From ritual to record : the nature of modern sports / Allen Guttmann

Categories:
Sports
Description:
Originally published in 1978, this book was one of the first to recognize the importance of sports as a lens on the fundamental structure of societies. In this reissue, Guttmann emphasizes the many ways that modern sports, dramatically different from the sports of previous eras, have profoundly shaped contemporary life.
Name(s):
Columbia University Press
Guttmann, Allen, 1932
Registration Number:
TX0000067816
Registration Date:
1/27/1978
Application Title:
Spots and national character.
Imprint:
New York : Columbia University Press, 1978.
Description:
198 p.
Copyright Claimant:
Columbia University Press
Date of Creation:
1977
Date of Publication:
1978-05-09
Other Title:
Spots and national character
ISBN:
023103993X