By John Hughson,Fiona Skillen
This quantity attracts jointly scholarship throughout a couple of disciplines – heritage, sociology, media and cultural reports, political technological know-how, Slavonic stories – to check the importance of the game of soccer inside Southeastern Europe, with an especial specialize in nations of the previous Yugoslavia. the amount is well timed as there's growing to be attractiveness within and past the academy that soccer is a key cultural website during which the tensions in the sector have and stay mirrored. vital matters reminiscent of resurgent nationalism, ethno/religious identification building, and collective masculine id are performed out on the subject of the game of soccer. The papers in the quantity discover those and different subject matters in targeted case experiences that might be of curiosity to teachers and coverage makers desirous about eager to be aware of extra approximately how soccer may be thought of inside of agendas all for reconciliation and a socially inclusive future.
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Football in Southeastern Europe: From Ethnic Homogenization to Reconciliation (Sport in the Global Society – Contemporary Perspectives) by John Hughson,Fiona Skillen