African Football, Identity Politics and Global Media Narratives: The Legacy of the FIFA 2010 World Cup

African Football, Identity Politics and Global Media Narratives: The Legacy of the FIFA 2010 World Cup
  • ISBN: 9781137392220
  • Author: Tendai Chari; Nhamo A. Mhiripiri
    Format: Hardback
    Publication Date: 26 Aug 2014
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This edited volume addresses key debates around African football, identity construction, fan cultures, and both African and global media narratives. Using the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa as a lens, it explores how football in Africa is intimately bound up with deeper social, cultural and political currents.