Case studies in sport communication

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Praeger, 2003 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 209 pages
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Brown and O'Rourke have compiled a collection of ten qualitative studies analyzing the narratives that surround the physical and ritualistic activities of sport. Among the topics examined to explore the storied relationship of sport and communication are baseball, the WNBA, and soccer "hooliganism."

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ROBERT S. BROWN is Director of the Sport Communication Program and Assistant Professor of Communication at Ashland University.DANIEL J. O'ROURKE is Assistant Professor Public Communiction at Ashland University.

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