Giving the game away: football, politics, and culture on five continents
This volume provides a review of the social significance of one of the few common global mass cultural pursuits, Association Football. It traces the history, social context and national/nationalist role of football in the culture and mass media of countries across the globe, ranging from Europe, the USA and Canada to Asia and the Pacific. This book is part of a series - "Sports, Politics and Culture" - which provides contemporary and historical studies of sport in society.
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Giving the Game Away (edited by Stephen Wagg) also concerns itself with politics, culture, and soccer. I was particularly interested to read the chapter about the 1994 World Cup, held in the US. While ... Read full review
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Giving the Game Away: Football, Politics and Culture on Five Continents. London: Leicester University Press, 1995, pp. 24-51. ...
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