Taylor & Francis India: Sport and Leisure Studies

  • Sport, Gender, and Sexuality book cover

    Sport, Gender, and Sexuality

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Messner

    Sport, gender, and sexuality emerged as a field of serious academic interest in the 1970s and 1980s, and has now developed into a subject widely studied across the world. Now, this new four-volume collection from Routledge explores how sport was shaped historically as a gendered…

    Hardback – 2015-09-07
    Critical Concepts in Sports Studies

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    Olympic Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Vassil Girginov

    Modern Olympism emerged at the end of the nineteenth century as a philosophy of social reform that sought to use sport for the betterment of the world. It drew on a number of intellectual and material sources, including the ancient Greek heritage, philosophical ideas of Enlightenment, the English…

    Hardback – 2014-08-29

  • Event Management book cover

    Event Management

    1st Edition

    Edited by Chris Rojek

    Edited by a leading scholar in the field, this new title from Routledge’s Critical Perspectives on Business and Management series is a four-volume collection of canonical and cutting-edge research in Event Management. The origins of the serious study of Event Management are comparatively recent,…

    Hardback – 2013-10-04
    Critical Perspectives on Business and Management

  • The Making of Olympic Cities book cover

    The Making of Olympic Cities

    1st Edition

    Edited by John R. Gold, Margaret M. Gold

    In the first forty or so years following its revival at the end of the nineteenth century, the burdens placed on cities hosting a modern Olympic Games were relatively modest. However, as the Games have grown in size and stature, morphing from a small-scale summer festival into an intensively…

    Hardback – 2012-06-19
    Critical Concepts in Urban Studies

  • Sports & Leisure in England (ES 5-vol. set) book cover

    Sports & Leisure in England (ES 5-vol. set)

    1st Edition

     A facsimile collection of five volumes with more than 3,100 pages, the set includes three major reference works of Sports and Leisure first published in England during the nineteenth century. (This was an age of modernization in sports, while the idea of sports as leisure and as a method of…

    Hardback – 2011-03-15
    Edition Synapse

  • Picturesque Wales: Facsimile Reprints (ES 4-vol. set) book cover

    Picturesque Wales: Facsimile Reprints (ES 4-vol. set)

    1st Edition

    A facsimile collection of two important publications which represent the picturesque travelogues in Wales of the romantic era of 18th-century and early 19th-century Britain. Included here are a rare 1883 edition of the famous Pennant’s Tours, edited by John Rhys, Celtic Professor at Oxford, with…

    Hardback – 2011-03-15
    Edition Synapse

  • Sport: Critical Concepts in Sociology book cover


    Critical Concepts in Sociology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eric Dunning, Dominic Malcolm

    Recent years have seen a rapid growth in the field of sports studies. This collection provides an invaluable resource for this burgeoning field, offering a selection of classic works and more recent, groundbreaking journal articles on the sociology of sport.Key features of this collection are:*…

    Hardback – 2003-06-26
    Critical Concepts in Sociology

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