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Sport and national identity in contemporary England

Polley, Martin (2004) Sport and national identity in contemporary England In, Porter, Dilwyn and Smith, Adrian (eds.) Sport and National Identity in the Post-War World. London, UK, Routledge pp. 10-30.

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Includes studies of:
English football and British decline Englishness and sport Ethnicity and nationalism in Scotland Social change and national pride in Wales Irish international football and Irishness Sport and identity in South Africa Cricket and identity crisis in the Caribbean Baseball, exceptionalism and American Sport Popular mythology surrounding the sporting rivalry between New Zealand and Australia

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Published date: 2004
Keywords: sport, national identity, England, englishness, multiculturalism, ethnicity, globalisation


Local EPrints ID: 16238
ISBN: 0415283000
PURE UUID: 47098edc-46a0-449c-9163-af5038fa9a0d

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Date deposited: 06 Jul 2005
Last modified: 17 Jul 2017 16:43

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Author: Martin Polley
Editor: Dilwyn Porter
Editor: Adrian Smith

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