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  • Rugby's Great Split

    Rugby's Great Split
    av Tony Collins

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415396172

    Since it's first publication, Rugby's Great Split has established itself as a classic in the field of sport history. Drawing on an unprecedented range of sources, this deeply researched and highly readable book traces the social, cultural and econom…

  • Rugby's Great Split

    Rugby's Great Split
    av Tony Collins

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415396165

    Since it's first publication, Rugby's Great Split has established itself as a classic in the field of sport history. Drawing on an unprecedented range of sources, this deeply researched and highly readable book traces the social, cultural and econom…

  • Running Cultures

    Running Cultures
    av John Bale

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714655352

    Running is one of the world's most widely practiced sports and recreations but until now it has intended to elude serious study outside of the natural sciences. John Bale brings the sport into the realm of the humanities by drawing on sources includ…

  • Running Cultures

    Running Cultures
    av John Bale

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714684246

    Running is one of the world's most widely practiced sports and recreations but until now it has intended to elude serious study outside of the natural sciences. John Bale brings the sport into the realm of the humanities by drawing on sources includ…

  • Sport, Civil Liberties and Human Rights

    Sport, Civil Liberties and Human Rights

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415464192

    What is the relationship between sport and human rights? Can sport protect and enhance the human rights of competitors and sport workers? Can it also undermine those rights?These topical issues are among the many that are explored in this groundbrea…

  • Sport, Civil Liberties and Human Rights

    Sport, Civil Liberties and Human Rights

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714653440

    What is the relationship between sport and human rights? Can sport protect and enhance the human rights of competitors and sport workers? Can it also undermine those rights?These topical issues are among the many that are explored in this groundbrea…

  • Native Americans and Sport in North America

    Native Americans and Sport in North America

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415366779

    Taking examples from the United States and Canada, this comprehensive text offers compassionate and critical accounts of the Native American sporting experience. It challenges popular images of indigenous athletes and athletics; it explores Native A…

  • Terrace Heroes

    Terrace Heroes
    av Graham Kelly

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714653594

    The 1930s saw the birth of the football idol - prototype for today's powerful media sport stars. The players of the 1930s were the first generation of professionals, yet until recently the life and careers of footballers of this generation has been…

  • Modern Sport - The Global Obsession

    Modern Sport - The Global Obsession

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415390545

    Sport has become more than a simple physical expression or game- it now pervades all societies at all levels and has become bound up in nationalism, entertainment, patriotism and culture. Now a global obsession, sport has infiltrated into all areas…

  • Modern Sport - The Global Obsession

    Modern Sport - The Global Obsession

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415568517

    Sport has become more than a simple physical expression or game - it now pervades all societies at all levels and has become bound up in nationalism, entertainment, patriotism and culture. Now a global obsession, sport has infiltrated into all areas…

  • Soccer, Women, Sexual Liberation

    Soccer, Women, Sexual Liberation
    av Fan Hong

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714684086

    This is the first in-depth global study of women's football across the world. This collection considers women's football, in fifteen countries worldwide, in a global context, and analyzes its progress, challenges and problems it has faced.It shows h…

  • Soccer, Women, Sexual Liberation

    Soccer, Women, Sexual Liberation
    av Fan Hong

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714655093

    This is the first in-depth global study of women's football across the world. This collection considers women's football, in fifteen countries worldwide, in a global context, and analyzes its progress, challenges and problems it has faced.It shows h…

  • Sport, Culture and History

    Sport, Culture and History
    av Brian Stoddart

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415420792

    In addition to being an internationally recognised pioneer of sports history, Brian Stoddart has also been a leading thinker and influence in the field. That influence has crossed several areas of history, sociology, business, politics and media asp…

  • Sport, Culture and History

    Sport, Culture and History
    av Brian Stoddart

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415495660

    In addition to being an internationally recognised pioneer of sports history, Brian Stoddart has also been a leading thinker and influence in the field. That influence has crossed several areas of history, sociology, business, politics and media asp…

  • Native Americans and Sport in North America

    Native Americans and Sport in North America

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415494922

    Taking examples from the United States and Canada, this comprehensive text offers compassionate and critical accounts of the Native American sporting experience. It challenges popular images of indigenous athletes and athletics; it explores Native A…

  • Sport and Foreign Policy in a Globalizing World

    Sport and Foreign Policy in a Globalizing World

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415761963

    Globalization is effecting a close convergence of sport and foreign policy. In order to respond to novel social, political, cultural and economic pressures, states are increasingly turning to sport as a foreign policy instrument; and they cannot ign…

  • Body and Mind

    Body and Mind
    av John McClelland

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415484992

    This is the first book to address the gap in the literature linking the physical culture of the ancient world with the beginnings of modern sport, this original book traces the history of the evolution of a variety of sport, games and physical educa…

  • Body and Mind

    Body and Mind
    av John McClelland

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714653570

    This is the first book to address the gap in the literature linking the physical culture of the ancient world with the beginnings of modern sport, this original book traces the history of the evolution of a variety of sport, games and physical educa…

  • Shaping the Superman

    Shaping the Superman

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714680132

    This is a study of masculinity as a metaphor and especially of the muscular male body as a moral symbol. It explores the Nazi's preoccupation with the male body as an icon of political power, and the ideology and theories which propelled it.

