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  • A Sport-Loving Societyby J A Mangan

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 64.95

    In a time of unprecedented political and economic transformation, the middle classes of Victorian and Edwardian England became principal players in a new social order. Nowhere did their culture, values and identity gain clearer expression than in their sports, and their influence is still felt in the way we organise, play and think of sport today.... more...

  • Militarism, Sport, Europeby J A Mangan

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 67.95

    A collection of essays exploring the relationship between sport and war, bringing together established authors that include Peter Beck, Hans Bonde, J.A. Mangan and Gertrud Pfister, and emerging authors such as Penelope Kissoudi, Orestis Kustrin, Callum McKenzie and Roberta Vescovi. more...

  • The Reluctant Brideby Lucy Mangan

    John Murray 2010; US$ 20.19

    A hilarious account of the year Lucy Mangan got married (having always said she wouldn't) more...

  • Gielgud's Lettersby Richard Mangan

    Orion 2010; US$ 26.34

    Reads like the autobiography Gielgud never wrote' Independent more...

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    Orion 2010; Not Available

    Reads like the autobiography Gielgud never wrote' Independent more...

  • The Reluctant Brideby Lucy Mangan

    John Murray 2010; Not Available

    A hilarious account of the year Lucy Mangan got married (having always said she wouldn't) more...

  • Benefits Bestowed? (RLE Edu H)by J. A. Mangan

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 48.95

    This volume concentrates on the processes and practices of formal education, which shaped, and were shaped by, imperial values, attitudes and behaviour. It is concerned with: The myths and visions of imperialism; The nature and extent of ethnocentric attitudes, declared and undeclared; The use of education as a means of disseminating... more...

  • Making Imperial Mentalities (RLE Edu H)by J. A. Mangan

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 48.95

    This book discusses the way in which those born into the British empire were persuaded to accept it, often with enthusiasm. The study compares the perceptions of people at ?home?, in the dominions and in the colonies. Across the diversity of imperial territories it explores themes such as the diverse nature of political socialisation, the various... more...

  • The Imperial Curriculum (RLE Edu H)by J. A. Mangan

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 48.95

    This volume presents the first comparative analysis of racial attitudes in the formal schooling of both Britain and its former dominions and colonies. The various contributions examine the issue right across the British imperial experience ? with case studies ranging from Canada, Ireland, East and South Africa, through the Indian subcontinent to Australia... more...

  • Athleticism in the Victorian and Edwardian Public Schoolby J. A. Mangan

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 65.95

    Games obsessed the Victorian and Edwardian public schools. The obsession has become widely known as athleticism. When it appeared in 1981, this book was the first major study of the games ethos which dominated the lives of many Victorian and Edwardian public schoolboys. Written with Professor Mangan's customary panache, it has become a classic, the... more...