Hockey Night in Canada: Sport, Identities and Cultural Politics / Edition 2

Hockey Night in Canada: Sport, Identities and Cultural Politics / Edition 2

by Richard Gruneau, David Whitson
     
 

Hockey Night in Canada will appeal to all readers interested in the wider implications of sport in our society.See more details below

Overview

Hockey Night in Canada will appeal to all readers interested in the wider implications of sport in our society.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780920059050
Publisher:
University of Toronto Press, Higher Education Division
Publication date:
05/01/1994
Series:
Culture and Communication in Canada Ser.
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
316
Sales rank:
1,483,118
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements

Introduction

Part One: Hockey, Culture, and Social Development

1. Hockey and the Politics of Culture

2. Origins of the Modern Game

3. The Making of Early Professional Hockey

4. Media, Audiences, and the NHL Monopoly

Part Two: Exploring the Post-War Hockey Subculture

5. The Work World of Pro Hockey

6. Careers, Myths, and Dreams

7. The Game Beyond the Pros

8. Violence, Fighting, and Masculinity

Part Three: Hockey and the Remaking of Community

9. Communities, Civic Boosterism, and Fans

10. Hockey and the New Politics of Accumulation

11. International Hockey: Patriotism, Profits and Shifting Identities

12. Conclusion: Hockey and Canadian Culture in the Age of Globalization

Notes

Index

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