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Global Sport

Identities, Societies, Civilizations

by Joseph Maguire

  • 310 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Polity Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anthropology,
  • Cultural studies,
  • International relations,
  • Sports & Outdoor Recreation,
  • Sports,
  • Reference,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Sociology,
  • Popular Culture - General,
  • Political Science / International Relations,
  • SPORTS_SOCIAL ASPECTS,
  • Cross-cultural studies,
  • Nationalism and sports,
  • Sociological aspects

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7956020M
    ISBN 100745615325
    ISBN 109780745615325

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