Globalization and Sport

Globalization and Sport argues that although sport is a source of pleasure, it is also part of the government of everyday life. The creation of a sporting calendar, movements of rational recreation and the development of public sector physical education, are read as ways of disciplining and shaping urban-industrial populations.
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  • Pub date: March 2001
  • English
  • 9781446265017 / 0761959696
  • United Kingdom
  • Primary Price: 29.99 GBP
  • Pages: 168
  • SAGE Publications / SAGE Publications Ltd
  • Readership: College - higher education
  • Publish State: Published
  • Responsibility: Toby Miller ... [et al.].
  • Page size: 24
  • Reference Code: BDZ0002744025