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New ethnographies of football in Europe, people, passions, politics, edited by Alexandra Schwell ... [et al.]

New ethnographies of football in Europe, people, passions, politics, edited by Alexandra Schwell ... [et al.]
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Main title
New ethnographies of football in Europe
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Responsibility statement
edited by Alexandra Schwell ... [et al.]
Series statement
Football research in an enlarged Europe
Sub title
people, passions, politics
Exploring how football impacts on people's everyday lives, this volume uses anthropological research methods to scrutinize the social fields of football fans and the specific socio-cultural contexts in which they are embedded, taking into account processes of Europeanization, globalization, commercialization and migration
Table Of Contents
Introduction: People, Passions and Much More: the Anthropology of Football / Michał Buchowski ... [et al.] -- Part I Beginnings -- 2 Going for the Reds: Max Gluckman and the Anthropology of Football / Robert Gordon and Marizanne Grundlingh -- Part II The Political Field -- 3 Normalising Political Relations through Football: the Case of Croatia and Serbia (1990–2013) / Ivan Ðordevi´c and Bojan Žiki´c -- 4 The Paradoxes of Politicisation: Fan Initiatives in Zagreb, Croatia / Andrew Hodges and Paul Stubbs -- 5 We Are One! Or Are We? Football Fandom and Ethno-National Identity in Israel / Hani Zubida -- Part III Agency -- Hegemony in Question? Euro 2012 and Local Politics in the City of Poznan / Małgorzata Z. Kowalska -- 7 Travelling European Gay Footballers: Tournaments as an Integration Ritual / Stefan Heissenberger -- 8 To Pass and Not To Pass: Female Fans’ Visibility in the Football Fandom Field / Daniel Regev and Tamar Rapoport -- Part IV Embodiment -- 9 Being a Football Kid. Football as a Mediatised Play Practice / Stine Liv Johansen-- 10 Why We Wear It: the Football Shirt as a Badge of Identity / Viola Hofmann -- Part V Mobility and Transnationalism -- 11 Performing Loyalties/Rivalries: Galatasaray and Fenerbahce Fans in Vienna / Nina Szogs -- 12 Building a Turkish Fan Community: Facebook, Schengen and Easyjet / John McManus -- 13 People, Passions – but What about Politics? / Alexandra Schwell ...[et al.] -- Afterword / Simon Kuper
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