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Power Play

Sport, the Media and Popular Culture

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Power Play: Sport, the Media and Popular Culture by Raymond Boyle
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An attractive and engaging book on the link between three key obsessions of the 20th century - sport, media and popular culture. *Looks at a popular area of interest. *Contains particularly strong material on issues of sport and identity. *Authors have a reputation in this area. *Bang up to date. *Attractive design incorporating photographs.

Table of Contents

*Sport, media and popular culture: Question of theory *All our yesterdays: A history of media sport *A sporting triangle: Television, sport and membership *Power games: Why sport matters in television *Who wants to be a millionaire? Media, sport and stardom *The race game: Sport, race and ethnicity *For men who play to win: Sport and gender *Games across frontiers: Mediated sport and national identity *Sports pages: Journalism and literature *Consuming sport: Fans, fandom and the audience *Conclusion: The state of play, sport in the new media age
Release date Australia
November 22nd, 1999
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Illustrations
illustrations facsimiles, port.
Imprint
Longman
Pages
256
Dimensions
156x234x13
ISBN-13
9780582369399
Product ID
1794130

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