Global Culture and Sport Series

Global Sport-for-Development

Critical Perspectives

Editors: Schulenkorf, N., Adair, D. (Eds.)

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About this book

This book provides a critical approach to sport-for-development, acknowledging the potential of this growing field but emphasising challenges, problems and limitations – particularly if programs are not adequately planned, delivered or monitored.

About the authors

Richard Giulianotti, Loughborough University, UK Gary Armstrong, Brunel University, UK Simon C. Darnell, Durham University, UK Lyndsay Hayhurst , University of Ottawa, Canada Fred Coalter, Leeds Metropolitan University, UK John Sugden, University of Brighton, UK James Wallis, University of Brighton, UK John Lambert, University of Brighton, UK Oscar Mwaanga, Southampton Solent University, UK Kabanda Mwansa EduSport Foundation, Zambia Ruth Jeanes , Monash University, Australia Jonathan Magee, University of Central Lancashire, UK Justin Richards, University of Oxford, UK Charlie Foster, University of Oxford, UK Zachary Kaufman, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK Brooke Page Rosenbauer, Sport-for-Development, US Gabriela Moore, University of Virginia, US Nanko G van Buuren, Brazilian Institute for Innovations in Social Health, Brazil Elizabeth Kath, RMIT University, Australia Katja Siefken, AUT University, New Zealand Grant Schofield, AUT University, New Zealand

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  • Sport-for-Development: The Emergence and Growth of a New Genre

    Schulenkorf, Nico (et al.)

    Pages 3-11

  • The Sport for Development and Peace Sector: A Critical Sociological Analysis

    Giulianotti, Richard (et al.)

    Pages 15-32

  • De-Colonising the Politics and Practice of Sport-for-Development: Critical Insights from Post-Colonial Feminist Theory and Methods

    Darnell, Simon C. (et al.)

    Pages 33-61

  • Sport-for-Development: Pessimism of the Intellect, Optimism of the Will

    Coalter, Fred

    Pages 62-78

  • The Ripple Effect: Critical Pragmatism, Conflict Resolution and Peace Building through Sport in Deeply Divided Societies

    Sugden, John

    Pages 79-96

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Global Sport-for-Development
Book Subtitle
Critical Perspectives
Editors
  • N. Schulenkorf
  • D. Adair
Series Title
Global Culture and Sport Series
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-28963-6
DOI
10.1057/9781137289636
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-28962-9
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-45021-3
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVI, 256
Topics