Latest publications:
Taking the Next Step: Social Capital and Athlete Development

This book casts light on resources that relationships with others bring about and have the capacity to affect the ability of players to develop into successful, elite athletes.

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$US10.00

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$US30.00
Fighting: Intellectualising Combat Sports

The chapter contributors highlight the remarkable work by coaches and practitioners of various martial arts and the benefits of martial arts to children and positive health of individuals in society.

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$US10.00

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$US30.00
From Stoke Mandeville to Sochi: A History of the Summer and Winter Paralympic Games

This book is a resource for anyone with an interest in the summer and winter Paralympic Games and their history.

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$US10.00

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$US35.00
Understanding Racial Portrayals in the Sports Media: Why is Michael Vick So Fast and Peyton Manning So Smart

This book studies the racial dichotomy presented on ESPN's Sportscenter where black athletes are presented as having unearned physical qualities while white athletes are given earned cognitive attributes.

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The Tour de France, 1903-1998: A Window on Twentieth-Century French Cultural History

This cultural history of the Tour de France provides new insights into the transformation of French culture over the course of the 20th century.

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$US10.00

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$US30.00
Jockocracy: Queering Masculinity and Sport

Jockocracy provides insights into the queering of male homosocial sporting environments and the relationship to masculinity and the body in sporting contexts.

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$US10.00

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$US30.00
Disability Sport: A Vehicle for Social Change?

This book attempts to provide a varied and interesting perspective on the field of disability sport for people from around the world.

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$US10.00

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$US30.00
Sport, Peace and Development

Highlighted are the remarkable, but often unacknowledged, efforts which are being undertaken across the world to support people after natural disaster,wars,extreme poverty, and illness have ravaged their lives.

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$US40.00

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$US10.00
Heroes or Zeros? The Media’s Perceptions of Paralympic Sport

Heroes or Zeros?—The Media’s Perceptions of Paralympic Sport is a compilation of much of the latest research on the relationship between various types of media, disability and the Paralympic Movement.

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$US30.00

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$US10.00
Hockey as a Religion: The Montreal Canadiens

Based on the Montreal Canadiens, Olivier Bauer explains how sport becomes a religion, but he also critics the religion that sport offers.

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$US30.00

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$US10.00