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The Resource Sporting females : critical issues in the history and sociology of women's sports, Jennifer Hargreaves

Sporting females : critical issues in the history and sociology of women's sports, Jennifer Hargreaves

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Sporting females : critical issues in the history and sociology of women's sports
Title
Sporting females
Title remainder
critical issues in the history and sociology of women's sports
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer Hargreaves
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An outstanding contribution to feminist analysis of sport from the nineteenth century to the present day the author presents sport as a battle for control of the physical body and an important area for feminist intervention
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hargreaves, Jennifer
Dewey number
796/.0194
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
GV709.18.G7
LC item number
H37 1994eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sports for women
  • Sports for women
  • Feminist theory
  • Sports
  • Women
  • Feminism
  • Sports
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • Feminist theory
  • Sports for women
  • Sports for women
  • Great Britain
  • Frauensport
  • Feminismus
  • Geschlechterrolle
  • Soziologie
  • Sport
  • Sportsoziologie
  • Frau
  • Geschichte
  • Frau
  • Großbritannien
  • Vrouwen
  • Sport
Label
Sporting females : critical issues in the history and sociology of women's sports, Jennifer Hargreaves
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 292-320) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover -- Sporting Females -- Contents -- Tables -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- Chapter 1 Theories of sports -- INTRODUCTION -- THE PROBLEM OF SEXUAL DIFFERENCE -- POPULAR IDEAS ABOUT SPORTS -- POPULAR IDEAS ABOUT GENDER -- ETHNOGRAPHIC RESEARCH -- FIGURATIONAL SOCIOLOGY -- MARXISM -- NEO-MARXIST APPROACHES: ECONOMISM -- STRUCTURALIST MARXISM: THEORIES OF REPRODUCTION -- CULTURAL MARXISM: HEGEMONY THEORY -- Chapter 2 Sports feminism -- FEMINIST PERSPECTIVES -- EQUALITY OF OPPORTUNITY -- SEPARATISM -- POSITIVE ACTION -- UNNECESSARY DIVISIONS -- CAPITALIST RELATIONS AND GENDER RELATIONS -- GENDER AND CLASS -- MAKING WOMEN'S SPORTS POLITICAL -- AGENCY AND CONSTRAINT -- DAMAGED MEN -- STRATEGIES FOR CHANGE -- Chapter 3 Nature and culture -- INTRODUCTION -- CONSTRUCTING DIFFERENCES -- THE NATURE OF WOMAN -- THERAPEUTIC EXERCISE -- CAPITALISM AND BOURGEOIS PROSPERITY -- VICTORIAN FAMILISM -- CONSPICUOUS RECREATION -- FEMALE EDUCATION AND EXERCISE FOR GIRLS -- Chapter 4 The legitimation of female exercise -- ELITE DAY SCHOOLS -- PUBLIC BOARDING SCHOOLS -- HEALTH AND MORALITY -- EXERCISE FOR WORKING-CLASS GIRLS -- THE LEGEND OF MADAME ÖSTERBERG -- FEMINIST CONCERNS AND LIMITATIONS -- CLASS RELATIONS -- THE GROWTH OF A NEW PROFESSION -- A PROCESS OF STRUGGLE -- Chapter 5 Recreative and competitive sports -- INTRODUCTION -- ELITE SPORTS -- SPORTING SENSUALITY -- DEALING WITH OPPOSITION -- RATIONALIZED SPORTS -- THE POLY CLUBS -- THE CONSTANT FOCUS ON BIOLOGY -- PROBLEMS OF DEMOCRATIZATION -- THE PROBLEM OF LEISURE -- Chapter 6 The inter-war years -- INTRODUCTION -- EXCITEMENT AND SPECTACLE -- FEMALE SPORTS AND CLASS -- SPORTS IN SCHOOLS -- ORGANIZATION AND GROWTH -- STRUGGLING FOR RESOURCES -- FOLLOWING THE MEN -- FURTHER EXPANSION -- STRUGGLING FOR WOMEN'S ATHLETICS -- THE 'NATURAL' BODY -- WOMEN'S BODIES AND THE STATE -- INCREASED DEMOCRATIZATION -- WORKERS' SPORTS FOR WOMEN -- PLAYING MEN'S SPORTS -- 'LOW-LIFE' SPORTS -- CONCLUSION -- Chapter 7 Femininity or 'musculinity'? -- INTRODUCTION -- GENDER-AN ORGANIZING PRINCIPLE -- GIRLS AND BOYS COME OUT TO PLAY -- GENDER DIFFERENCES IN CHILDREN'S WEEKLIES -- GENDER DIVISIONS IN PRIMARY SCHOOLS -- PHYSICAL EDUCATION IN SECONDARY SCHOOLS -- BREAKING TRADITIONS -- DROPPING OUT -- THE CULT OF ADOLESCENT FEMININITY -- THE POWER OF GIRLS' WEEKLIES -- IMAGE-MAKING AND THE SEXUALIZED FEMALE BODY -- BODY MAINTENANCE AND 'THE LOOK' -- OBJECTIFYING THE FEMALE BODY -- STEREOTYPED FEMININITY -- TECHNIQUES OF SEXUALIZATION -- SPORTS AND EROTICIZATION -- REDEFINING SPORTING IMAGES -- HETEROSEXUAL FEMININITY AND THE FEAR OF MASCULINIZATION -- CONCLUSION -- Chapter 8 Gender relations of power -- INTRODUCTION -- GENDER RELATIONS AND THE STATE -- EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES IN THE USA -- TARGETING WOMEN IN SPORTS -- INTERNATIONALIZATION OF WOMEN AND SPORTS -- GENDER RELATIONS AND THE HOME -- R
