Sport Media Culture

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Sport  Media  Culture

An examination of the central features of the sport-media phenomenon, focusing on Europe and the USA. The book analyses such issues as new media technology, gender, women in American basketball advertising, and cult football radio in Scotland.

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Sport, Media, Culture
Language: en
Pages: 263
Authors: Alina Bernstein, Neil Blain
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Routledge

An examination of the central features of the sport-media phenomenon, focusing on Europe and the USA. The book analyses such issues as new media technology, gender, women in American basketball advertising, and cult football radio in Scotland.
Sport, Media, Culture
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: ALINA BERNSTEIN, Neil Blain
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-12-06 - Publisher: Routledge

An examination of the central features of the sport-media phenomenon, focusing on Europe and the USA. The book analyses such issues as new media technology; gender, ethnicity and local dimensions of collective identity; women in American basketball advertising; and cult football radio in Scotland.
Media Research Methods
Language: en
Pages: 310
Authors: Ina Bertrand, Peter Hughes
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-06 - Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

This fully revised and updated second edition provides an accessible introduction to the research methods for studying media, communication and culture. In particular, the new edition considers how globalisation and digitalisation have changed the contexts, practices and content of media and the way that it is researched.
Baseball and Social Class
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Ronald E. Kates, Warren Tormey
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-11-02 - Publisher: McFarland

This collection of fresh essays seeks to examine the intersection of baseball and social class, pointing to the conclusion that America's game, infused from its origins with a democratic mythos and founded on high-minded principles of meritocracy, is nonetheless fraught with problematic class contradictions. Each essayist has explored how class
Football and Community in the Global Context
Language: en
Pages: 143
Authors: Adam Brown, Tim Crabbe, Gavin Mellor
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-31 - Publisher: Routledge

Football clubs across the world continue to embody many of the collective symbols, identifications and processes of connectivity which have long been associated with the notion of ‘community’. In recent years, however, the very term ‘community’ has become the focus of renewed interest within popular discourse and amongst academics, politicians