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  1. Militarism, Sport, Europe

    War Without Weapons

    Edited by J A Mangan

    Series: Sport in the Global Society

    A collection of essays exploring the relationship between sport and war, bringing together established authors that include Peter Beck, Hans Bonde, J.A. Mangan and Gertrud Pfister, and emerging authors such as Penelope Kissoudi, Orestis Kustrin, Callum McKenzie and Roberta Vescovi....

    Published June 29th 2003 by Routledge

  2. Reformers, Sport, Modernizers

    Middle-class Revolutionaries

    Edited by J A Mangan

    Series: Sport in the Global Society

    A record of the role of selected middle-class individuals across Europe who made notable contributions to the early evolution of modern sport and who saw success in modern sport as an expression of human qualities to be admired, applauded and encouraged. They viewed sport, sometimes...

    Published May 1st 2002 by Routledge

  3. 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 November 1st 2001 by Routledge

  4. 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 May 1st 2001 by Routledge

  5. 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 October 1st 2000 by Routledge

  6. 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 29th 2000 by Routledge

  7. 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 September 1st 2000 by Routledge

  8. 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 29th 2000 by Routledge

  9. 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 29th 1999 by Routledge

  10. 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 31st 1999 by Routledge

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