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  1. Sport, Medicine and Health

    The Medicalization of Sport and the Sportization of Medicine

    By Dominic Malcolm

    Series: Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

    This book explores the complex and contradictory relationships between sport, medicine and health through a historically grounded analysis, informed by macro-social trends such as changing political economies and altered perceptions of the body. Drawing upon literature in the sociology of sport,...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Social Organization of Sports Medicine

    Critical Socio-Cultural Perspectives

    Edited by Dominic Malcolm, Parissa Safai

    Series: Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

    The Social Organization of Sports Medicine is the first book-length overview of the social scientific study of sports medicine, drawing together work from an international cadre of scholars who examine and provide interdisciplinary analysis of the dynamic and multi-faceted relationships between...

    Published July 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Sport and Sociology

    By Dominic Malcolm

    Series: Frontiers of Sport

    How has our understanding of sport been shaped by sociological ideas? How can the study of sport help sociologists to understand wider society? The sociology of sport is a sub-discipline approaching maturity. This is the first book to stand back and reflect upon the subject’s growth, to trace its...

    Published December 6th 2011 by Routledge

  4. The Changing Face of Cricket

    From Imperial to Global Game

    Edited by Dominic Malcolm, Jon Gemmell, Nalin Mehta

    Series: Sport in the Global Society – Contemporary Perspectives

    For cricket enthusiasts there is nothing to match the meaningful contests and excitement generated by the game’s subtle shifts in play. Conversely, huge swathes of the world’s population find cricket the most obscure and bafflingly impenetrable of sports. The Changing Face of Cricket attempts to...

    Published March 24th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Matters of Sport

    Essays in Honour of Eric Dunning

    Edited by Dominic Malcolm, Ivan Waddington

    Series: Sport in the Global Society

    Matters of Sport is a tribute to Eric Dunning, the leading sports sociologist in the English-speaking world. This book addresses Dunning's contributions to the sociological and historical study of sport, covering key topics such as hooliganism, celebrity and gender relations. A broad...

    Published December 20th 2007 by Routledge

  6. Sport Histories

    Figurational Studies of the Development of Modern Sports

    Edited by Eric Dunning, Dominic Malcolm, Ivan Waddington

    Sports Histories draws on figurational sociology to provide a fresh approach to analysing the development of modern sport. The book brings together ten case studies from a wide range of sports, including mainstream sports such as soccer, rugby, baseball, boxing and cricket, to other sports that...

    Published July 10th 2006 by Routledge

  7. Sport

    Critical Concepts in Sociology

    Edited by Eric Dunning, Dominic Malcolm

    Series: Critical Concepts in Sociology

    Recent years have seen a rapid growth in the field of sports studies. This collection provides an invaluable resource for this burgeoning field, offering a selection of classic works and more recent, groundbreaking journal articles on the sociology of sport.Key features of this collection are:*...

    Published June 25th 2003 by Routledge

  8. The Future of Football

    Challenges for the Twenty-first Century

    Edited by Jon Garland, Dominic Malcolm, Mike Rowe

    Series: Sport in the Global Society

    World football has undergone unprecedented change over the past decade. On the field, the richest European clubs have retained their pre-eminence, but with multinational playing squads backed up by global marketing industries. Club ownership rests increasingly with impersonal shareholders, rather...

    Published April 28th 2000 by Routledge

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