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Title Africa's World Cup : Critical Reflections on Play, Patriotism, Spectatorship, and Space / edited by Peter Alegi and Chris Bolsmann
Published Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, [2013]
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Contents Introduction / Peter Alegi and Chris Bolsmann ; Part 1: Refashioning Urban Spaces and Local Struggles in Host Cities ; World Cup Finale on Long Street / Daniel Herwitz ; Integration, Marginalization, and Exclusion in World Cup Johannesburg / Marc Fletcher ; The World Cup Geography of Durban: What Will Endure? / David Roberts and Orli Bass ; Cape Town, the City without and within the White Lines / Killian Doherty ; Part 2: World Cup Sounds, Visual Culture, and Aesthetics ; World Cup Music and Football Noise: The Lion King, Waka Waka, and the Vuvuzela / Jennifer Doyle
An Aficionado's Perspectives on the Complexity and Contradictions of Rooting for a Team in the 2010 World Cup / Simon Adetona Akindes Chronicling the Uruguayan World Cup Experience across South Africa / David Patrick Lane ; Screaming U-S-A! (and Other Imagined Things): Us versus Them at South Africa 2010 / Andrew M. Guest ; Three Lions Ate My Shirt: England Fans in South Africa / Mark Perryman ; Mexi-co, Mexi-co, Ra, Ra, Ra! : Invented Traditions and the Cultural Performance of Mexican Fans at the 2010 World Cup / Sergio Varela Hernandez
Forum on the 2010 World Cup: Perspectives from South African Practitioners / Peter Alegi, Thabo Dladla, Mohlomi Kekeletso Maubane, and Rodney Reiners Selected Bibliography ; Contributors ; Index
The Road to 2010: A Soccer Journey from Marrakech to Johannesburg / Niels Posthumus and Anna Mayumi Kerber Part 4: Political Discourses and Economic Rationales of World Cup Hosting ; Worlds Apart?: The 1995 Rugby World Cup and the 2010 FIFA World Cup / Albert Grundlingh and John Nauright ; South Africa Welcomes the World: The 2010 World Cup, Xenophobia, and South Africa's Ubuntu Dream / Meg Vandermerwe ; In the Theater of the World Cup / Laurent Dubois
The Vuvuzela as Paradox of Leisure and Noise: A Socioculture Perspective / Solomon Waliaula Halakasha! The Time Has Come! : Exhibiting the Art of Football Fandom / Fiona Rankin-Smith ; Soccer Bleu: The View from Paris / John Samuel Harpham ; Part 3: Spectatorship, Patriotism, Nationalism, and Pan-Africanism ; Ghana's Black Stars: A Fifty-Year Journey to the World Cup Quarterfinals / Craig White ; To Sing or Not to Sing?: National Anthems, Football Obsessions, and Bafana Bafana's World Cup / Chris Bolsmann
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject World Cup (Soccer) (2010 : South Africa)
Sports and culture series -- South Africa.
Nationalism and sports -- South Africa.
Soccer -- Tournaments -- South Africa.
Sports and society -- South Africa
South Africa -- Social life and customs.
Form Electronic book
Author Alegi, Peter.
Bolsmann, Chris.
ISBN 0472029118 (electronic bk.)
1299608930 (electronic bk.)
9780472029112 (electronic bk.)
9781299608931 (electronic bk.)