‘The Archive of the Feet’: field walking in sports history
Polley, Martin (2009) ‘The Archive of the Feet’: field walking in sports history. Journal of Sport History, 37, (1), 139-154.
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This article makes a case for sports historians to use fieldwalking as a methodology, and suggests a variety of influences - from heritage, local history, military history, and the flâneur tradition - that can be drawn on to make connections between sport and landscape. It uses a case study of the route of the 1908 Olympic Marathon.
|Keywords:||sport, history, methodology, marathon, fieldwalking, landscape|
|Subjects:||G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GV Recreation Leisure
C Auxiliary Sciences of History > CD Diplomatics. Archives. Seals > CD921 Archives
D History General and Old World > DA Great Britain
|Divisions :||University Structure - Pre August 2011 > School of Education > Leadership, School Improvement and Effectiveness
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|Date Deposited:||04 Dec 2009|
|Last Modified:||31 Mar 2016 12:58|
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