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The Resource Sport and society : history, power and culture, Graham Scambler

Sport and society : history, power and culture, Graham Scambler

Label
Sport and society : history, power and culture
Title
Sport and society
Title remainder
history, power and culture
Statement of responsibility
Graham Scambler
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This text presents a comprehensive account of the contemporary sociology of sport. It examines the changing role of sport in society and analyses topics such as representations of sport in the media and violence in sport
Cataloging source
BDS
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Scambler, Graham
Illustrations
plans
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Issues in society
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  • Sports
  • Sports
  • Sports
Label
Sport and society : history, power and culture, Graham Scambler
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
The ancient games -- The genesis of modern sport -- The modern Olympiads -- Exercise, sport, and health -- Sport and violence : a "de-civilizing spurt"? -- The colonization and mediation of sport -- Sociological perspectives on sport -- Towards a critical sociology of sport
Control code
b30022425275
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 211 p.
Isbn
9780335210701
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
plan.
Label
Sport and society : history, power and culture, Graham Scambler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
The ancient games -- The genesis of modern sport -- The modern Olympiads -- Exercise, sport, and health -- Sport and violence : a "de-civilizing spurt"? -- The colonization and mediation of sport -- Sociological perspectives on sport -- Towards a critical sociology of sport
Control code
b30022425275
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 211 p.
Isbn
9780335210701
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
plan.

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