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  • Routledge Handbook of the Business of Women's Sport

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nancy Lough, Andrea N. Geurin

    Combining knowledge from sport management, marketing, media, leadership, governance, and consumer behavior in innovative ways, this book goes further than any other in surveying current theory and research on the business of women’s sport around the world, making it an unparalleled resource for all…

    Hardback – 2019-06-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Men and Masculinities

    1st Edition

    By Eric Anderson, Rory Magrath

    Men and Masculinities is a research-informed textbook designed to introduce students to the lives of men and their changing masculinities. This is accomplished by examining primarily the sociological literature into the construction of masculinities, but also the psychological and biological. It is…

    Paperback – 2019-04-29 
    Routledge

  • Sports in African History, Politics, and Identity Formation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael John Gennaro, Saheed Aderinto

    Sports in African History, Politics, and Identity Formation explores how sports can render a key to unlocking complex social, political, economic, and gendered relations across Africa and the Diaspora. Sports hold significant value and have an intricate relationship with many components of African…

    Paperback – 2019-04-09 
    Routledge

  • The Feminization of Sports Fandom

    A Sociological Study, 1st Edition

    By Stacey Pope

    Women fans have entered the traditionally male domain of the sports stadium in growing numbers in recent years. Watching professional sport is important for women for so many reasons, but their expectations and experiences have been largely ignored by academics. This book tackles these shortcomings…

    Paperback – 2019-03-11 
    Routledge

  • Transgender Athletes in Competitive Sport

    1st Edition

    Edited by Eric Anderson, Ann Travers

    While efforts to include gay and lesbian athletes in competitive sport have received significant attention, it is only recently that we have begun examining the experiences of transgender athletes in competitive sport. This book represents the first comprehensive study of the challenges that…

    Paperback – 2019-03-11 
    Routledge

  • Women in Sport Leadership

    Research and practice for change, 1st Edition

    Edited by Laura J. Burton, Sarah Leberman

    Although women and girls participate in sport in greater numbers than ever before, research shows there has been no significant increase in women leading sport organizations. This book takes an international, evidence-based perspective in examining women in sport leadership and offers future…

    Paperback – 2019-03-11 
    Routledge

  • Women Sport Fans

    Identification, Participation, Representation, 1st Edition

    By Kim Toffoletti

    Women worldwide are making their presence felt as sport fans in rapidly increasing numbers. This book makes a distinctive and innovative contribution to the study of sport fandom by exploring the growing visibility and interest in women who follow sport. It presents the latest data on women’s sport…

    Paperback – 2019-03-11 
    Routledge

  • ‘Race’, Youth Sport, Physical Activity and Health

    Global Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Symeon Dagkas, Laura Azzarito, Kevin Hylton

    This is the first book to focus on issues of ‘race’ and racism in youth sport, physical activity and health. Drawing on critical race theory, intersectionality and critical pedagogy, and presenting a range of international empirical case studies, it explores racialization processes in pedagogical…

    Hardback – 2019-02-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Perspectives on Equality and Social Justice in Sport and Leisure

  • Routledge Handbook of Tennis

    History, Culture and Politics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Robert J. Lake

    Tennis is one of the world’s most popular sports, as levels of participation and spectatorship demonstrate.  Moreover, tennis has always been one of the world’s most significant sports, expressing crucial fractures of social class, gender, sexuality, race and ethnicity - both on and off court.…

    Hardback – 2019-02-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Social Justice in Globalized Fitness and Health

    Bodies Out of Sight, 1st Edition

    By Laura Azzarito

    In today’s neoliberal times, thinking about fitness and health is dominated by the media’s narratives of "fit bodies," which are presented and circulated in society as "valued bodies." Outside that mainstream view, however, there are many people labeled "bodies-at-risk": those who deviate from…

    Hardback – 2019-01-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

  • Sex Integration in Sport and Physical Culture

    Promises and Pitfalls, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alex Channon, Katherine Dashper, Thomas Fletcher, Robert J. Lake

    Scholars working in the academic field of sport studies have long debated the relationship between sport and gender. Modern sport forms, along with many related activities, have been shown to have historically supported ideals of male superiority, by largely excluding women and/or celebrating only…

    Paperback – 2019-01-11
    Routledge
    Sport in the Global Society – Contemporary Perspectives

  • Representations of Sports Coaches in Film

    Looking to Win, 1st Edition

    Edited by Katharina Bonzel, Nicholas Chare

    This ground-breaking interdisciplinary collection brings together leading international scholars working across the humanities and social sciences to examine ways in which representations of sports coaching in narrative and documentary cinema can shape and inform sporting instruction. The central…

    Paperback – 2019-01-11
    Routledge

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