International Review for the Sociology of Sport
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#1Alex ChannonH-Index: 10
#2Christopher R. Matthews (NTU: Nottingham Trent University)H-Index: 8
Last. Matthew Hillier (LBU: Leeds Beckett University)H-Index: 1
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Iceland attracted international attention when its national football team qualified for the 2018 Men’s World Cup. This surprise qualification made Iceland the smallest nation to qualify in the 88-y...
#1Suzanne Schrijnder (VU: Victoria University, Australia)
#2Noortje van Amsterdam (UU: Utrecht University)H-Index: 4
Last. Fiona McLachlan (VU: Victoria University, Australia)H-Index: 3
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CrossFit is a relatively new fitness movement/sport, where women and men train together in the same space, performing the same athletic movements and gender equality is celebrated in CrossFit marke...
#1Adam Evans (UCPH: University of Copenhagen)H-Index: 9
#2Gertrud Pfister (UCPH: University of Copenhagen)H-Index: 16
Gender inequity in sport organisation boards, particularly in decision-making positions, remains a significant issue. Considerable research exists on the topic yet attempts to integrate non-academi...
Attempts to map the global sport for development and peace field have revealed only some aspects of its complex organisational structure, failing to depict the web of relations in which diverse sta...
#1Mitchell McSweeney (York University)H-Index: 2
#2Brad Millington (University of Bath)H-Index: 10
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This article reports on an empirical study of ‘Bicycles for Development’ (BFD) – a nascent movement whereby used bicycles are collected (often in the global North) and distributed in development co...
#1Andrew Adams (BU: Bournemouth University)H-Index: 4
#2Emma Kavanagh (BU: Bournemouth University)H-Index: 5
High performance athletes participate and function in sports systems where exploitative behaviours may become manifest. These behaviours potentially violate an individual athlete’s human rights. Us...
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#1Thijs A. Velema (NSYSU: National Sun Yat-sen University)H-Index: 2
#2Han-Yu Wen (NSYSU: National Sun Yat-sen University)
Last. Yu-Kai Zhou (NSYSU: National Sun Yat-sen University)
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This paper examines where European professional teams recruit new players in order to shed light on the functioning of global value added chains in world football. Most studies either point to the increasing internationalization of football’s labor force to argue that European clubs recruit from peripheral but culturally or historically related countries or turn to the experiences of players with domestic transfers to suggest that most teams recruit within their country. This study directly exam...
#1Lucen Liu (ZJU: Zhejiang University)
#2Richard Pringle (Monash University)H-Index: 13
This study explored middle-aged Chinese female table tennis players’ experiences of pain and injuries in the context of life in a foreign country (New Zealand). Data were collected in two table ten...
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