To the Extreme

Alternative Sports, Inside and Out

Author: Robert E. Rinehart,Synthia Sydnor

Publisher: SUNY Press

ISBN: 0791487148

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 450

View: 6326

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Insider and outsider narratives on the essence of modern “extreme” sports.
Release

Deconstructing Sport History

A Postmodern Analysis

Author: Murray G. Phillips

Publisher: SUNY Press

ISBN: 9780791466100

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 266

View: 8447

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Presents a broad spectrum of critical approaches that question traditional sport history.
Release

Beer, Babes, and Balls

Masculinity and Sports Talk Radio

Author: David Nylund

Publisher: SUNY Press

ISBN: 9780791472385

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 190

View: 1791

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Looks at contemporary sports talk radio and its relations to both traditional and newer forms of masculinity.
Release

National Identity and Global Sports Events

Culture, Politics, and Spectacle in the Olympics and the Football World Cup

Author: Alan Tomlinson,Christopher Young

Publisher: SUNY Press

ISBN: 0791482480

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 253

View: 8545

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Explains why cities dig deep in their pockets to host the Olympics and countries breed teams for success on the world soccer stage.
Release

Sporting Dystopias

The Making and Meanings of Urban Sport Cultures

Author: Ralph C. Wilcox

Publisher: SUNY Press

ISBN: N.A

Category: Social Science

Page: 292

View: 5338

DOWNLOAD NOW »

Challenges the unexamined belief that sports stadiums, events, and teams in cities are always beneficial to the comunities.
Release