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  1. Sport in Latin American Society

    Past and Present

    Edited by Lamartine DaCosta, J A Mangan

    Series: Sport in the Global Society

    This work deals with the infancy, adolescence and maturity of sport in Latin American society. It explores ways in which sport illuminates cultural migration and emigration and indigenous assimilation and adaptation....

    Published October 31st 2001 by Routledge

  2. Europe, Sport, World

    Shaping Global Societies

    By J. A. Mangan

    Series: Sport in the Global Society

    The sports of Europe and the United States were imitated and assimilated and became symbols of national and cosmopolitan identity. This work examines the national and international importance of sport and its role in shaping post-millennium global culture....

    Published April 30th 2001 by Routledge

  3. Making European Masculinities

    Sport, Europe, Gender

    By J. A. Mangan

    Series: Sport in the Global Society

    As sport has grown, progressively replacing religion, in its power to excite passion, provide emotional escape, offer fraternal (and increasingly sororital) bonding, it has come to loom larger and larger in the lives of Europeans and others. It has become an inescapable reality linking public...

    Published September 30th 2000 by Routledge

  4. Athleticism in the Victorian and Edwardian Public School

    The Emergence and Consolidation of an Educational Ideology

    By J. A. Mangan

    Series: Sport in the Global Society

    Games obsessed the Victorian and Edwardian public schools. The obsession has become widely known as athleticism. When it appeared in 1981, this book was the first major study of the games ethos which dominated the lives of many Victorian and Edwardian public schoolboys. Written with Professor...

    Published September 28th 2000 by Routledge

  5. Sport in Australasian Society

    Past and Present

    Edited by J A Mangan, John Nauright

    Series: Sport in the Global Society

    As Sydney prepares to host the 2000 Olympic games, this study assesses the cultural impact of sport on the Australasian countries. Here, as in other parts of the world, sport is taken as an assertion of both individual and group identity, a demonstration of modernity and a source of personal, local...

    Published August 31st 2000 by Routledge

  6. Superman Supreme

    Fascist Body as Political Icon - Global Fascism

    By J A Mangan

    Series: Sport in the Global Society

    The supremacy of the global fascist superman never became a reality but was certainly an intention. This work explores the use of the image of the male body in European, American and Asian fascism of varying degrees and various interpretations, and the differences and similarities involved....

    Published April 28th 2000 by Routledge

  7. Shaping the Superman

    Fascist Body as Political Icon – Aryan Fascism

    Edited by J A Mangan

    Series: Sport in the Global Society

    This is a study of masculinity as a metaphor and especially of the muscular male body as a moral symbol. It explores the Nazi's preoccupation with the male body as an icon of political power, and the ideology and theories which propelled it....

    Published September 28th 1999 by Routledge

  8. Sport in Europe

    Politics, Class, Gender

    Edited by J A Mangan

    Series: Sport in the Global Society

    This book examines the cultural, social, political, economic and aesthetic history of Sport in Europe. As sport has grown, progressively replacing religion, in its power to excite passion, provide emotional escape, offer fraternal (and increasingly sororital) bonding, it has become an inescapable...

    Published May 30th 1999 by Routledge

  9. Subject Knowledge

    Readings For The Study Of School Subjects

    By Christopher J. Anstead, Ivor F Goodson, J. Marshall Mangan

    Series: Teachers' Library

    School knowledge has been a subject for historians, notably in the field of history of education. concentrating on the educational aspects of particular historical periods, however, links with contemporary education have often remained undeveloped.; This text attempts to account for the growth of...

    Published September 16th 1997 by Routledge

  10. European Heroes

    Myth, Identity, Sport

    Edited by Pierre Lanfranchi, Richard Holt, J A Mangan

    Series: Sport in the Global Society

    Historians of popular culture have recently been addressing the role of myth, and now it is time that social historians of sport also examined it. The contributors to this collection of essays explore the symbolic meanings that have been attached to sport in Europe by considering some of the mythic...

    Published February 29th 1996 by Routledge

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