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Sport, politics, and communism

by Riordan, James

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Published by Manchester University Press, Distributed exclusively in the USA and Canada by St. Martin"s Press in Manchester, England, New York, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe, Eastern.
    • Subjects:
    • Sports and state -- Europe, Eastern.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementJames Riordan.
      SeriesInternational studies in the history of sport
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV706.35 .R56 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 169 p. ;
      Number of Pages169
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1867096M
      ISBN 100719028507
      LC Control Number90025265

      Further reading. Pierre Arnaud and James Riordan, Sport and International Politics: The Impact of Fascism and Communism on Sport. Taylor & Francis, Barbara Keys, "Soviet Sport and Transnational Mass Culture in the s," Journal of Contemporary History, Vol. 38, No. 3, (July ), pp. – Nikolai Podvoisky, (article on the establishment of RSI), Pravda, Octo The Portuguese Communist Youth (Portuguese: Juventude Comunista Portuguesa or JCP) is the youth organization of the Portuguese Communist Party, and was founded on 10 November , after the unification of the Young Communist League and the Communist Students League.. The JCP has a political relationship of co-operation with the Portuguese Communist Party; however, it is an .

      Book Review Sport under communism: behind the East German ‘miracle’ Alan McDougall International Journal of Sport Policy and Politics. Volume 4, - Issue 1. Published online: 12 Dec Article. A mixed methods approach to compare elite sport policies of nations. A critical reflection on the use of composite indicators in the Author: Alan McDougall. The government and politics of sport. the first book to tackle the UK policy process of sport and to provide a political science analysis of some of the key issues facing sports administrators Author: B. Houlihan.

      Of his six themes, the most interesting for the current discussion include those scholars who have studied sport under fascism, under communism and those who have focused their attention on the politics of the Olympics. 2 As we shall see in this volume, these themes overlap and the Olympics become a political site used by regimes to promote Author: Mike Dennis, Jonathan Grix. Communism (from Latin communis, "common, universal") is a philosophical, social, political, economic ideology and movement whose ultimate goal is the establishment of a communist society, namely a socioeconomic order structured upon the ideas of common ownership of the means of production and the absence of social classes, money and the state.. Communism includes a variety of schools of.


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At the forefront of new areas of research in sport studies, it deals with a significant historical period systematically and, above all, internationally. Brought together in a single volume, this work examines the shaping of sport both by the fascist and communist institutions of Europe during the interwar by: 1.

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Martin's Press edition, in English. This article examines sport in the Soviet Union, East Germany, and China. Despite the early Soviet emphasis on mass physical culture, high-performance sport was the priority of these regimes and all three notionally used ‘amateurism’ to enhance national prestige.

Having started out as opponents of Olympism, all three at different times came to prioritize winning medals at the Olympic by: 3. The Politicisation of Sport in Modern China: Communist and Champions is the first book in English which examines in chronological order key issues in sport in the People's Republic of China from to in the context of Chinese history, politics and society.

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[Pierre Arnaud, professeur d'éducation physique.; James Riordan;]. MIKE DENNIS Professor of Modern German History at the University of Wolverhampton, UK. He has specialized in the history of East German Communism and sport and among his major publications are The Rise and Fall of the German Democratic RepublicThe Stasi: Myth and Reality, Deutschland (with J.

Steinert), and State and Minorities in Communist East Germany. Sport and International Politics: Impact of Facism and Communism on Sport: The Impact of Fascism and Communism on Sport and a great selection of related books, art.

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Communism, Smith rightly observes, committed some of the most heinous atrocities of the 20th century's "age of catastrophe": "Stalin's terror, the famine in China of –62 Pol Pot's laying Author: Julia Lovell.