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Sport and Leisure in the Civilizing Process: Critique and Counter-Critique

Eric Dunning, Chris Rojek - Social Science - 2016 - 289 pages
How do figurational sociologists approach the subjects of sport and leisure? How does their approach differ from other approaches in the field? This major collection, edited by ...
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Globalization East and West

Bryan S Turner, Habibul Haque Khondker - Social Science - 2010 - 239 pages
Do we confuse globalization for Americanization? What are the distinctive elements in the interplay of the local and the global? This book examines globalization from the ...
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Stuart Hall

Chris Rojek - Social Science - 2003 - 248 pages
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Touring Cultures: Transformations of Travel and Theory

Chris Rojek - Social Science - 1997 - 214 pages
This collection brings together some of the most influential writers in the field to examine the complex connections between tourism and cultural change and the relevance of ...
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Handbook of Citizenship Studies

Engin F Isin, Bryan S Turner - Political Science - 2002 - 340 pages
'The contributions of Woodiwiss, Lister and Sassen are outstanding but not unrepresentative of the many merits of this excellent collection'- The British Journal of Sociology ...
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Forget Baudrillard?

Chris Rojek - Social Science - 1993 - 170 pages
Jean Baudrillard is a central figure in the area of sociology and cultural studies today, but his writings infuriate as many people as they intoxicate. This collection aims to ...
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Celebrity

Chris Rojek - Education - 2001 - 208 pages
An analysis of the cult of celebrity in modern society.
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Cultural Studies

Chris Rojek - Social Science - 2006 - 184 pages
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Frank Sinatra

Chris Rojek - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 192 pages
Sinatra may not have found his Boswell with this study, but our understanding of him will never be the same again. Rojek's is the first book to take Sinatra's cultural ...
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