  • Muscular Christianity and the Colonial and Post-Colonial World

    Muscular Christianity and the Colonial and Post-Colonial World

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415494915

    This Volume explores the enormous impact the ethos of Muscular Christianity has had an on modern civil society in English-speaking nations and among the peoples they colonized. First codified by British Christian Socialists in the mid-nineteenth cen…

  • Muscular Christianity and the Colonial and Post-Colonial World

    Muscular Christianity and the Colonial and Post-Colonial World

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415390743

    This Volume explores the enormous impact the ethos of Muscular Christianity has had an on modern civil society in English-speaking nations and among the peoples they colonized. First codified by British Christian Socialists in the mid-nineteenth cen…

  • The History of Motor Sport

    The History of Motor Sport

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415677882

    First published in 2012. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

  • Lost Histories of Indian Cricket

    Lost Histories of Indian Cricket
    av Boria Majumdar

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415358866

    Lost Histories of Indian Cricket studies the personalities and controversies that have shaped Indian cricket over the years and brings to life the intensity surrounding India's national game. It may be true that that cricket today arouses more passi…

  • Lost Histories of Indian Cricket

    Lost Histories of Indian Cricket
    av Boria Majumdar

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415358859

    Lost Histories of Indian Cricket studies the personalities and controversies that have shaped Indian cricket over the years and brings to life the intensity surrounding India's national game. It may be true that that cricket today arouses more passi…

  • Barbarians, Gentlemen and Players

    Barbarians, Gentlemen and Players
    av Kenneth Sheard

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714653532

    First published in 1979, this classic study of the development of rugby from folk game to its modern Union and League forms has become a seminal text in sport history. In a new epilogue the authors provide sociological analysis of the major developm…

  • Sport Tourism

    Sport Tourism

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415464185

    The study of sport tourism is on the cusp of moving from a descriptive phase of research into an analytical phase. Consequently, many academics and graduate students are searching for theories upon which to ground their work. This book draws upon th…

  • Capoeira

    Capoeira
    av Matthias Roehrig Assuncao

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714680866

    Originally the preserve of Afro-Brazilian slaves, the marginalized and the underclasses in Brazilian society, capoeira is now a mainstream sport, taught in Brazilian schools and practised by a range of social classes around the world. Some advocates…

  • Capoeira

    Capoeira
    av Matthias Roehrig Assuncao

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714650319

    Originally the preserve of Afro-Brazilian slaves, the marginalized and the underclasses in Brazilian society, capoeira is now a mainstream sport, taught in Brazilian schools and practised by a range of social classes around the world. Some advocates…

  • The 1940 Tokyo Games: The Missing Olympics

    The 1940 Tokyo Games: The Missing Olympics
    av Sandra Collins

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415495615

    By representing their experience of modernity as different from the West in their respective Olympic Games, Asian nations reveal much about the ambitions and anxieties of being an Asian host in the continuing western Olympic hegemony. This original…

  • The 1940 Tokyo Games: The Missing Olympics

    The 1940 Tokyo Games: The Missing Olympics
    av Sandra Collins

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415373173

    By representing their experience of modernity as different from the West in their respective Olympic Games, Asian nations reveal much about the ambitions and anxieties of being an Asian host in the continuing western Olympic hegemony. This original…

  • Doping in Sport

    Doping in Sport

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415352239

    Provides an analysis of the ethical dimension of performance enhancing drugs in international sport. This book reviews the literature in this complex field.

