1st Edition

The Global Sports Arena
Athletic Talent Migration in an Interpendent World

ISBN 9780714641164
Published February 1, 1994 by Routledge
304 Pages

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Book Description

Athletes are on the move. In some sports this involves labour, movement from one country to another within or between continents. In other sports, athletes assume an almost nomadic migratory lifestyle, constantly on the move from one sport festival to another. In addition, it appears that sport migration is gaining momentum and that it is closely interwoven with the broader process of global sport development taking place in the late twentieth century.