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Sport, Media, Culture

Global and Local Dimensions, 1st Edition

Edited by ALINA BERNSTEIN, Neil Blain

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272 pages

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An examination of the central features of the sport-media phenomenon, focusing on Europe and the USA. The book analyses such issues as new media technology; gender, ethnicity and local dimensions of collective identity; women in American basketball advertising; and cult football radio in Scotland.

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'there is much in this collection of essays that will appeal to those whose interest in sport goes beyond the tabloid fix of football transfers and racing tips' - The Times

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Sport in the Global Society

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SPO000000
SPORTS & RECREATION / General