Globalization and Sport

Globalization and Sport
  • ISBN: 9781405162692
  • Author: Richard Giulianotti; Roland Robertson
    Format: Paperback
    Publication Date: 24 Aug 2007
Price: £19.99


Globalization and Sport is a unique collection which places sport at the heart of debates on global processes. * Features major critical interventions by some of the world's leading sociologists and anthropologists on the subject of sport * Contributors include George Ritzer, David Andrews, Frank Lechner, William Kelly, Thomas Hylland Eriksen, Barry Smart, Paul James, Chris Rumford and Gary Armstrong * Provides a mixture of original theories and fresh research material, examining sport in a diversity of settings, including Europe, the Americas, Australasia, Africa and Asia * Essential reading for anyone interested in globalization processes or sport