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  1. The Four-Minute Mile

    Historical and Cultural Interpretations of a Sporting Barrier

    Edited by John Bale, David Howe

    Breaking records and challenging the limits of human ability are central to much of our understanding of athletic track and field sports, with a world record title arguably as valued as an Olympic gold medal. Some particular limits and records take on greater significance, however, as in the case...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Lessons Learned from Community-Based Microgeneration Projects

    The Impact of Renewable Energy Capital Grant Schemes

    By Monika Munzinger, Kiruthiga Srinivasanan Venkataramanan, Steve Pester, David Forward, Keri Jordan, Ben Howe

    Key lessons from projects where government-funded renewable energy schemes have been installed in nine schools, colleges and community buildings are presented. Key issues investigated include community engagement, installation, specification, operation and performance. This report also highlights...

    Published January 11th 2012 by IHS BRE Press

  3. The Cultural Politics of the Paralympic Movement

    Through an Anthropological Lens

    By David Howe

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Sport

    Do the Paralympic Games empower the disability sport community? Like many other contemporary sporting institutions, the Paralympic Games have made the transition from pastime to spectacle, and the profile of athletes with disabilities has been increased as a result. This book reviews the current...

    Published February 7th 2008 by Routledge

  4. Sport, Professionalism and Pain

    Ethnographies of Injury and Risk

    By David Howe

    Series: Ethics and Sport

    Are pain and injury managed appropriately in the environment of professional sport?Is sports medicine a tool to empower or to disempower athletes? David Howe considers these and other pertinent concerns and questions whether, in the world of modern sport, it is the participants themselves or the...

    Published December 18th 2003 by Routledge

  5. Attachment Theory, Child Maltreatment, and Family Support

    A Practice and Assessment Model

    By David Howe, Marion Brandon, Diana Hinings, Gillian Schofield

    Edited by Gillian Schofield, Gillian Schofield

    Recent advances in our understanding of children's social development have important implications for practice in the fields of child welfare, maltreatment, family support, adoption, residential and foster care. But they have not hitherto been systematically explored. This groundbreaking book...

    Published September 1st 1999 by Routledge

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