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Gaming the world : how sports are reshaping global politics and culture /

Main Author: Markovits, Andrei S.
Other Authors: Rensmann, Lars.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Princeton : Princeton University Press, 2010
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300 |a xi, 345 p. ;  |c 25 cm. 
504 |a Includes bibliographical references and index. 
505 0 |a Going global : sports, politics, and identities -- The emergence of global arenas : mapping the globalization of sports cultures between cosmopolitanism, nationalism, and localism -- The transatlantic transfer of sports and their cultures : institutionalization and diffusion -- A silent "feminization" of global sports cultures? women as soccer players in Europe and America -- A counter-cosmopolitan backlash? the politics of exclusion, racism, and violence in European and American sports cultures -- The limits of globalization : local identity and college sports' uniquely American symbiosis of academics and athletics. 
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