Routledge Handbook of Sport, Race and Ethnicity

Routledge Handbook of Sport, Race and Ethnicity

by John Nauright, David K Wiggins

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ISBN-13: 9781317596660
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 09/13/2016
Series: Routledge International Handbooks
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 278
File size: 2 MB

About the Author

John Nauright is Professor and Chair of the Department of Kinesiology, Health Promotion and Recreation at the University of North Texas, USA. Until May 2016 he was Professor of Sport and Leisure Management at the University of Brighton, UK. He is the author and editor of many books including the award winning Making Men: Rugby and Masculine Identity, the Routledge Companion to Sports History and Sport Around the World: History, Culture and Practice. He is currently co-editing the Routledge Handbook of Africa and Sport with Mahfoud Amara and editing the Routledge Handbook of Global Sport.

David K. Wiggins is Professor and Co-director of the Center for the Study of Sport and Leisure in Society at George Mason University, USA. He has published many articles, book chapters, edited books and monographs. His publications include Glory Bound: Black Athletes in a White America, The Unlevel Playing Field: A Documentary History of the African American Experience in Sport and Out of the Shadows: A Biographical History of African American Athletes. He is the former editor of the Journal of Sport History and an Active Fellow in the National Academy of Kinesiology. With Nauright and Alan Cobley, he also co-edited Beyond C.L.R. James: Race and Ethnicity in Sport.

Table of Contents

Introduction (David K. Wiggins and John NaurightPart I: Key Themes of Race and Ethnicity in Sport  1. Histories of Race and Ethnicity in Sports (David K. Wiggins and John Nauright)  2. Anthropology, Race and Sport (Meghan Ferriter)  3. Philosophy, Science and Race in Sport (Verner Moeller)  4. Intersections of Race and Gender in Sport (Sasha Sutherland)  5. Policy and Management (Marc Keech)  6. Race and Sports Journalism (Rob Steen and Jed Novick)  7. Whiteness and Race in Sport (Thomas Fletcher and Kevin Hylton)  8. Globalization, Migration and Race in Sport (Sine Agergaard and Mari Haugaa Engh)  9. Sport for Development and Peace: Neoliberal Global Sport and African Bodies (John NaurightPart II: Race and Ethnicity in Sport: Case Studies from Around the World  10. Aotearoa/New Zealand (Farah Palmer, Geoff Watson and Greg Ryan)  11. Australia (Daryl Adair)  12. Britain (Luke Harris)  13. European Football (Mark Doidge)  14. Germany (Sebastian Braun and Tina Nobis)  15. Ireland and the Irish Diaspora (Paul Darby)  16. Russia (Sergey Altukhov)  17. South Africa (Chris Bolsmann)  18. USA (Rob Ruck)  19. Race, Sport and the Post-9/11 World (Mahfoud Amara)

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