. | Sports injuries - United States. | Sports medicine - United States. | Football - Moral and ethical aspects - United States. | National Football League.
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Physical Description: xiii, 399 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm
Includes: Includes bibliographical references (pages [379]-383) and index.
ISBN: 0770437540 (hbk.)
9780770437541 (hbk.)
Summary: Both ESPN investigative reporters, the authors reveal how the NFL, over a period of nearly two decades, sought to cover up and deny mounting evidence of the connection between football and brain damage. This narrative moves between the NFL trenches, America's research labs and the boardrooms where the NFL went to war against science; it examines how the league used its power and resources to attack independent scientists and elevate its own flawed research.
Other Names: Fainaru, Steve, author.

More Details for: League of denial : the NFL, concussions,