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Andrews, David L.

A Companion to Sport

Andrews, David L. - A Companion to Sport, ebook

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A Companion to Sport brings together writing by leading sports theorists and social and cultural thinkers, to explore sport as a central element of contemporary culture.

  • Positions sport as a crucial subject for critical analysis, as one of the most significant forms of popular culture
  • Includes both well-known social and cultural theorists whose work lends itself to an interrogation of sport, and leading theorists of sport itself
  • Offers a comprehensive examination of sport as a social and cultural practice and institution
  • Explores sport in relation to modernity, postcolonial theory, gender, violence, race, disability and politics

Keywords: Cultural Studies General, Sport Sociology, Sport and gender, sport and globalization, sport and the body, sport and disabilities, social class and sport, modern sport, sport history, sports star, Kinesiology, reference, Sport and Social Issues, physical culture, sport in society, sport studies, sport and race

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Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2013
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
Blackwell Companions in Cultural Studies
Page amount
632 pages
Category
Society
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781118325285
Printed ISBN
9781405191609

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