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England and the 1966 World Cup : a cultural history

Author: John Hughson
Publisher: Manchester : Manchester University Press, 2016.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats

England and the 1966 World Cup presents a cultural analysis of what is considered a key 'moment of modernity' in the nation's post-war history. Regarded as having an importance beyond its primary  Read more...


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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Print version :
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Hughson
ISBN: 9781526100184 1526100185
OCLC Number: 990186885
Awards: Short-listed for Shortlisted for the Lord Aberdare Literary Prize 2017 2017 (UK)
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations (black and white)
Contents: 1. This is England '66: an introduction 2. The Cup tradition and England 1966 3. When football first came home: the World Cup in England 4. Alf Ramsey and the importance of being earnest: masculinity, modernity and the 1966 World Cup squad 5. Wingless wondering: modernism and the Ramsey 'system' 6. 'Out of time': the World Cup and 1960s culture7. 'Tomorrow never knows': the mythology of England's World Cup victory8. 'An unforgettable day': memories of England's World Cup victory 9. That was the World Cup that wasBibliographyIndex -- .
Responsibility: John Hughson.


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