Association football : a study in figurational sociology / Graham Curry and Eric Dunning.

Author
Curry, Graham [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
  • Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2015.
  • © 2015
Description
204 pages ; 25 cm.

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Subject(s)
Rugby footballSocial aspects [Browse]
Author
Series
  • Routledge research in sports history ; 6. [More in this series]
  • Routledge research in sports history ; 6
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
List of tables -- Introduction -- The folk antecedents of modern football -- Public school status rivalry and the early development of football: the cases of Eton and Rugby -- The universities and codification -- The Sheffield footballing sub-culture and other early clubs -- The emergence of the Football Association -- The advent of professionalism -- The origins of football debate -- Conclusion.
ISBN
  • 9781138828513 (Hardback)
  • 1138828513 (Hardback)
LCCN
2014032742
OCLC
891126168
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