Sporting Cultures: Hispanic Perspectives on Sport, Text and the Body

Sporting Cultures: Hispanic Perspectives on Sport, Text and the Body

WOOD, David; JOHNSON, P. Louise (eds.)

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Topics by various authors include: the role of sport in post-revolutionary Mexico; Latin America and the Olympic idea of progress; Oscar De La Hoya; football, nationhood and masculinity in Costa Rica; the place of women in Argentinian football; Cuba, baseball and poetry in the late 19th century; role of football in Peruvian literature; Spanish identities in the European press; etc. Index.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Routledge
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 2008
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: 9780415457620

Details

  • Condition: Near fine
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
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  • Details:
    xx, 183 p. 26 cm. 5 b&w illustrations. Black cloth with silver print. Small tears in spine tail.