Palgrave Studies in the Olympic and Paralympic Games

Sporting Times

Authors: Woodward, K.

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Written against the backdrop of the 2012 London Olympics, this book examines the idea of 'time' in sport, using time as a conceptual lens to explore movement, bodies, sports reporting, memory, disability, technology and the role of the past and the future in sport.

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Kath Woodward is Professor of Sociology and Head of Department in the Sociology Department at the Open University, UK. Her interests bring together feminist theory, gender studies and sport. She is author of Boxing, Masculinity and Identity, Social Sciences: The Big Issues, Why Feminism Matters, Embodied Sporting Practices, and Sex, Power and the Games.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Sporting Times
Authors
Series Title
Palgrave Studies in the Olympic and Paralympic Games
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-27536-3
DOI
10.1057/9781137275363
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-27535-6
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-44612-4
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VIII, 104
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