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Review: How Soccer Explains the World: An Unlikely Theory of Globalization

User Review  - Jonathan - Goodreads

A very interesting read. I liked it. The author takes us on a journey around the globe looking at soccer and how it interacts or relates to certain regions, peoples, nations, and events. Mr. Foer ... Read full review

Review: How Soccer Explains the World: An Unlikely Theory of Globalization

User Review  - Jonathan - Goodreads

A very interesting read. I liked it. The author takes us on a journey around the globe looking at soccer and how it interacts or relates to certain regions, peoples, nations, and events. Mr. Foer ... Read full review

Review: How Soccer Explains the World: An Unlikely Theory of Globalization

User Review  - Zoe - Goodreads

This is very interesting reading. Foer looks at the role that soccer clubs play in political and social conflict, including the role of Red Star of Belgrade´s fans in the 1990s war in the Balkans. It also offers insight into the Catholic/Protestant conflict in Glasgow and Northern Ireland. Read full review

Review: How Soccer Explains the World: An Unlikely Theory of Globalization

User Review  - Ben - Goodreads

Very interesting, but very heady sociological read. There's a lot of good insight into the behind-the-scenes of the soccer world. Ever wanted to know why hooliganism exists? Or how Franco's regime ... Read full review

Review: How Soccer Explains the World: An Unlikely Theory of Globalization

User Review  - Ben - Goodreads

Very interesting, but very heady sociological read. There's a lot of good insight into the behind-the-scenes of the soccer world. Ever wanted to know why hooliganism exists? Or how Franco's regime ... Read full review

Review: How Soccer Explains the World: An Unlikely Theory of Globalization

User Review  - Rebecca - Goodreads

The only thing that bothered me about this book is that it really isn't about how soccer explains the world; rather it describes the geopolitical intricacies of soccer clubs and fans around the world ... Read full review

Review: How Soccer Explains the World: An Unlikely Theory of Globalization

User Review  - Ezekial - Goodreads

great book Read full review

Review: How Soccer Explains the World: An Unlikely Theory of Globalization

User Review  - Kyle - Goodreads

Very fun read. Get in the game. Read full review

Review: How Soccer Explains the World: An Unlikely Theory of Globalization

User Review  - Matt - Goodreads

Pretty interesting take on soccer throughout the world and combining that with the theme of globalization. It was frightening to learn of the involvement of different team's fan clubs in major ... Read full review

Review: How Soccer Explains the World: An Unlikely Theory of Globalization

User Review  - Wave - Goodreads

The look at globalization and cultural discinctions around the world through such a specific vein is fascinating. You don't have to be a soccer fan to enjoy this book, but it helps. Read full review


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