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Title Routledge handbook of physical cultural studies / edited by Michael L. Silk, David L. Andrews and Holly Thorpe.
Imprint Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2017.


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Description 1 online resource
Series Routledge international handbooks
Routledge international handbooks.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Subject Physical education and training -- Social aspects.
Sports sciences -- Social aspects.
Human body -- Social aspects.
Genre Electronic books.
Contents pt. I. Groundings -- pt. II. Practices -- pt. III. Subjectified bodies -- pt. IV. Institutionalized bodies -- pt. V. Experiential bodies -- pt. VI. Spaces -- pt. VII. Contexts and sites of embodied practice -- pt. VIII. Methodologies contingencies -- pt. IX. Politics and praxis.
Summary Physical cultural studies (PCS) is a dynamic and rapidly developing field of study. This handbook offers the first definitive account of the state of the art in PCS, showcasing the latest research and methodological approaches. It examines the boundaries, preoccupations, theories and politics of PCS, drawing on transdisciplinary expertise from areas as diverse as sport studies, sociology, history, cultural studies, performance studies and anthropology.
Other Author Silk, Michael L., editor.
Andrews, David L., 1962- editor.
Thorpe, Holly, editor.
Other Title Print version: Routledge handbook of physical cultural studies. Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2017 9781138817210
Other Title Handbook of physical cultural studies