Introduction


Porter, Dilwyn and Smith, Adrian (2004) Introduction. In, Porter, Dilwyn and Smith, Adrian (eds.) Sport and National Identity in the Post-war World. London, UK, Routledge, 1-9.

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Introduction 1. Sport and national identity in contemporary England 2. 'Your boys took one hell of a beating!' English football and British decline, c.1950-80 3. 'Every day I wake up and I thank the Lord I'm Welsh': sport and national identity in post-war Wales 4. 'Cry for Us, Argentina': sport and national identity in late twentieth-century Scotland 5. Who are the boys in Green? Irish identity and soccer in the Republic of Ireland 6. 'One Nation, One Soul, One Dream, One Goal?' Sport and national identity in South Africa 7. Cricket and a crisis of identity in the Anglophone Caribbean 8. Baseball and American exceptionalism 9. Black against gold: New Zealand-Australia sporting rivalry in the modern era

Item Type: Book Section
ISBNs: 0415283000 (hardback)
0415283019 (paperback)
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Subjects: D History General and Old World > D History (General) > D839 Post-war History, 1945 on
Divisions: University Structure - Pre August 2011 > School of Humanities > History
ePrint ID: 38359
Date Deposited: 08 Jun 2006
Last Modified: 27 Mar 2014 18:24
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/38359

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