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Author Roberts, Will

Title Critical Issues in Football A Sociological Analysis of the Beautiful Game
Published Milton : Taylor & Francis Group, 2023


Description 1 online resource (219 p.)
Series Critical Research in Football Ser
Critical Research in Football Ser
Contents Cover -- Half Title -- Series Page -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Table of Contents -- Preface -- Acknowledgements -- List of contributors -- Introduction: Examining Critical Issues in Football Through Sociological Theory -- PART I: Established Social Theories and Football -- 1 Tottenham Hotspur, Fan Identity and Figurational Sociology: 'Yid Army' -- 2 How an Ethos of Amateurism Can Support the Integration of an Ecological Approach to Learning and Development in Football Academies: Too Much Too Early? -- 3 The McDonaldisation of Football's Formal Coach Education?: Creating the McCoach
PART II: Emerging Social Theories and Football -- 4 Desire, Drive and the Melancholy of English Football: 'It's (not) Coming Home' -- 5 An Alternative Lens for Grassroots Sport: De-schooling Football -- 6 Negotiating Identity Conflict Through Football: Experiences of People Living with Type 1 Diabetes -- 7 Professional Knowledge Development in Performance Pathways: A Futsal Case Study Through the Lens of Practice Architectures -- PART III: Social Theories of Gender and Sexuality in Football
8 Experiences of Female Football Referees: Using the Lack of Fit Model to Explore Gender Stereotypes in Football in England -- 9 Critical Feminism and Football Pundits: Calm Down... It's Just a Woman Talking Football -- 10 Towards the Application of Feminist-Informed Pedagogical Principles into Coaching Practice: Personal Narratives and Implications for Football Coaches -- 11 English (Men's) Football, Masculinity and Homophobia: From Hegemonic to Inclusive Masculinity -- PART IV: Social Theories of 'Race' and Ethnicity in Football
12 The Racialised Construction of Black Professional Footballers in Engl(ish) Football: Love the Game, Hate the Player -- 13 Black Professional Football Players, Social Capital and Social Change: A Case Study of Marcus Rashford's Child Poverty Campaign -- 14 'Pogba x Stormzy' and the Politics of Race and Representation: An Introduction to Stuart Hall and British Cultural Studies -- Index
Notes Description based upon print version of record
Form Electronic book
Author Whigham, Stuart
Culvin, Alex
Parnell, Daniel
ISBN 9781000835755