Highland Games: The Making of the Myth

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Edinburgh University Press, 1991 - Sports & Recreation - 120 pages
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Contents

The Folk Origins of the Modern Highland Gatherings
15
Cultural Transformation and Emigration
43
The Sporting Landlords
62
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Professor Grant Jarvie is Deputy Principal and Chair of Sports Studies at the University of Stirling. He is past President of the British Society of Sports History and Honorary Professor with the Academy of Physical Education and Sport, Warsaw. Dr. Dong-Jhy Hwang is Associate Professor with The National College of Physical Education and Sports in Taiwan. Mel Brennan is a lecturer, Towson University (USA). Mel is the former Head of Special Projects for CONCACAF, a confederation of FIFA.

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