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Race, Ethnicity and Football
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Daniel Burdsey
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-01-25 - Publisher: Routledge

As the first edited collection dedicated specifically to race, ethnicity and British football, this book brings together a range of academics, comprising both established commentators and up-and-coming voices. Combining theoretical and empirical contributions, the volume addresses a wide variety of topics such as the experiences of Muslims, the recruitment of
'Race', Ethnicity and Racism in Sports Coaching
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Steven Bradbury, Jim Lusted, Jacco van Sterkenburg
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-05-31 - Publisher: Routledge

In recent years there has been a steady increase in the racial and ethnic diversity of the playing workforce in many sports around the world. However, there has been a minimal throughput of racial and ethnic minorities into coaching and leadership positions. This book brings together leading researchers from around
Ethnicity and Race in Association Football
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: David Hassan
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-05 - Publisher: Routledge

The relationship between association football, race and ethnicity has received increasing levels of attention from academics and commentators throughout the world over recent years. As their national professional leagues reflect the multicultural nature of most global developed societies so the focus of sports scholars and others have been drawn to
Routledge Handbook of Sport, Race and Ethnicity
Language: en
Pages: 278
Authors: John Nauright, David K Wiggins
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-13 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Few issues have engaged sports scholars more than those of race and ethnicity. Today, globalization and migration mean all major sports leagues include players from around the globe, bringing into play a complex mix of racial, ethnic, cultural, political and geographical factors. These complexities have been examined from many angles
Sport: Race, Ethnicity and Identity
Language: en
Pages: 118
Authors: Daryl Adair
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-09-13 - Publisher: Routledge

Sport has long been a paradoxical environment with respect to issues of 'race', ethnicity, and identity. For much of the twentieth century, sports around the world were enclaves of difference. Whites and non-whites, for example, were separated on the sports field as they were in many ways off the field.