Understanding sport as a religious phenomenon : an introduction / Eric Bain-Selbo (Western Kentucky University, USA) and D. Gregory Sapp (Stetson University, USA).

Author
Bain-Selbo, Eric [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
  • London : Bloomsbury Academic, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 2016.
  • ©2016
Description
x, 173 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm

Details

Subject(s)
SportsReligious aspects [Browse]
Author
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (pages 144-170) and index.
Contents
Sport as a religious phenomenon -- The quest for perfection: a theological approach -- A psychology of sport and religion: escaping finitude -- Come together: a sociology of religion and sport -- Sport and the moral life -- Thinking critically about religion, and sport, -- Religion, Sport and Secularism.
ISBN
  • 9781472506108 ((hardback))
  • 1472506103 ((hardback))
  • 9781472514059 ((paperback))
  • 147251405X ((paperback))
LCCN
2016010453
OCLC
903510510
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