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Sports Culture: An A-Z Guide (Routledge World Reference)

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We live in a culture in which sports play an important role. The growth in broadcasting, merchandising, iconography and the commercialization of sports has led to an increasing interest in the emerging field of sports culture. This book examines individual issues, people, artefacts, events and organizations in their historical, social and cultural contexts. Coverage is wide-ranging with more than 170 entries; including, Aggression; Corruption; Drugs; "Field of Dreams"; Michael Jordan; and Racism. The book also includes suggestions for further reading and a comprehensive index.

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With wide-ranging coverage of the sports culture field and more than 170 entries, this volume examines individual issues, people, artefacts, events and organizations in their historical, social and cultural contexts.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780415285551
Author:
Cashmore, Ernest
Publisher:
Routledge
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Sports
Subject:
Anthropological aspects
Subject:
Popular Culture - General
Subject:
Sports -- Sociological aspects.
Subject:
Sports -- Anthropological aspects.
Subject:
Sports and Fitness-Reference
Series:
Routledge World Reference
Publication Date:
20021231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
482
Dimensions:
9.24x6.28x.96 in. 1.80 lbs.

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