  • The Politics of the Male Body in Global Sport

    The Politics of the Male Body in Global Sport
    av Hans Bonde

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415571760

    Danish sport has been associated with Europe and the World; not least through I.P. Muller and Niels Bukh and the Danish Gymnastics revolution with its emphasis on male aesthetics and hygiene in the first half of the twentieth century. At the same ti…

  • Amateurism in Sport

    Amateurism in Sport
    av Lincoln Allison

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714680309

    We often decry "amateurism", yet one can do things "for the love of it" rather than for money. It can also show that an economic system which has more voluntary, unpaid activity is a more efficient system. This work examines amateurism's rationale,…

  • Amateurism in Sport

    Amateurism in Sport
    av Lincoln Allison

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714649696

    We often decry "amateurism", yet one can do things "for the love of it" rather than for money. It can also show that an economic system which has more voluntary, unpaid activity is a more efficient system. This work examines amateurism's rationale,…

  • Sport in the Cultures of the Ancient World

    Sport in the Cultures of the Ancient World

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415497152

    Sport has been practised in the Greco-Roman world at least since the second millennium BC. It was socially integrated and was practised in the context of ceremonial performances, physical education and established local and international competition…

  • Heritage, Sport and Tourism

    Heritage, Sport and Tourism

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415442480

    Sport heritage is increasingly being recognised as a potent instigator of tourism; be it touring a historic stadium, visiting a sports hall of fame, or participating in a sport fantasy camp, tourists now have a vast array of locations and options to…

  • Heritage, Sport and Tourism

    Heritage, Sport and Tourism

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415585132

    Sport heritage is increasingly being recognised as a potent instigator of tourism; be it touring a historic stadium, visiting a sports hall of fame, or participating in a sport fantasy camp, tourists now have a vast array of locations and options to…

  • Cricketing Cultures in Conflict

    Cricketing Cultures in Conflict

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714684079

    The 2003 World Cup was of vital importance to the participating countries. For India, a world cup triumph would make cricket the nation's leading industry; for the host, South Africa, a successful campaign might realize its dream of political unity.…

  • Cricketing Cultures in Conflict

    Cricketing Cultures in Conflict

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714655086

    The 2003 World Cup was of vital importance to the participating countries. For India, a world cup triumph would make cricket the nation's leading industry; for the host, South Africa, a successful campaign might realize its dream of political unity.…

  • Sport in Europe

    Sport in Europe

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714680057

    This book examines the cultural, social, political, economic and aesthetic history of Sport in Europe. As sport has grown, progressively replacing religion, in its power to excite passion, provide emotional escape, offer fraternal (and increasingly…

  • Sport in Europe

    Sport in Europe

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714649467

    This book examines the cultural, social, political, economic and aesthetic history of Sport in Europe. As sport has grown, progressively replacing religion, in its power to excite passion, provide emotional escape, offer fraternal (and increasingly…

  • Sport and International Relations

    Sport and International Relations

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714653457

    Sport plays a highly significant role in the lives of millions the world over, and yet the impact of this global phenomenon on the subject of international relations hes been neglected. The contributors to this collection argue that sport remains bo…

  • Sport and International Relations

    Sport and International Relations

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714682839

    Sport plays a highly significant role in the lives of millions the world over, and yet the impact of this global phenomenon on the subject of international relations hes been neglected. The contributors to this collection argue that sport remains bo…

  • Sport in Latin American Society

    Sport in Latin American Society

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714651262

    This work deals with the infancy, adolescence and maturity of sport in Latin American society. It explores ways in which sport illuminates cultural migration and emigration and indigenous assimilation and adaptation.

  • Sport in Latin American Society

    Sport in Latin American Society

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714681528

    This work deals with the infancy, adolescence and maturity of sport in Latin American society. It explores ways in which sport illuminates cultural migration and emigration and indigenous assimilation and adaptation.

  • The Politics of Sport in South Asia

    The Politics of Sport in South Asia

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415850056

    Behind the spectacle of entertainment, sport is a subject with political issues at every level. These issues range from the social, with divisions created along gender and class lines, to the use of sport to pursue diplomatic and statecraft goals. I…

  • The Politics of Sport in South Asia

    The Politics of Sport in South Asia

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415371681

    Behind the spectacle of entertainment, sport is a subject with political issues at every level. These issues range from the social, with divisions created along gender and class lines, to the use of sport to pursue diplomatic and statecraft goals. I…

  • Law and Sport in Contemporary Society

    Law and Sport in Contemporary Society

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714681245

    As the commercialization of sport grows, the need for proper regulation increases. In legal terms, sport is part of the entertainment and media industries which are subject to rapid change. This work brings together experts in many fields to analyze…

  • Law and Sport in Contemporary Society

    Law and Sport in Contemporary Society

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714650487

    As the commercialization of sport grows, the need for proper regulation increases. In legal terms, sport is part of the entertainment and media industries which are subject to rapid change. This work brings together experts in many fields to analyze…

  • Sport, Nationalism and Orientalism

    Sport, Nationalism and Orientalism

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415568500

    The first book to focus solely on the Asian Games, this is an analysis of the Oriental rival to the Olympics in terms of its geopolitical, economic, sociological, historical, racial and aesthetic context, looking at its birth, growth and maturation…

