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Title Transforming sport : knowledges, practices, structures / edited by Thomas F. Carter, Daniel Burdsey and Mark Doidge
Published Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2018
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Contents Part, I Knowledges -- chapter 1 ‘Something has got to be done about this’ -- Transforming sport, selves, and scholarship / Thomas F. Carter Mark Doidge Daniel Burdsey -- chapter 2 Refugees united -- The role of activism and football in supporting refugees / Mark Doidge -- chapter 3 Agency and intention without individualism -- Some methodological pre-requisites? / Graham McFee -- chapter 4 Coming out of containment -- Feminist methodological considerations for researching women in sport / Kiri Baxter -- chapter 5 ‘The point, however, is to change it’ -- Critical social sciences and the Olympic Games / Jules Boykoff -- chapter 6 Transforming methodological nationalism -- The case of sports scholarship and policy towards migrants and descendants / Sine Agergaard -- chapter 7 Love Fighting Hate Violence -- An anti-violence programme for martial arts and combat sports / Alex Channon Christopher R. Matthews -- part, II Structures -- chapter 8 In whose humanity? / Thomas F. Carter -- chapter 9 FIFA -- Ethics, voice and organisational power plays / Alan Tomlinson -- chapter 10 Exploring the growth of the Commonwealth Games / Marc Keech -- chapter 11 Transforming power relationships within grassroots and professional football to engender social change -- Re-visiting the exclusion of British Asians / Kuljit Randhawa Daniel Burdsey -- part, III Practices -- chapter 12 Transforming informal communities through discourse intervention -- RioOnWatch, favelas and the 2016 Olympic Games / Adam Talbot -- chapter 13 Putting the P in SDP -- Sport and peace-building in divided societies – the origins and evolution of critical proactivism / John Sugden -- chapter 14 Earnest travellers -- Bodies (that) matter in transnational feminist research / Payoshni Mitra Megan Chawansky -- chapter 15 Sports journalism and cultural authority in the digital age / Simon McEnnis -- chapter 16 Sport media texts and audiences -- A critical overview of issues, interactions and interventions / Gill Lines -- chapter 17 Through the lens of Hillsborough -- The truth, archival remixes and critical sociology / John Doyle -- chapter 18 Transformation, advocacy and voice in disability sport research / Ben Powis
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Sports -- Sociological aspects
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Cultural Policy.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- Cultural.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Popular Culture.
Sports -- Sociological aspects.
Form Electronic book
Author Carter, Thomas F., 1967- editor
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