Global Culture and Sport Series

The Global Gym

Gender, Health and Pedagogies

Authors: Andreasson, J., Johansson, T.

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By participating in the everyday life of fitness professionals, gym-goers and bodybuilders, The Global Gym explores fitness centres as sites of learning. The authors consider how physical, psychological and cultural knowledge about health and the body is incorporated into people's identity in a local and global gym and fitness context.

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Jesper Andreasson is a Senior Lecturer in Sport Science at Linnaeus University, Sweden.
 
Thomas Johansson is Professor of Education at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden. His publications include The Transformation of Sexuality (2007) and Young Migrants (2012) co-authored with K. Fangen and N. Hammarén.

Table of contents (8 chapters)

Table of contents (8 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Global Gym
Book Subtitle
Gender, Health and Pedagogies
Authors
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
978-1-137-34662-9
DOI
10.1057/9781137346629
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-34661-2
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-46704-4
Series ISSN
2662-3404
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VII, 198
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