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  • The Anti-Doping Crisis in Sport

    Causes, Consequences, Solutions

    By Paul Dimeo, Verner Møller

    The sense of crisis that pervades global sport suggests that the war on doping is still very far from being won. In this critical and provocative study of anti-doping regimes in global sport, Paul Dimeo and Verner Møller argue that the current system is at a critical historical juncture. Reviewing…

    Paperback – 2018-04-20

  • Drugs, Alcohol and Sport

    A Critical History

    Edited by Paul Dimeo

    The use of alcohol and drugs seems contradictory to the popular ideal of sport as a healthy moral and physical pursuit, and yet it has been present in sports culture since clubs first became the focus for competitive games and social gatherings. Charting the changing patterns of the use of drugs…

    Paperback – 2009-10-13
    Sport in the Global Society

  • A History of Drug Use in Sport: 1876 - 1976

    Beyond Good and Evil

    By Paul Dimeo

    This book offers a new history of drug use in sport. It argues that the idea of taking drugs to enhance performance has not always been the crisis or ‘evil’ we now think it is. Instead, the late nineteenth century was a time of some experimentation and innovation largely unhindered by talk of…

    Paperback – 2007-07-11

  • Soccer in South Asia

    Empire, Nation, Diaspora

    Edited by Paul Dimeo, James Mills

    The place of football in the colonial and post-colonial past is explored and both British and Portuguese influences on the development of the game are considered. Contemporary issues such as the impact of the professional league in India and the role of UK Asians in the organization of the Indian…

    Paperback – 2001-09-01
    Sport in the Global Society

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