Understanding Sport by John Horne, Alan Tomlinson, Garry Whannel | | 9780419136408 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Understanding Sport

Understanding Sport

by John Horne, Alan Tomlinson, Garry Whannel
     
 

ISBN-10: 0419136401

ISBN-13: 9780419136408

Pub. Date: 06/28/1999

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Bringing a cultural and social dimension to the study of sport, this introductory guide will help students understand the context of sport and the place it has in the lives of individuals as well as in modern British society as a whole. Theoretically rigorous yet accessible, Understanding Sport includes:

  • up-to-date coverage of key

Overview

Bringing a cultural and social dimension to the study of sport, this introductory guide will help students understand the context of sport and the place it has in the lives of individuals as well as in modern British society as a whole. Theoretically rigorous yet accessible, Understanding Sport includes:

  • up-to-date coverage of key socio-cultural issues
  • suggested further reading, to expand students' understanding of the topics introduced
  • end-of-chapter essay topics and questions, to help students consolidate their knowledge
  • extensive referenece lists and a thematic index, to direct sutdents and lecturers toward further research materials.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780419136408
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
06/28/1999
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
6.70(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.80(d)

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