Sexual Sports Rhetoric: Historical and Media Contexts of Violence HB

Sexual Sports Rhetoric: Historical and Media Contexts of Violence HB

by Linda K. Fuller
     
 

ISBN-10: 1433105071

ISBN-13: 9781433105074

Pub. Date: 10/30/2009

Publisher: Lang, Peter Publishing, Incorporated

Sexual Sports Rhetoric: Historical and Media Contexts of Violence deals with controversies surrounding the notion of sport violence added to the equation of gender and language. Topics discussed range from hooliganism, spousal abuse, and racial and/or gender orientation issues to literary, televised, filmic and photographic (pornographic?) images of

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Sexual Sports Rhetoric: Historical and Media Contexts of Violence deals with controversies surrounding the notion of sport violence added to the equation of gender and language. Topics discussed range from hooliganism, spousal abuse, and racial and/or gender orientation issues to literary, televised, filmic and photographic (pornographic?) images of sports violence. The sports represented include ice hockey, stock car racing, football, body building, baseball, boxing, rugby, wrestling, and pool.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781433105074
Publisher:
Lang, Peter Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date:
10/30/2009
Series:
Cultural Studies/Media
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
6.60(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)

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