This study examines the role of modern sports in constructing national identities and the way leaders have exploited sports to achieve domestic and foreign policy goals. It focuses on the development of national sporting cultures in Great Britain and the United States, how the rest of Europe and the world adopted or rejected their games, and the impact of sports on politics.
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|Size: ||12.3 MB|
|Publisher: ||Lexington Books|
|Date published: || 2015|
|ISBN: ||2370007476282 (DRM-EPUB)|
|Read Aloud: ||not allowed|