skip to content
American sports : an anthropological approach Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

American sports : an anthropological approach

Author: Alan Klein
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2008.
Series: Sport in the global society.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

A collection of essays, which consider American sports in their social, economic, cultural and political aspects, charting their evolution. It considers the relationship between the developed and  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Klein
ISBN: 9780415448307 0415448301
OCLC Number: 191752882
Description: xiv, 260 pages ; 26 cm.
Contents: Introduction Part 1: Nationalism, Transnationalism, and Globalization 1. Culture, Politics, and Baseball in the Dominican Republic 2. Forging a National Industry: Baseball in the Dominican Republic 3. Borderline Treason: Nationalisms and Baseball on the Texas-Mexican Border 4. When Will There Be a Real World Series? 5. Progressive Ethnocentrism: Culture Issues in Regulating Transnational Sports Leagues Part 2: Culture, Bodies, and Masculinity 6. Comic Book Masculinity and Cultural Fictions 7. Massing Muscle on the Popular Front: The Rise to Respectability of Bodybuilding 8. Culture and Masculinity on the Tecos 9. Anti-Semitism versus Anti-Somatism: Seeking the Elusive Sporting Jew 10. Conclusion: Traversing Disciplinary Boundaries in a Global Sport World
Series Title: Sport in the global society.
Responsibility: edited by Alan Klein.
More information:

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

All user tags (1)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

  • 1  (by 1 person)
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/191752882> # American sports : an anthropological approach
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "191752882" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1130525> ; # Sports--Social aspects
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/796.0973/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1130450> ; # Sports--Economic aspects
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/119733602#Topic/sports_political_aspects> ; # Sports--Political aspects
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1130493> ; # Sports--Political aspects
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85126892> ; # Sports--Economic aspects
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/119733602#Topic/sports_social_aspects> ; # Sports--Social aspects
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/119733602#Topic/sports_economic_aspects> ; # Sports--Economic aspects
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/290981796> ; # Alan Klein
    schema:datePublished "2008" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/119733602> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/119733602#Series/sport_in_the_global_society> ; # Sport in the global society.
    schema:name "American sports : an anthropological approach"@en ;
    schema:productID "191752882" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/191752882#PublicationEvent/london_new_york_routledge_2008> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/119733602#Agent/routledge> ; # Routledge
    schema:url <http://swbplus.bsz-bw.de/bsz27786867xinh.htm> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780415448307> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA813175> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/191752882> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/119733602#Series/sport_in_the_global_society> # Sport in the global society.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/191752882> ; # American sports : an anthropological approach
    schema:name "Sport in the global society." ;
    schema:name "Sport in the global society" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/119733602#Topic/sports_economic_aspects> # Sports--Economic aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sports--Economic aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85126892> # Sports--Economic aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sports--Economic aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1130450> # Sports--Economic aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sports--Economic aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1130493> # Sports--Political aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sports--Political aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1130525> # Sports--Social aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sports--Social aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/290981796> # Alan Klein
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Klein" ;
    schema:givenName "Alan" ;
    schema:name "Alan Klein" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780415448307>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0415448301" ;
    schema:isbn "9780415448307" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.