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From Fair Sex to Feminism

Sport and the Socialization of Women in the Industrial and Post-Industrial Eras

Edited by J A Mangan, Roberta J Park

Series Editor: Boria Majumdar

Routledge – 2004 – 336 pages

Series: Sport in the Global Society

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    November 10th 2004
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Description

First published in 1987 with the aim of deepening understanding of the place of women in the cultural heritage of modern society, this collection of essays brings together the previously discrete perspectives of women's studies and the social history of sport.

Using feminist ideas to explore the role of sport in women's lives, From Fair Sex to Feminism is a central text in the study of sport, gender and the body.

Name: From Fair Sex to Feminism: Sport and the Socialization of Women in the Industrial and Post-Industrial Eras (Paperback)Routledge 
Description: Edited by J A Mangan, Roberta J ParkSeries Editor: Boria Majumdar. First published in 1987 with the aim of deepening understanding of the place of women in the cultural heritage of modern society, this collection of essays brings together the previously discrete perspectives of women's studies and the social...
Categories: Gender Studies, Sociology of Culture, Sociology of Sport, Sport and Gender, Sports History