Sporting Cultures: Hispanic Perspectives on Sport, Text and the Body
WOOD, David; JOHNSON, P. Louise (eds.)
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.
Date Published: 2008
Place Published: London
Condition: Near fine
Dust Jacket: No
Jacket Condition: n/a
Details: xx, 183 p. 26 cm. 5 b&w illustrations. Black cloth with silver print. Small tears in spine tail.