Europa's comprehensive survey of Eastern Europe, Russia and Central Asia. General Survey Leading authorities on the region analyze topics of regional importance. Country Surveys Chapters on each country, containing: essays on its recent history and economy, and a chronology of events an extensive...
To Be Published November 19th 2014 by Routledge
The Routledge Handbook of Sport, Gender and Sexuality brings together important new work from 68 leading international scholars that, collectively, demonstrates the intrinsic interconnectedness of sport, gender and sexuality. It introduces what is, in essence, a sophisticated sub-area of sport...
Published February 17th 2014 by Routledge
Europa's comprehensive survey of Eastern Europe, Russia and Central Asia. New for 2014: a new essay on opposition movements in Russia, discussing the associations of the prominent anti-corruption campaigner Aleksei Navalnyi with both liberalism and nationalism analysis of recent political...
Published December 8th 2013 by Routledge
Europa's comprehensive survey of Eastern Europe, Russia and Central Asia. New for 2013: a detailed discussion of the return to the Russian presidency of Vladimir Putin, and of political developments in Georgia and Ukraine in advance of their competitive parliamentary elections expanded directory...
Published November 22nd 2012 by Routledge
Sport, Masculinities and Sexualities examines the impact of decreasing cultural homophobia on both gay and straight male athletes. It suggests that the study of sport, masculinities and sexualities emerged during a time of extreme homophobia— the 1980. Cultural homophobia declined, however,...
Published July 15th 2012 by Routledge
Europa's comprehensive survey of the countries and territories of Eastern Europe, Russia and Central Asia, offering users expert analysis and commentary. Also includes up-to-date economic, socio-political and directory material. There is plenty of brand new political and...
Published December 12th 2011 by Routledge
The Changing Nature of Masculinities
Drawing on qualitative studies of teamsport athletes and fraternity members, this book describes the rapidly changing world of masculinities among men in both the United States and Great Britain. As cultural homophobia decreases, university-aged men are influenced to construct a softer version of...
Published June 12th 2011 by Routledge
A comprehensive survey of the countries and territories of Eastern Europe, Russia and Central Asia, providing expert analysis and commentary and including up-to-date statistical and directory material. General Survey leading authorities on the region analyze topics of regional importance,...
Published November 22nd 2010 by Routledge
A Critical Introduction
What impact does sport have on the lives of ordinary people? How does sport help to perpetuate inequalities in society? What can social theory tell us about the role of sport in society? At their origin competitive sports were institutionalized in Western cultures for the privilege of white,...
Published June 16th 2010 by Routledge