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Title Sport and women [electronic resource] : social issues in international perspective / edited by Ilse Hartmann-Tews and Gertrud Pfister.

Imprint London ; New York : Routledge/ISCPES, 2003.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xv, 288 p. : ill.
Series International Society for Comparative Physical Education and Sport
ISCPES book series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Women and sport in comparative and international perspectives: issues, aims and theoretical approaches / Gerturd Pfister and Ilse Hartmann-Tews -- Women and sport in Norway / Kari Fasting -- Women and sport in the UK / Anita White -- The inclusion of women into the German sport system / Ilse Hartmann-Tews and Sascha Alexandra Luetkens -- Sports development and inclusion of women in France / Nicole Dechavanne and Ilse Hartmann-Tews -- Women and sport in Spain / Núria Puig and Susanna Sosler -- Women and sport in the Czech Republic / Ludmila Fialová -- Women and sport in Tanzania / Prisca Massao and Kari Fasting -- Women and sport in South Africa: shaped by history and shaping sporting history / Denise E.M. Jones -- Social issues in American women's sports / D. Margaret Costa -- Girls' and women's sport in Canada: from playground to podium / M. Ann Hall -- Brazilian women and girls in physical activities and sport / Ludmila Mourão and Sebastião Votre -- Women in Colombian sport: a review of absence and redemption / Rubiela Arboleda Gómez and Gloria Vallejo Rendón -- Women and sport in Iran: keeping goal in the hijab? / Gertrud Pfister -- Women's sport in the People's Republic of China: body, politics and the unfinished revolution / Fan Hong -- Gender relations in Japanese sports organisation and sport involvement / Machiko Kimura -- Women and sport in New Zealand / Shona M. Thompson -- Women's inclusion in sport: international and comparative findings / Ilse Hartmann-Tews and Gertrud Pfister.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Sports for women -- Cross-cultural studies.
Sports -- Social aspects -- Cross-cultural studies.
Sports -- Sex differences -- Cross-cultural studies.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Hartmann-Tews, Ilse, 1956-
Pfister, Gertrud, 1945-
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 041524627X
0415246288 (pbk.)

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