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Sport in Asia and Africa : a comparative handbook

Author: Eric A Wagner
Publisher: New York : Greenwood Press, 1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book presents a historical overview of the development of sport in Asia and Africa, examining indigenous traditional sports, the development of modern sports, and the contemporary place of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Cross-cultural studies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Sport in Asia and Africa.
New York : Greenwood Press, 1989
(OCoLC)647120066
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eric A Wagner
ISBN: 0313257671 9780313257674
OCLC Number: 19624214
Description: xii, 296 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Preface Introduction An Overview of Sport in Asia and Africa The International and National Expansion of Sports Sport in Asia Sport in Yemen Arab Republic Sport in Japan Sport in South Korea: Ssirum, the YMCA, and the Olympic Games Sport in the People's Republic of China Sport in Thailand Physical Education and Sport in the Philippines Sport in Malaysia Sport in Africa Sport in Egypt: Cultural Reflection and Contradiction of a Society Sport in Botswana Sport in Zaire Sport in Nigeria Sport in Kenya Index
Responsibility: edited by Eric A. Wagner.

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