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The Resource Sport and national identity in the European media

Sport and national identity in the European media

Label
Sport and national identity in the European media
Title
Sport and national identity in the European media
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An analysis of the way in which mass media in 12 European countries turn sport into politics, concentrating on the way the media contribute to the ongoing reconstitution of national identity. While the greater part of the volume focuses in detail on the press, there is also substantial commentary on television practice in several chapters, and two
Cataloging source
UkLiU
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1951-
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Blain, Neil
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV742
LC item number
.B53 1993
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 1966-
  • 1949-
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  • Boyle, Raymond
  • O'Donnell, Hugh
Series statement
Sports, politics and culture
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  • Mass media and sports
  • Sports
  • Sports
Label
Sport and national identity in the European media
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 200-203) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Sport and the reinvention of Europe in the mass media -- 2. Footprints on the field: televised sport, delivery systems and national culture in a changing Europe -- 3. We are the boys in green: British and Irish television coverage of the 1988 European Football Championships -- 4. Games across frontiers: the national dimension in European press reporting of Italia '90 -- 5. The war of the roses: discourses of Englishness in the Soviet sporting press -- 6. Wimbledon '91 -- The National Dimension in an Individualised Sport -- 7. Centrality and peripherality at the Barcelona Olympics: Spain, Catalonia, Scotland, Portugal -- General Conclusion: sport, Europe and collective identity
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
vii, 209 pages
Isbn
9780718514518
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Sport and national identity in the European media
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 200-203) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Sport and the reinvention of Europe in the mass media -- 2. Footprints on the field: televised sport, delivery systems and national culture in a changing Europe -- 3. We are the boys in green: British and Irish television coverage of the 1988 European Football Championships -- 4. Games across frontiers: the national dimension in European press reporting of Italia '90 -- 5. The war of the roses: discourses of Englishness in the Soviet sporting press -- 6. Wimbledon '91 -- The National Dimension in an Individualised Sport -- 7. Centrality and peripherality at the Barcelona Olympics: Spain, Catalonia, Scotland, Portugal -- General Conclusion: sport, Europe and collective identity
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
vii, 209 pages
Isbn
9780718514518
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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