Control code
51915406
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 331 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134912773
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)51915406
Label
Sporting females : critical issues in the history and sociology of women's sports, Jennifer Hargreaves
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 292-320) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover -- Sporting Females -- Contents -- Tables -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- Chapter 1 Theories of sports -- INTRODUCTION -- THE PROBLEM OF SEXUAL DIFFERENCE -- POPULAR IDEAS ABOUT SPORTS -- POPULAR IDEAS ABOUT GENDER -- ETHNOGRAPHIC RESEARCH -- FIGURATIONAL SOCIOLOGY -- MARXISM -- NEO-MARXIST APPROACHES: ECONOMISM -- STRUCTURALIST MARXISM: THEORIES OF REPRODUCTION -- CULTURAL MARXISM: HEGEMONY THEORY -- Chapter 2 Sports feminism -- FEMINIST PERSPECTIVES -- EQUALITY OF OPPORTUNITY -- SEPARATISM -- POSITIVE ACTION -- UNNECESSARY DIVISIONS -- CAPITALIST RELATIONS AND GENDER RELATIONS -- GENDER AND CLASS -- MAKING WOMEN'S SPORTS POLITICAL -- AGENCY AND CONSTRAINT -- DAMAGED MEN -- STRATEGIES FOR CHANGE -- Chapter 3 Nature and culture -- INTRODUCTION -- CONSTRUCTING DIFFERENCES -- THE NATURE OF WOMAN -- THERAPEUTIC EXERCISE -- CAPITALISM AND BOURGEOIS PROSPERITY -- VICTORIAN FAMILISM -- CONSPICUOUS RECREATION -- FEMALE EDUCATION AND EXERCISE FOR GIRLS -- Chapter 4 The legitimation of female exercise -- ELITE DAY SCHOOLS -- PUBLIC BOARDING SCHOOLS -- HEALTH AND MORALITY -- EXERCISE FOR WORKING-CLASS GIRLS -- THE LEGEND OF MADAME ÖSTERBERG -- FEMINIST CONCERNS AND LIMITATIONS -- CLASS RELATIONS -- THE GROWTH OF A NEW PROFESSION -- A PROCESS OF STRUGGLE -- Chapter 5 Recreative and competitive sports -- INTRODUCTION -- ELITE SPORTS -- SPORTING SENSUALITY -- DEALING WITH OPPOSITION -- RATIONALIZED SPORTS -- THE POLY CLUBS -- THE CONSTANT FOCUS ON BIOLOGY -- PROBLEMS OF DEMOCRATIZATION -- THE PROBLEM OF LEISURE -- Chapter 6 The inter-war years -- INTRODUCTION -- EXCITEMENT AND SPECTACLE -- FEMALE SPORTS AND CLASS -- SPORTS IN SCHOOLS -- ORGANIZATION AND GROWTH -- STRUGGLING FOR RESOURCES -- FOLLOWING THE MEN -- FURTHER EXPANSION -- STRUGGLING FOR WOMEN'S ATHLETICS -- THE 'NATURAL' BODY -- WOMEN'S BODIES AND THE STATE -- INCREASED DEMOCRATIZATION -- WORKERS' SPORTS FOR WOMEN -- PLAYING MEN'S SPORTS -- 'LOW-LIFE' SPORTS -- CONCLUSION -- Chapter 7 Femininity or 'musculinity'? -- INTRODUCTION -- GENDER-AN ORGANIZING PRINCIPLE -- GIRLS AND BOYS COME OUT TO PLAY -- GENDER DIFFERENCES IN CHILDREN'S WEEKLIES -- GENDER DIVISIONS IN PRIMARY SCHOOLS -- PHYSICAL EDUCATION IN SECONDARY SCHOOLS -- BREAKING TRADITIONS -- DROPPING OUT -- THE CULT OF ADOLESCENT FEMININITY -- THE POWER OF GIRLS' WEEKLIES -- IMAGE-MAKING AND THE SEXUALIZED FEMALE BODY -- BODY MAINTENANCE AND 'THE LOOK' -- OBJECTIFYING THE FEMALE BODY -- STEREOTYPED FEMININITY -- TECHNIQUES OF SEXUALIZATION -- SPORTS AND EROTICIZATION -- REDEFINING SPORTING IMAGES -- HETEROSEXUAL FEMININITY AND THE FEAR OF MASCULINIZATION -- CONCLUSION -- Chapter 8 Gender relations of power -- INTRODUCTION -- GENDER RELATIONS AND THE STATE -- EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES IN THE USA -- TARGETING WOMEN IN SPORTS -- INTERNATIONALIZATION OF WOMEN AND SPORTS -- GENDER RELATIONS AND THE HOME -- R
Control code
51915406
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 331 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134912773
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)51915406

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