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Sport and foreign policy in a globalizing world

Author: Steven J Jackson; Steven Haigh
Publisher: London : Routledge, 2009.
Series: Sport in the global society.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Globalization is effecting a close convergence of sport and foreign policy. In order to respond to novel social, political, cultural and economic pressures, states are increasingly turning to sport as a foreign policy instrument; and they cannot ignore the corresponding influence that global sport has on their core interests. This book is devoted to exploring this relationship in detail. Although any examination of  Read more...
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Sport and foreign policy in a globalizing world.
London ; New York : Routledge, 2009
(OCoLC)653411089
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steven J Jackson; Steven Haigh
ISBN: 9780415447430 0415447437 0415761964 9780415761963
OCLC Number: 183915999
Notes: Steven J. Jackson is a New Zealand editor.
Description: xiv, 161 pages ; 26 cm.
Contents: Between and beyond politics : sport & foreign policy in a globalizing world / Steven J. Jackson and Stephen Haigh --
Sport serving development and peace : Achieving the goals of the United Nations through sport / Ingrid Beutler --
A new social movement : Sport for development and peace / Bruce Kidd --
Sport and human rights / Peter Donnelly --
The voice of sport : Expressing a foreign policy through a silent cultural activity : The case of sport in the French foreign policy after the Second World War / Jacques Defrance and Jean-Marc Chemot --
Football diplomacy, postcolonialism and Japan's quest for normal state status / Wolfram Manzenreiter --
Terrorism, sport and public policy in the risk society / Kristine Toohey --
'Real politic' or 'Ethically based' sport : sport, globalization, migration and nation-state policies / Joseph Maguire --
Playing foreign policy games : states, drugs and other Olympian vices / David Gerrard --
Dreaming big : The pursuit of 'second order' games as a strategic response to globalization / David Black --
Scripting the nation : Sport, mega-events, foreign policy and state-building in a post-apartheid South Africa / Scarlett Cornelissen --
Sport as opiate of international relations : The myth and illusion of sport as tool of foreign diplomacy / Robert Redeker.
Series Title: Sport in the global society.
Responsibility: edited by Steven J. Jackson and Steven Haigh.
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'Overall there is much substantive content in Sport and Foreign Policy in a Globalized World that will appeal to the serious sport scholar.' International Review of Sport Sociology

 
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