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Author Keys, Barbara J.

Title Globalizing sport : national rivalry and international community in the 1930s / Barbara J. Keys.

Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2006.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  306.483 K523g 2006    ---  Available
Description xi, 274 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Series Harvard historical studies ; 152
Harvard historical studies ; v. 152.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-261) and index.
Contents Sport, the state, and international politics -- The rise of international sports organizations -- Democracy and international sport : the United States -- "Americanizing" the Olympic games : Los Angeles, 1932 -- Dictatorship and international sport : Nazi Germany -- Between Nazism and Olympism : Berlin, 1936 -- The Soviet Union and the triumph of soccer.
Subject Nationalism and sports.
Sports and globalization.
Sports -- History -- 20th century.
ISBN 0674023269
9780674023260 (hbk.)
Standard No. YDXCP 2420428
NLGGC 293174199
NZ1 10723274
AU@ 000040113896

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