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Title Sporting nationalisms : identity, ethnicity, immigration, and assimilation / edited by Mike Cronin and David Mayall.

Imprint London ; Portland, OR : F. Cass, 1998.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  306.483 Sp672    ---  Available
Description xiii, 226 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series Cass series--sport in the global society, 1368-9789 ; 6
Note Special issue of Immigrants & minorities, vol. 173, no. 1, March 1998.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [209]-218) and index.
Contents Sports and ethnicity : some introductory remarks / Mike Cronin and David Mayall -- Conformity, diversity and difference in antipodean physical culture : the indelible influence of immigration, ethnicity and race during the formative years of organized sport in Australia, c.1788-1918 / Daryl Adair -- Croatia : community, conflict and culture : the role of soccer clubs in migrant identity / Roy Hay -- Basketball as cultural capital : the original Celtics in early twentieth-century New York City / Murry R. Nelson -- Race, nation and authenticity of identity : interrograting the 'everywhere' man (Michael Jordan) and the 'nowhere' man (Ben Johnson) / Steven J. Jackson, David L. Andrews and Cheryl Cole -- Global sports and patriot games : Rugby Union and national identity in a united sporting kingdom since 1945 / Joseph Maguire and Jason Tuck -- Sport and the contestation of cultural and ethnic identities in Scottish society / Joseph M. Bradley -- Racial minorities in a marginalized sport : race, discrimination and integration in British Rugby League football / Tony Collins -- 'When the World Soccer Cup is played on roller skates' : the attempt to make Gaelic Games international : the Meath-Australia matches of 1967-68 / Mike Cronin -- Braveheart betrayed? : cultural cloning for colonial careers / J. A. Mangan.
Subject Nationalism and sports.
Sports -- Sociological aspects.
Added Author Cronin, Mike.
Mayall, David.
Added Title Immigrants & minorities. Vol. 17, no. 1 (Special issue)
ISBN 0714648965 (alk. paper)
0714644498 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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