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How Soccer Explains The World

Pub Date : 2009-10-13 | Author : Franklin Foer | Publisher : Harper Collins

ISBN 10 : 9780061864704
ISBN 13 : 0061864706

“An eccentric, fascinating exposé of a world most of us know nothing about.” —The New York Times Book Review "An insightful, entertaining, brainiac sports road trip." —The..



How Soccer Explains The World

Pub Date : 2008-10-20 | Author : Franklin Foer | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 1439566194
ISBN 13 : 9781439566190

Provides an analysis of the sport's reflection of history as well as its modern influence and identifies commonalities between tribalism and globalization, explaining how such fact..


Gaming The World

Pub Date : 2010-05-17 | Author : Andrei S. Markovits | Publisher : Princeton University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781400834662
ISBN 13 : 140083466X

Professional sports today have truly become a global force, a common language that anyone, regardless of their nationality, can understand. Yet sports also remain distinctly local,..


Soccer Empire

Pub Date : 2010 | Author : Laurent Dubois | Publisher : Univ of California Press

ISBN 10 : 9780520259287
ISBN 13 : 0520259289

Traces the history of soccer in France, focusing on two of the biggest players, the lasting imperial legacies, and the sport's power to change the nation...


Globaloney

Pub Date : 2005-01-01 | Author : Michael Veseth | Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN 10 : 0742536580
ISBN 13 : 9780742536586

Whats the truth about globalization and whats just globaloney? Michael Veseth believes that much of what people say and write about globalization is really globaloney - rhetoric bu..


Soccer And Philosophy

Pub Date : 2010-04-10 | Author : Ted Richards | Publisher : Open Court

ISBN 10 : 9780812696820
ISBN 13 : 0812696824

This collection of incisive articles gives a leading team of international philosophers a free kick toward exploring the complex and often hidden contours of the world of soccer. W..