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  1. Bodies, Sports and Social Problems

    By Joseph Maguire, Louise Mansfield, Elizabeth Pike, Jennifer Smith Maguire

    Sport is increasingly becoming an area of ethical ambiguity in which wider social problems are played out in a concentrated form. This book provides a theoretical framework for exploring sport and deviance through an examination of the three main areas in which these issues arise. These...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Routledge Handbook of Football Studies

    Edited by John Hughson, Joseph Maguire, Kevin Moore, Ramón Spaaij

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    Football, or soccer, is unquestionably the world’s most popular and influential sport. There is no corner of the globe in which the game is not played or followed – indeed, more countries are affiliated to FIFA, football’s governing body, than to the United Nations – and it has therefore become a...

    To Be Published May 1st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Sport Across Asia

    Politics, Cultures, and Identities

    Edited by Katrin Bromber, Birgit Krawietz, Joseph Maguire

    Series: Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

    This book is designed to reflect both our current knowledge regarding sport, globalisation and ‘"encounters" with several important "post-colonial" or non-western societies and to draw together scholars from a range of different disciplines. Case studies of cultural encounters in Central,...

    Published December 19th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Reflections on Process Sociology and Sport

    'Walking the Line'

    By Joseph Maguire

    Series: Sport in the Global Society – Contemporary Perspectives

    The book focuses on the distinctive contribution that Joseph Maguire has made to process sociology and the study of sport. Maguire’s work over the past three decades highlights how process sociology has a unique perspective on the relationship between sport, culture and society, and to the body,...

    Published October 1st 2012 by Routledge

  5. Sport and Migration

    Borders, Boundaries and Crossings

    Edited by Joseph Maguire, Mark Falcous

    From Major League Baseball to English soccer’s Premier League, all successful contemporary professional sports leagues include a wide diversity of nationalities and ethnicities within their playing and coaching rosters. The international migration of sporting talent and labor, encouraged and...

    Published October 6th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Japan, Sport and Society

    Tradition and Change in a Globalizing World

    Edited by Joseph Maguire, Masayoshi Nakayama

    Series: Sport in the Global Society

    Evolving for centuries in relative isolation, sport in Japan developed a unique character reflective of Japanese culture and society. In recent decades, Japan's drive towards cultural and economic modernization has consciously incorporated a modernization of its sports cultures. Japan, Sport and&...

    Published December 15th 2005 by Routledge

  7. Power and Global Sport

    Zones of Prestige, Emulation and Resistance

    By Joseph Maguire

    Sport has changed. Traditions and territorial distinctions are dissolving as a result of new global, political, economic and cultural conditions. The team of authors examine these changes, investigating the power relations that govern the new global sport and assessing the consequences for the...

    Published May 26th 2005 by Routledge

  8. Sport and Leisure in Social Thought

    By Grant Jarvie, Joseph Maguire

    This much needed book examines all of the major traditions of social thought to clearly show their influence in our understanding of sport and leisure....

    Published November 3rd 1994 by Routledge

  9. The Global Sports Arena

    Athletic Talent Migration in an Interpendent World

    Edited by John Bale, Joseph Maguire

    Athletes are on the move. In some sports this involves labour, movement from one country to another within or between continents. In other sports, athletes assume an almost nomadic migratory lifestyle, constantly on the move from one sport festival to another. In addition, it appears that sport...

    Published February 1st 1994 by Routledge

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