Sporting Nationalisms by David Mayall
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Sporting Nationalisms
By David Mayall

Sporting Nationalisms

Identity, Ethnicity, Immigration, and Assimilation

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Sporting Nationalisms by David Mayall

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This volume examines the ways in which sport shapes the experiences of various immigrant and minority groups and, in particular, looks at the relationship between sport, ethnic identity and ethnic relations. The articles in this volume are concerned primarily with British, American and Australian sporting traditions and the themes covered include the consolidation of ethnic identity in host societies through participation immigrant sports and exclusive sporting organizations, assimilation into host' societies through participation in indigenous, national sports, and the construction by outsiders of separate ethnic identities according to sporting criteria.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780714644493
ISBN-10: 0714644498
Format: Paperback
(216mm x 138mm x 14mm)
Pages: 240
Imprint: Frank Cass Publishers
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 1-Oct-1998
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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