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Sports Culture

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Sports Culture by Ellis Cashmore
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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
Bosman Case
corruption
drugs
eating disorders
Fever Pitch
Field of Dreams
Michael Jordan
Don King
left-handedness
nationalism
paternity
racism
Raging Bull
rivalries
tobacco
The book also includes suggestions for further reading to help with further study, and a comprehensive index.
Taylor and Francis; October 2003
522 pages; ISBN 9781134675821
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Title: Sports Culture
Author: Ellis Cashmore
 
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ISBNs
0203464397
9780203464397
9780415181693
9781134675814
9781134675821