Sport, gender and sexuality: surveying the field

Eric Anderson, Jennifer Hargreaves

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Abstract

When Senior Commissioning Editor, Simon Whitmore, invited us to edit this Routledge Handbook of Sport, Gender and Sexuality for the Sport and Leisure list, we grasped the opportunity to produce—in a single publication—a notable resource for academics, and an informative and interesting book for sport professionals and general readers. The result is a handbook that is wide-ranging across different historical periods, different sports, and different local and global contexts. It incorporates personal, ideological and political narratives; varied conceptual, methodological and theoretical approaches; and examples of complexities and nuanced ways of understanding the gendered and sexualized dynamics of sport. To accomplish our task, we sought chapters from established scholars who have made important contributions to the field of sport, gender and sexuality, as well as from …
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationRoutledge Handbook of Sport, Gender and Sexuality
EditorsJennifer Hargreaves, Eric Anderson
Place of PublicationAbingdon
ISBN (Electronic)9780203121375
Publication statusPublished - 4 Mar 2014

Publication series

NameRoutledge International Handbooks
PublisherRoutledge

Keywords

  • Sport
  • Gender
  • Sexuality
  • Sport sociology

Cite this

Anderson, E., & Hargreaves, J. (2014). Sport, gender and sexuality: surveying the field. In J. Hargreaves, & E. Anderson (Eds.), Routledge Handbook of Sport, Gender and Sexuality (Routledge International Handbooks). Abingdon.
Anderson, Eric ; Hargreaves, Jennifer. / Sport, gender and sexuality: surveying the field. Routledge Handbook of Sport, Gender and Sexuality. editor / Jennifer Hargreaves ; Eric Anderson. Abingdon, 2014. (Routledge International Handbooks).
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Anderson E, Hargreaves J. Sport, gender and sexuality: surveying the field. In Hargreaves J, Anderson E, editors, Routledge Handbook of Sport, Gender and Sexuality. Abingdon. 2014. (Routledge International Handbooks).