  • Sport, Nationalism and Orientalism

    Sport, Nationalism and Orientalism

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415400176

    The first book to focus solely on the Asian Games, this is an analysis of the Oriental rival to the Olympics in terms of its geopolitical, economic, sociological, historical, racial and aesthetic context, looking at its birth, growth and maturation…

  • Footbinding, Feminism and Freedom

    Footbinding, Feminism and Freedom
    av Fan Hong

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714646336

    Through the medium of women's bodies, Fan Hong explores the significance of religious beliefs, cultural codes and political dogmas for gender relations, gender concepts and the human body in an Asian setting.

  • Football Fans Around the World

    Football Fans Around the World

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415495646

    This volume investigates the way in which football supporters around the world express themselves as followers of teams, whether they be professional, amateur or national. The diverse geographical and cultural array of contributions to this volume h…

  • Football Fans Around the World

    Football Fans Around the World

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415395052

    This volume investigates the way in which football supporters around the world express themselves as followers of teams, whether they be professional, amateur or national. The diverse geographical and cultural array of contributions to this volume h…

  • Women, Sport and Society in Modern China

    Women, Sport and Society in Modern China
    av Dong Jinxia

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714682143

    Drawing on Chinese sources hitherto unavailable in the West including official documents and interviews with top athletes, the author explores the rise of Chinese super sportswomen and their relationship with politics, culture and society before and…

  • Women, Sport and Society in Modern China

    Women, Sport and Society in Modern China
    av Dong Jinxia

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714652351

    Drawing on Chinese sources hitherto unavailable in the West including official documents and interviews with top athletes, the author explores the rise of Chinese super sportswomen and their relationship with politics, culture and society before and…

  • Disreputable Pleasures

    Disreputable Pleasures

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415345989

    Many historians have claimed that respectability was the sharpest line of social division in Victorian society, even that the line between the 'respectable' and 'unrespectable' was more significant than between rich and poor. This irreverent and rev…

  • Disreputable Pleasures

    Disreputable Pleasures

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714653631

    Many historians have claimed that respectability was the sharpest line of social division in Victorian society, even that the line between the 'respectable' and 'unrespectable' was more significant than between rich and poor. This irreverent and rev…

  • The Magic of Indian Cricket

    The Magic of Indian Cricket
    av Mihir Bose

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415356916

    In the last twenty years, Indian cricket has been transformed. With the arrival of global television networks, mass-media coverage and multinational sponsors, cricket has become big business and India has become the economic driving force in the wor…

  • The Magic of Indian Cricket

    The Magic of Indian Cricket
    av Mihir Bose

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415356923

    In the last twenty years, Indian cricket has been transformed. With the arrival of global television networks, mass-media coverage and multinational sponsors, cricket has become big business and India has become the economic driving force in the wor…

  • The Tour De France, 1903-2003

    The Tour De France, 1903-2003

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714653624

    This book analyses the Tour de France over its long history both as France's most prestigious and famous sporting event and as a European and, increasingly, a world cycling competition. This study provides interdisciplinary and varied perspectives o…

  • The Tour De France, 1903-2003

    The Tour De France, 1903-2003

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714682976

    This book analyses the Tour de France over its long history both as France's most prestigious and famous sporting event and as a European and, increasingly, a world cycling competition. This study provides interdisciplinary and varied perspectives o…

  • Italian Fascism and the Female Body

    Italian Fascism and the Female Body
    av Gigliola Gori

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714653556

    This is the first text to examine women and sport in Italy during the period 1861-1945. To qualify and quantify the impact of fascism on Italian Women's sport, the author first of all examines the pre-fascist period in terms of female physical cultu…

  • Italian Fascism and the Female Body

    Italian Fascism and the Female Body
    av Gigliola Gori

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714682914

    This is the first text to examine women and sport in Italy during the period 1861-1945. To qualify and quantify the impact of fascism on Italian Women's sport, the author first of all examines the pre-fascist period in terms of female physical cultu…

  • Freeing the Female Body

    Freeing the Female Body

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714681290

    This collection records the bravery of these forgotten inspirational figures whose determination challenged and overcame convention, custom and prejudice to free women from the ranks of the sexualized, controlled and oppressed.

  • Freeing the Female Body

    Freeing the Female Body

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714650883

    This collection records the bravery of these forgotten inspirational figures whose determination challenged and overcame convention, custom and prejudice to free women from the ranks of the sexualized, controlled and oppressed.

