Sports & Leisure Studies: Sport and Leisure Studies

  • The Walkable City book cover

    The Walkable City

    1st Edition

    By Jennie Middleton

    This book explores of urban walking in its multiple manifestations, drawing on contemporary thinking in mobilities studies in relation to how everyday mobilities are socially and materially co-produced. It provides an account of the diversity of walking and challenges essentialist understandings of…

    Hardback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge Studies in Urbanism and the City

  • Men and Masculinities book cover

    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 – 2019-05-30 

  • Human Enhancement Drugs book cover

    Human Enhancement Drugs

    1st Edition

    Edited by Katinka Van de Ven, Kyle J. D Mulrooney, Jim McVeigh

    In the past few decades a focus on nutrition and exercise and a healthy lifestyle more generally has become increasingly apparent. Superfoods, supplements and diets along with (new) fitness regimes, such as CrossFit and Bikram Yoga, are just a few examples of the latest products and practices…

    Hardback – 2019-05-15 
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • Sports Nutrition for Paralympic Athletes, Second Edition book cover

    Sports Nutrition for Paralympic Athletes, Second Edition

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Elizabeth Broad

    Participation rates in Paralympic sports have increased rapidly in recent years, and continues to grow. Many sports nutrition professionals are challenged by their lack of knowledge of both the functional limitations and the required alterations to training of the athlete with an impairment. This…

    Hardback – 2019-05-15 
    CRC Press

  • Routledge Library Editions: Leisure Studies book cover

    Routledge Library Editions: Leisure Studies

    1st Edition

    By Various

    This set of 12 volumes, originally published between 1938 and 2001, amalgamates a wide breadth of research on Leisure Studies, including works on young people and leisure, the family, and political influence on the leisure industry. This collection of books from some of the leading scholars in the…

    Hardback – 2019-05-15 
    Routledge Library Editions: Leisure Studies

  • Sport and Identity in Ancient Greece book cover

    Sport and Identity in Ancient Greece

    1st Edition

    By Zinon Papakonstantinou

    From the eighth century BCE to the late third century CE, Greeks trained in sport and competed in periodic contests that generated enormous popular interest. As a result, sport was an ideal vehicle for the construction of a plurality of identities along the lines of ethnic origin, civic affiliation…

    Hardback – 2019-05-01 

  • Sporting Passions: Engaging Sport Anthropologically book cover

    Sporting Passions

    Engaging Sport Anthropologically, 1st Edition

    By Noel Dyck

    Paperback – 2019-05-01 
    500 Tips

  • Space, Taste and Affect: Atmospheres that shape how we eat book cover

    Space, Taste and Affect

    Atmospheres that shape how we eat, 1st Edition

    Edited by Emily Falconer

    The experience of taste is significantly shaped by complex combinations of material, sensual and symbolic atmospheres and situations. This book provides an international exploration of how the temporal and sensual nature of space, place and mobility affects taste – how design, association, light…

    Hardback – 2019-04-30 
    Routledge Research in Culture, Space and Identity

  • Sport, Violence and Society: Second edition book cover

    Sport, Violence and Society

    Second edition, 2nd Edition

    By Kevin Young

    In this fully updated and revised new edition of his landmark study of violence in and around contemporary sport, Kevin Young offers a comprehensive sociological analysis of an issue of central importance within sport studies. The book explores organised and spontaneous violence, both on the field…

    Paperback – 2019-04-22 

  • Sport, Education and Corporatisation: Spaces of Connection, Contestation and Creativity book cover

    Sport, Education and Corporatisation

    Spaces of Connection, Contestation and Creativity, 1st Edition

    By Geoffery Z. Kohe, Holly Collison

    Using an interdisciplinary approach, Sport, Education and Corporatisation offers an important critique of the intersection between sport organisations, commercial agendas and educational development. It reveals a discomforting interplay between sector stakeholders that has been normalised via…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge Focus on Sport, Culture and Society

  • Events, Places and Societies book cover

    Events, Places and Societies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nicholas Wise, John Harris

    Events can be synonymous with a particular place, helping shape and promote a location. Given the rise of the global events industry, this book uncovers how events impact upon places and societies, looking at a range of different events and geographical scales. Geographers are concerned with how…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 

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