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Sport, Literature, Society: Cultural Historical Studies (Sport in the Global Society - Historical Perspectives) Hardcover – 19 Jul 2013

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  • Hardcover: 208 pages
  • Publisher: Routledge; 1 edition (19 July 2013)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0415825687
  • ISBN-13: 978-0415825689
  • Product Dimensions: 17.8 x 1.9 x 24.8 cm
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About the Author

Alexis Tadié is Professor of English Literature at the University of Paris-Sorbonne, a Fellow of the Insitut Universitaire de France, and a Visiting Fellow, All Souls College, Oxford, 2012-3. He works on literature and the history of ideas in the early modern period, as well as on the literature of sport. He recently edited in French Sterne’s The Life and Opinion of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman (Gallimard, 2012).

J.A. Mangan, Emeritus Professor, University of Strathclyde, FRHS, FRAI, D. Litt., is Founding Editor of the International Journal of the History of Sport and the series Sport in the Global Society, author of the globally acclaimed Athleticism in the Victorian and Edwardian Public School, The Games Ethic and Imperialism and ‘Manufacturing' Masculinity: Making Imperial Manliness, Morality and Militarism and author or editor of some fifty studies of politics, culture and sport.

Supriya Chaudhuri is Professor and Co-ordinator of the Centre of Advanced Study in the Department of English, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India. Her academic specialisations include Renaissance studies, translation, cultural history, modernism and the literature of sport.

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