Overview:Cultures of Boxing - Sport, History and Culture 4 - Bringing together boxing writers from different cultural and disciplinary perspectives, this book offers a vital and original contribution to the understanding of this enduringly fascinating and controversial sport. This collected volume investigates what is at stake in boxing in the modern world by exploring different aspects of boxing culture and problematic concepts attached to the sport such as masculinity and violence. This approach implies input from different academic and creative disciplines including aesthetics, cultural studies, creative writing, anthropology, history, literature and sociology. The points of view of participants in boxing as a sport, amateur and professional, will also be incorporated. In this way, themes as different as what it feels like to receive a punch on the nose or the role of fist-fighting in traditional Russian folk customs will be explored.

This book is on page /0fb06c92acf561788291222b8bb2eff7/book/1603725644-9783034318600. It was written by the following authors: David Scott. Book Cultures of Boxing - Sport, History and Culture 4, which can be read online, published by the company: Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften. Other books on similar topics can be found in sections: Education, Society, Politics. The book was published on 2015-09-17 00:00:00. It has 192 pages and is published in Paperback format and weight 300 g. File for download Cultures of Boxing - Sport, History and Culture 4 has PDF format and is called cultures-of-boxing-sport-history-and-culture-4.pdf. Other books you can download below. Our poumm.fr site is not responsible for the content of PDF files.


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