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  1. The Roots of Football Hooliganism (RLE Sports Studies)

    An Historical and Sociological Study

    By Eric Dunning, Patrick J. Murphy, John Williams

    Series: Routledge Library Editions Sports Studies

    This systematic historical and sociological study of the phenomenon of football hooliganism examines the history of crowd disorderliness at association football matches in Britain and assesses both popular and academic explanations of the problem. The authors’ study starts in the 1880s, when...

    Published April 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Hooligans Abroad (RLE Sports Studies)

    The Behaviour and Control of English Fans in Continental Europe

    By John M. Williams, Eric Dunning, Patrick J. Murphy

    Series: Routledge Library Editions Sports Studies

    This book traces international developments in the hooligan phenomenon since the Heysel tragedy of 1985. The authors make special reference to the troubled European championships in West Germany in 1988 and look critically at political responses to the problem. The authors used ‘participant...

    Published April 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Understanding Society through Popular Music

    2nd Edition

    By Joe Kotarba, J Patrick Williams

    Written for Introductory Sociology and Sociology of Popular Music courses, the second edition of Understanding Society through Popular Music uses popular music to illustrate fundamental social institutions, theories, sociological concepts, and processes. The authors use music, a social phenomenon...

    Published January 11th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Football on Trial

    Spectator Violence and Development in the Football World

    By Eric Dunning, Patrick Murphy, Patrick J Murphy, John Williams

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 24th 1990 by Routledge

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