Berkshire Encyclopedia of World Sport

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David Levinson, Gertrud Pfister
Berkshire Publishing Group, 2013 - Extreme sports - 1460 pages
"The renowned Berkshire Encyclopedia of World Sport provides comprehensive coverage of the culture, history, and business of sports around the world. The third edition brings the study of sports into the 21st century and includes new coverage of women's sports and extreme sports ... The 2013 edition is designed for use in world history, regional history, international relations, global studies, and other social science and humanities courses. It includes over 300 updated articles with new coverage of management and marketing, sports medicine, doping scandals, sporting goods, extreme and fantasy sports, environmental sustainability, and technological innovations in sports."--Page 4 of cover.

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David Levinson is a cultural anthropologist specializing in global issues. His previous publications include the 10-volume Encyclopedia of World Cultures and The Tribal Living Book.

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