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Members of the Romanian elites encouraged various leisure and sporting activities from the late nineteenth century but most notably from the turn of the twentieth century onwards and during the post-WWI period. Some even become sportsmen and sportswomen recognized both nationally and...

Author(s)
Dogaru, C. Ş.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Sport in Society: Cultures, Commerce, Media, Politics, 2023, 26, 10, pp 1738-1755
Abstract

Abstracts are presented of 175 papers along with summaries of two panel discussions on: physical culture studies and sport history; and sports and political activism. Topics and sports covered include: basketball; soccer; American football; tennis; colonialism; rodeo; hiking; women; aquatics; the...

Author(s)
Kimball, R.
Publisher
North American Society for Sport History, USA
Citation
North American Society for Sport History. Proceedings of the 40th Annual Conference, Hotel Shattuck Plaza, Berkeley, CA, USA, 1-4 June 2012, 2012, pp 180 pp.
Abstract

This book examines sport in Britain since 1945 and examines its place in British culture. It is argued that sport is not neutral, asocial or apolitical and so it needs to be assessed in its widest cultural context to be understood. This new edition expands the range of sports covered. As well as...

Author(s)
Polley, M.
Publisher
Routledge, Taylor & Francis, London, UK
Citation
Moving the goalposts: a history of sport and society in Britain since 1945, 2010, pp 288 pp.
Abstract

Sport in general is considered one of the cultural aspects that different states and countries depend on to reflect the extent of cultural and social development that reflects positively on those societies. Women's sports is considered one of these facades or it is a branch of sports. Therefore,...

Author(s)
Taee, R. A. A. A.
Publisher
College of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, Mosul, Iraq
Citation
Al-Rafidain Journal for Sport Sciences, 2023, 26, 81, pp fa211-fa232
Abstract

This study investigates Melbourne's status as an Olympic city. Beginning with its successful hosting of the 1956 'Friendly Games', Melbourne has subsequently established a vibrant Olympic legacy. This has included the development of world-class sports facilities, especially in the Olympic Park...

Author(s)
Baka, R.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
International Journal of the History of Sport, 2018, 35, 9, pp 874-897
Abstract

The purpose of this study was to examine the association between sports participation history, including estimated age of first exposure (eAFE) to high-risk sports, and concussion history in first year (i.e., freshmen) collegiate athletes. Athletes increased their odds of sustaining a pre-college...

Author(s)
Caccese, J.; Schmidt, J.; Moody, J.; Broglio, S.; McAllister, T.; McCrea, M.; Pasquina, P.; Buckley, T.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Research in Sports Medicine, 2023, 31, 3, pp 260-272
Abstract

This book examines the 20th century history of the ten most popular sports in Britain. It also tries to cover developments in Scotland, Wales, Ireland and England. The book provides the origin, the power structure, the relationship between the participatory mass and the eminent, and the role of...

Author(s)
Mason, T.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Sport in Britain: a social history, 2010, pp 363 pp.
Abstract

The aim of the paper is to present the outline of the history of physical culture in the province of Ternopil in the years 1920-1939. The province of Ternopil was established on 23 December 1920, as one of the very first provinces on the South-Eastern Borderlands of the Second Polish Republic. In...

Author(s)
Małolepszy, E.; Drozdek-Małolepsza, T.
Publisher
Wydawnictwo Naukowe Uniwersytetu Szczecińskiego, Szczecin, Poland
Citation
Central European Journal of Sport Sciences and Medicine, 2022, 37, 1, pp 5-11
Abstract

The rapid growth of western sports in China in the early twentieth century gave rise to modern sports venues and facilities. During the past 100 years, an increasing number of large sports complexes were built around the country to facilitate the development of sport and serve the mission of...

Author(s)
Lu ZhouXiang
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
International Journal of the History of Sport, 2013, 30, 4, pp 422-442
Abstract

Throughout the history, people have done a variety of physical activities such as war preparation, ceremony, entertainment, and many other similar activities. Due to the requirements of the era, women have sometimes been involved in these physical activities and sometimes left out. Today, however,...

Author(s)
Ayan, S.; Memİs, U. A.; Sahİn, K.
Publisher
Progress Publishing LLC, Baku, Azerbaijan
Citation
International Journal of Academic Research, 2013, 5, 6B, pp 118-124

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