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Book review: Douglas Booth and Colin Tatz, one-eyed: a view of Australian sport

Hallinan, Christopher J (2000) Book review: Douglas Booth and Colin Tatz, one-eyed: a view of Australian sport. Sporting Traditions, 17 (1). pp. 114-124. ISSN 0813-2577

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Abstract

My forays into sport history in general and Sporting Traditions are in search of papers that are critical interrogatives to sit alongside similarly oriented sociology papers. As such, I have acquired several works by Booth and Tatz especially since my principal interest is with the politics of ‘race’ and racialised identities, and I have the highest regard for their work in this domain. I was specifically asked to comment on the strengths of the volume for history and sociology, but I will contain my response to sociology – or more specifically, sports sociology.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: literature review, Australian sports studies, Grossbergian approach, cultural studies, commercialisation, globalisation
Subjects: RFCD Classification > 320000 Medical and Health Sciences
FOR Classification > 1106 Human Movement and Sports Science
Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > Centre for Ageing, Rehabilitation, Exercise & Sport Science (CARES)
Depositing User: Ms Phung T Tran
Date Deposited: 30 Nov 2012 04:46
Last Modified: 19 Dec 2012 05:11
URI: http://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/1146
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