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Football and the boundaries of history : critical studies in soccer

Author: Brenda Elsey; Stanislao G Pugliese; Hofstra University.
Publisher: New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, [2017] ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brenda Elsey; Stanislao G Pugliese; Hofstra University.
ISBN: 9781349950058 134995005X
OCLC Number: 950953207
Notes: "Published under the auspices of Hofstra University."
"This collection of 17 essays grew out of an unprecedented three-day international conference, "Soccer as the Beautiful Game: Football's Artistry, Identity and Politics," which took place in April 2014 at Hofstra University in anticipation of the World Cup"--Page v.
Description: xx, 384 pages : illustrations (some color), color map ; 22 cm
Contents: .Preface The Ball is Round Stanislao G. Pugliese.-.Introduction Marking the Field Brenda Elsey.-.Art Criticism.-.Chapter 1 Drawing the Foul: Diving and Visuality in Contemporary English Football Luke Healey.-.Chapter 2 From Galactico to Head Butt: Globalization, Immigration and the Politics of Identity in Artistic Representations of Zidane Daniel Haxall .-.Collective Psychology and Group Identity.-.Chapter 3 Soccer in the Shadow of Death: Propaganda and Survival in the Nazi Ghetto-Camp of Terezin Kevin E. Simpson.-.Chapter 4 In the Shadow of the State: The National Team and the Politics of National Identity in Spain Jim O'Brien.-.Political Science and International Relations.-.Chapter 5 Beyond the Unfulfilled Promise of Soviet International Football, 1945-1991 Mauricio Borrero.-.Chapter 6 Post-Colonial Outcomes: FIFA, Overseas Territory, and National Identity Steve Menary.-.Chapter 7 The Hermit Kingdom vs. the World: North Korea in the 2010 World Cup Aaron D. Horton.-.Race and Ethnic Studies.-.Chapter 8 Fausto dos Santos: The Wonders and Challenges of Blackness in Brazil's "Mulatto Football" Roger Kittleson.-.Chapter 9 Who Counts As a Real American? Dual Citizenship, Hybridity, and the U.S. Men's National Team Jon D. Bohland.-.Sexuality and Gender.-.Chapter 10 Social Climbing, Cultural Experimentation and Trailblazing the Metrosexual: Franz Beckenbauer in the 1960s and 1970s Kay Schiller.-.Chapter 11 Standing on Honeyball's Shoulders: A History of Independent Women's Football Clubs in England Jean Williams.-.The State and Civil Society.-.Chapter 12 Politics, Power and Soccer in Postwar Italy: The Case of Naples Rosario Forlenza.-.Chapter 13 The Politics of Football in Post-Colonial Sierra Leone Tamba E. M'bayo.-.Chapter 14 The Competitive Party: The Formation and Crisis of Organized Fan Groups in Brazil, 1950-1980 Bernardo Buarque de Hollanda.-.Philosophy and Critical Theory.-.Chapter 15 "Another World (Cup) is Possible!" Twenty Theses about Modern Football Tim Walters.-.Chapter 16 On Virtue, Irony and Glory: The Pitch and the People Jason Burke Murphy.
Responsibility: Brenda Elsey, Stanislao G. Pugliese, editors..


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