Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO
This multivolume set is much more than a collection of essays on sports and sporting cultures from around the world: it also details how and why sports are played wherever they exist, and examines key charismatic athletes from around the world who have transcended their sports. * Nearly 900 entries
Authors: Spengler, John O., Anderson, Paul M., Connaughton, Daniel P. , Baker III, Thomas A.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-01-22 - Publisher: Human Kinetics
Introduction to Sport Law With Case Studies in Sport Law, Second Edition, uses an accessible, jargon-free approach to fundamental legal issues in sport law, including liability issues, protecting legal rights, and managing risk.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-13 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Few issues have engaged sports scholars more than those of race and ethnicity. Today, globalization and migration mean all major sports leagues include players from around the globe, bringing into play a complex mix of racial, ethnic, cultural, political and geographical factors. These complexities have been examined from many angles
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-01-11 - Publisher: Routledge
Heroines of Sport looks closely at different groups of women whose stories have been excluded from previous accounts of women's sports and female heroism. It focuses on five specific groups of women from different places in the world: Black women in South Africa; Muslim women from the Middle East; Aboriginal