Leisure, Sport, and Working-Class Cultures: Theory and History

Leisure, Sport, and Working-Class Cultures: Theory and History

by Hart Cantelon, Robert Hollands, Alan Metcalfe, Alan Tomlinson
     
 

This book fires a shot at the theoretical bastions that this society has erected around the concepts of "leisure" and "sport." The readings put the issue in a historical perspective to show that "sport" and "leisure" are part of and not separate from the control of the working class by capitalism.  See more details below

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This book fires a shot at the theoretical bastions that this society has erected around the concepts of "leisure" and "sport." The readings put the issue in a historical perspective to show that "sport" and "leisure" are part of and not separate from the control of the working class by capitalism.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780920059586
Publisher:
University of Toronto Press, Higher Education Division
Publication date:
01/01/1988
Pages:
106
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.40(d)

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By Hart Cantelon, Robert Hollands, Alan Metcalfe, and Alan Tomlinson

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