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Sport, Militarism and the Great War
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Thierry Terret
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-09-13 - Publisher: Routledge

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The Great War has been largely ignored by historians of sport. However sport was an integral part of cultural conditioning into both physiological and psycholog
Militarism, Sport, Europe
Language: en
Pages: 327
Authors: J A Mangan
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-08-02 - Publisher: Routledge

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This collection explores the relationship between sport and war.
Sport, Literature, Society
Language: en
Pages: 188
Authors: Alexis TadiƩ
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-08 - Publisher: Routledge

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Sport studies and sports history have witnessed a recent substantial increase in publications. However, the relationship between literature and sport has been l
Sport, War and the British
Language: en
Pages: 182
Authors: Peter Donaldson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-03-10 - Publisher: Routledge

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Spanning the colonial campaigns of the Victorian age to the War on Terror after 9/11, this study explores the role sport was perceived to have played in the liv
Sport and the Military
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Tony Mason
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-11-04 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

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On battleships, behind the trenches of the Western Front and in the midst of the Desert War, British servicemen and women have played sport in the least promisi
Japanese Imperialism: Politics and Sport in East Asia
Language: en
Pages: 453
Authors: J.A. Mangan
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10-11 - Publisher: Springer

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This cutting edge collection presents a political reading of the power of modern sport in Asia. Providing an interdisciplinary study of political and cultural t
The Nordic World: Sport in Society
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Henrik Meinander
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-05 - Publisher: Routledge

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This volume is a significant contribution to the study of contemporary European culture. It explores the political, social and aesthetic impact of modern sport
Everyday Nationalism in Hungary
Language: en
Pages: 262
Authors: Alexander Maxwell
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-23 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

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This book examines Hungarian nationalism through everyday practices that will strike most readers as things that seem an unlikely venue for national politics. S
The Greater Game
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Clive Harris
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Pen and Sword

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Amongst the many thousands of lives tragically cut short in the First World War were hundreds of young men who had athletic and sporting promise. This book stud
Music and Victorian Liberalism
Language: en
Pages: 275
Authors: Sarah Collins
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-05-31 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

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The discourse of Victorian liberalism has long been explored by scholars of literature, with reference to politics, ethics and aesthetics. Yet little attention