Soccer, Women, Sexual Liberation

Kicking off a New Era

By Fan Hong, J.A. Mangan

© 2003 – Routledge

272 pages

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Paperback: 9780714684086
pub: 2003-08-01
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About the Book

This is the first in-depth global study of women's football across the world. This collection considers women's football, in fifteen countries worldwide, in a global context, and analyzes its progress, challenges and problems it has faced.

It shows how women's football has made a significant contribution to the emancipation of women's football in many countries. It also traces the evolution of women's football in face of resistance, rejection and prejudice and describes women footballer's struggle for equal rights in a male dominated football world.

About the Series

Sport in the Global Society

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SPO000000
SPORTS & RECREATION / General
SPO040000
SPORTS & RECREATION / Soccer