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Globalization and football

Richard Giulianotti

Globalization and football

a critical sociology

by Richard Giulianotti

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Published by SAGE Publications in Thousand Oaks, CA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementRichard Giulianotti, Roland Robertson
ContributionsRobertson, Roland
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV943.9.S64 G577 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 199 p ;
Number of Pages199
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24519782M
ISBN 109781412921275, 9781412921282
LC Control Number2008940426

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An example of the globalization of sports can be seen in the fact that the National Football League (NFL) is now playing games in England and there are discussions of having games in other countries like Mexico. The NFL and Yahoo! had a game streamed live over the Internet, which helped even more people to be able to watch the : Jason Semler. Globalization largely refers to the movement toward an integrated global economy, marked by the free exchange of goods and capital. In popular discourse, Globalization is often related to the Internet revolution, the neo-liberal or free-market economies and the predominantly western political, economic and cultural g: football.


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His research interests are in sport, globalization, crime and deviance, popular culture, qualitative research methods and social theory. He has published several books on various aspects of sport, particularly its international dimensions. Roland Robertson is Professor of Sociology at the University of by: Sveral elements of this case study add to our knowledge of football and globalization.

And, unlike edited collections, this book has the advantage of a narrative advanced by two authors which is woven around a framework drawn from Robertson’s wider work on : $ Globalization and Football is an important study that opens up new avenues of inquiry into the development of global football in the twenty-first century and its relationships to other social spheres experiencing profound economic, social and political transformations essential and highly pleasurable reading for those Globalization and football book in sport and globalizationManufacturer: SAGE Publications Ltd.

This book is about the interrelationships of globalization processes and the sport of football (sometimes known as ‘association football’ or ‘soccer’). As joint authors, we share a deep fascination with both ‘the global game’ and transnational processes, and these subjects would appear to have a similar allure across most societies throughout the world.

Globalization and Football deserves to be widely read and I am confident it will be. Barry Smart Professor of Sociology, University of Portsmouth. A work that offers a very original perspective and that, undoubtedly, is set to become a key reference book for any study on the sociology of sportFormat: Pasta dura.

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Football's global governing body, the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), has national member associations, while its showcase tournament, the World Cup finals, is. Book > Academic Books > Globalization × × × Share.

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Giulianotti, R & Robertson, R'History: the global sport and the making of globalization', in Globalization & football, SAGE Publications Ltd, London, pp.viewed 23 Maydoi: /n1. Giulianotti, Richard and Roland Robertson. "History: The Global Sport and the Making of Globalization." Globalization & Football.

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Improvements in technology and the opening of markets mean that globalisation permeates into all walks of life, even football. Yes, football. You don't think so. Read on Football is the most popular sport in the world, with over countries affiliated to the governing body, FIFA.

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Description - Globalization and Football by Roland Robertson 'As much about globalization as it is about football, this engaging narrative demonstrates how the world's most popular sport has been influenced by a range of complex global processes and flows. Globalization and Football deserves to be widely read and I am confident it will be!Barry SmartProfessor of Sociology, University of PortsmouthA work that offers a very original perspective and that, undoubtedly, is set to become a key reference book for any study on the sociology of sportJuan-Ignacio Martinez-PastorSociologica unique in terms of the scope and depth of its analysis.

Globalization and Sport is a unique collection which places sport at the heart of debates on global processes. Globalization, Football and Transnationalism: Richard Giulianotti and Roland Robertson. Is Baseball a Global Sport. The most intriguing parts of the book are where historical details of specific sports—cricket, soccer Brand: Wiley.

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I highly recommend them to specialists and general readers interested in sport, African Studies, and globalization.” Peter Alegi, Idrottsforum.The globalization of football: a study in the glocalization of the ‘serious life’ Richard Giulianotti and Roland Robertson Abstract Sport, in particular football, constitutes one of the most dynamic, sociologically illuminating domains of globalization.

This paper examines the globalization of.