  • Sites of Sport

    Sites of Sport

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714653433

    The study of built environments such as gymnasiums, football stadiums, swimmimg pools and skating rinks provides unique information about the historical enclosure of the gendered and sexualised body, the body's capabilities, needs and desires. It il…

  • Sites of Sport

    Sites of Sport

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714682815

    The study of built environments such as gymnasiums, football stadiums, swimmimg pools and skating rinks provides unique information about the historical enclosure of the gendered and sexualised body, the body's capabilities, needs and desires. It il…

  • America's Game(s)

    America's Game(s)

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415390729

    This insightful volume considers how to locate America in the sporting world: in the traditions and rituals of a national pastime or in the baseball academies run by American professional teams in the Dominican Republic? With the athletes that carry…

  • Sport in South Asian Society

    Sport in South Asian Society

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415359535

    A detailed study of sports' arrival, spread and advance in colonial and post-colonial South Asia. A selection of articles addresses critical issues of nationalism, communalism, commercialism and gender through the lens of sport. This book makes the…

  • The Politics of South African Cricket

    The Politics of South African Cricket
    av Jon Gemmell

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714682846

    The Politics of South African Cricket analyses the relationship between politics and sport, in particular cricket, in South Africa. South African Cricket embraces an ethos that is symbolic of a wider held belief system and as such has distinctive po…

  • Disciplining Bodies in the Gymnasium

    Disciplining Bodies in the Gymnasium
    av Sherry Mckay

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714684093

    Architecture and design have been used to exert control over bodies, across lines of class, gender and race. They regulate access to certain spaces and facilities, impose physical or psychological barriers, and make particular activities possible fo…

  • A Social History of Swimming in England, 1800 - 1918

    A Social History of Swimming in England, 1800 - 1918

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415390767

    Covering a time of great social and technological change, this history traces the development of the four classic aquatic disciplines of competitive swimming, diving, synchronized swimming and water polo, with its main focus on racing. Working from…

  • A Social History of Swimming in England, 1800 - 1918

    A Social History of Swimming in England, 1800 - 1918

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138880405

    Covering a time of great social and technological change, this history traces the development of the four classic aquatic disciplines of competitive swimming, diving, synchronized swimming and water polo, with its main focus on racing. Working from…

  • Football: The First Hundred Years

    Football: The First Hundred Years
    av Adrian Harvey

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415350181

    The story of the creation of Britain's national game has often been told. According to the accepted wisdom, the refined football games created by English public schools in the 1860s subsequently became the sports of the masses. Football, The First H…

  • Football: The First Hundred Years

    Football: The First Hundred Years
    av Adrian Harvey

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415350198

    The story of the creation of Britain's national game has often been told. According to the accepted wisdom, the refined football games created by English public schools in the 1860s subsequently became the sports of the masses. Football, The First H…

  • Soccer and Disaster

    Soccer and Disaster

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714653525

    The word disaster is much used in the world of soccer - conceding a penalty, a sending off, an untimely defeat. Comparing these with real life disasters puts things into perspective and the results of the games become insignificant. Soccer is not mo…

  • Soccer and Disaster

    Soccer and Disaster

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714682891

    The word disaster is much used in the world of soccer - conceding a penalty, a sending off, an untimely defeat. Comparing these with real life disasters puts things into perspective and the results of the games become insignificant. Soccer is not mo…

  • Playing on the Periphery

    Playing on the Periphery
    av Tara Brabazon

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415375610

    Part of the Sport in the Global Society series, this innovative and creative text explores collective history, memory, and sport culture, tracking the passage of sports away from England. The author investigates why `elite' English sports - such as…

  • Playing on the Periphery

    Playing on the Periphery
    av Tara Brabazon

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415484923

    Part of the Sport in the Global Society series, this innovative and creative text explores collective history, memory, and sport culture, tracking the passage of sports away from England. The author investigates why 'elite' English sports - such as…

  • Football, Europe and the Press

    Football, Europe and the Press
    av Liz Crolley

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714680170

    This book examines the construction of national, regional, and group identities in the football journalism of five European countries: England, France, Germany, Italy and Spain. Notions of the respective national stereotypes are explored in each of…

  • Football, Europe and the Press

    Football, Europe and the Press
    av Liz Crolley

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714649573

    This book examines the construction of national, regional, and group identities in the football journalism of five European countries: England, France, Germany, Italy and Spain. Notions of the respective national stereotypes are explored in each of…

  • This Great Symbol

    This Great Symbol
    av John J. MacAloon

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415494946

    This Great Symbol is the definitive study of the origins of the modern Olympic Games and of their founder, Pierre de Coubertin, whose ideological stamp the Olympics still bear. Behind this fascinating blend of biography and history lies an impressiv…