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Product Description: There is a widespread interest in wellbeing, the healthy body and public health. However, there are also many simplistic and uncritical interpretations of what wellbeing or a healthy body should ‘look like’. By focusing upon wellbeing through examples taken from fitness-related activities, which are often considered unproblematic routes to achieving wellbeing and greater public health, this book explores contemporary understandings of the body and the conflicting ways in which it is considered, in different contexts, times and spaces, either as the possession of the individual or that of society (or both)...read more

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9781138959507 | Routledge, October 7, 2017, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: There is a widespread interest in wellbeing, the healthy body and public health.

Paperback:

9781138959514 | Routledge, October 7, 2017, cover price $47.95 | About this edition: There is a widespread interest in wellbeing, the healthy body and public health.

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Product Description: Despite a growing interest in the sociology of the body, there has to date been a lack of scholarly work addressing the embodied aspects which form a central part of our understanding and experience of sport and movement cultures...read more
By Ian Wellard (editor)

Hardcover:

9781138793446 | Routledge, September 10, 2015, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: Despite a growing interest in the sociology of the body, there has to date been a lack of scholarly work addressing the embodied aspects which form a central part of our understanding and experience of sport and movement cultures.

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Product Description: Sport, Fun and Enjoyment explores the pleasurable aspects of sport within the context of everyday recreational and competitive physical activities. While much recent work has focused on the relationships between physical activity, health and wellbeing, much less attention has been paid to pleasure and fun, key aspects of our engagement with sport but not so easy to measure in terms of specific outcomes...read more

Hardcover:

9780415640978 | Routledge, October 23, 2013, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: Sport, Fun and Enjoyment explores the pleasurable aspects of sport within the context of everyday recreational and competitive physical activities.

Paperback:

9781138860407 | Routledge, May 21, 2015, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Sport, Fun and Enjoyment explores the pleasurable aspects of sport within the context of everyday recreational and competitive physical activities.

Product Description: The body, physicality, display and the ‘sporting gaze’ are at the centre of the experience of sport for both athlete and spectator. Despite this, and despite our evolved understanding of the significance of gender and sexualities within sport, very little attention has previously been paid to the concept of the erotic in sport...read more

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9780415559225 | 1 edition (Routledge, December 15, 2012), cover price $145.00 | About this edition: The body, physicality, display and the ‘sporting gaze’ are at the centre of the experience of sport for both athlete and spectator.

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Product Description: This groundbreaking work explores masculinity and the body within sports. Sports continue to retain expectations for presentations of specific forms of masculinity. The body is central to these presentations. These everyday bodily performances are rehearsed and performed either successfully or unsuccessfully - and the consequences of these actions play a significant part in the ability of the individual to continue to take part...read more

Hardcover:

9780415994088 | 1 edition (Routledge, May 6, 2009), cover price $140.00 | About this edition: This groundbreaking work explores masculinity and the body within sports.

Paperback:

9780415536578 | Reissue edition (Routledge, February 21, 2012), cover price $43.95 | About this edition: This groundbreaking work explores masculinity and the body within sports.

Miscellaneous:

9780203874400 | Routledge, June 17, 2009, cover price $115.00

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Product Description: Much writing on gender and sport is focused upon the negative impact of girls’ exclusion from the arena, suggesting by inference that current practice in sport and physical education offers an uncomplicatedly positive sport experience for boys, and that gender, in and of itself, offers a simple starting point for research into young people’s experience of sport...read more

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9780415410922 | Routledge, December 17, 2007, cover price $205.00 | About this edition: Much writing on gender and sport is focused upon the negative impact of girls’ exclusion from the arena, suggesting by inference that current practice in sport and physical education offers an uncomplicatedly positive sport experience for boys, and that gender, in and of itself, offers a simple starting point for research into young people’s experience of sport.

Paperback:

9780415410939 | Routledge, January 10, 2008, cover price $61.95 | About this edition: Much writing on gender and sport is focused upon the negative impact of girls’ exclusion from the arena, suggesting by inference that current practice in sport and physical education offers an uncomplicatedly positive sport experience for boys, and that gender, in and of itself, offers a simple starting point for research into young people’s experience of sport.

Miscellaneous:

9780203933619 | Routledge, October 16, 2007, cover price $49.95

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