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Football Culture : Local Conflicts, Global Visions - Gerry Finn

Football Culture

Local Conflicts, Global Visions

By: Gerry Finn (Editor), Richard Giulianotti (Editor)

Hardcover Published: 29th April 2000
ISBN: 9780714650418
Number Of Pages: 306

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These essays provide a critical investigation of football cultures, examining local and national impacts of the game's new millennial order over five continents.

Series Editor's Forewordp. vii
Prologue: Local Contests and Global Visions - Sporting Difference and International Changep. 1
A Tale of Two Tribes: Expressive Fandom in Australian Soccer's A-Leaguep. 10
Contextualizing Suburban Soccer: Consumer Culture, Lifestyle Differentiation and Suburban Americap. 31
Scottish Myopia and Global Prejudicesp. 54
Football in Cameroon: A Vehicle for the Expansion and Contraction of Identityp. 100
Football and Fatherland: The Crisis of National Representation in Argentinian Soccerp. 118
Built by the Two Varelas: The Rise and Fall of Football Culture and National Identity in Uruguayp. 134
The Production of a Media Epic: Germany v. Italy Football Matchesp. 155
Fanatical Football Chants: Creating and Controlling the Carnivalp. 173
Soccer in Japan: Is Wa All You Need?p. 212
French Football after the 1998 World Cup: The State and the Modernity of Footballp. 230
Epilogue: Old Visions, Old Issues - New Horizons, New Openings? Change, Continuity and other Contradictions in World Footballp. 256
Select Bibliographyp. 283
Notes on Contributorsp. 291
Abstractsp. 294
Indexp. 301
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ISBN: 9780714650418
ISBN-10: 0714650412
Series: Cass Series: Sport in the Global Society
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 306
Published: 29th April 2000
Publisher: F CASS PUBN
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 22.86 x 16.51  x 3.81
Weight (kg): 0.66
Edition Number: 1

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