Miracle, Andrew W., (Jr.)

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MIRACLE, Andrew W., (Jr.)

MIRACLE, Andrew W., (Jr.). American, b. 1945. Genres: Sociology, Sports/Fitness, Sex. Career: Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, assistant professor of anthropology, 1976-82, associate professor of anthropology and director of master of liberal arts program, 1982-88, professor of anthropology and executive director of Tandy Technology Scholars, 1988-. Publications: (with T.S. Miracle) Human Sexuality: Understanding Your Basic Needs, 1995. EDITOR: (with A.O. Dunleavy and C.R. Rees) Studies in the Sociology of Sport, 1982; Bilingualism: Social Issues and Policy Implications, 1983; (with Rees) Sport and Social Theory, 1986; (with D.N. Suggs and contrib.) Culture and Human Sexuality, 1993; (with Rees) Lessons of the Locker Room: The Myth of School Sports, 1994. Contributor to anthologies and professional journals and publications. Author's work has been translated into Japanese. Address: Department of Sociology, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, TX 76129, U.S.A.