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Barbaric sport : a global plague /

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Perelman, Marc.
Format: Book
Language:English
French
Published: London ; New York : Verso, 2012.
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240 1 0 |a Sport barbare.  |l English 
245 1 0 |a Barbaric sport :  |b a global plague /  |c Marc Perelman ; translated by John Howe. 
260 |a London ;  |a New York :  |b Verso,  |c 2012. 
300 |a x, 134 p. ;  |c 20 cm. 
504 |a Includes bibliographical references (p. [133]-134). 
505 0 |a The real nature of the Olympic Games: Berlin 1936, Moscow 1980, the football World Cup, Argentina 1978 -- Beijing 2008: the games of shame -- The Olympic charter -- Competitive sport: globalized sports-spectacle and national fetish -- Sport: as old as the world? -- Origin and development of the theses on the critique of sport -- The stadium: consolidation of the masses -- Sport, culture and youth -- The sporting champion: addiction and drugs -- The globalization of sport through doping -- The globalization of sport and the sporting mode of production -- The show stadium -- The power of images -- A standardized aesthetic -- Sexuality, homosexuality and sport -- The religion of sport -- The critique of sport as it was -- The arrival of sport as an academic discipline -- The future of the critique of sport. 
546 |a Translated from French. 
590 |a September12soc 
650 0 |a Sports and state. 
650 0 |a Sports  |x Sociological aspects. 
650 0 |a Sports  |x Corrupt practices. 
650 0 |a Sports and globalization. 
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852 0 |b MAIN  |h GV706.35  |i .P47513 2012