Gender Politics and the Olympic Industry Hardback
Part of the Palgrave Studies in the Olympic and Paralympic Games series
This book explores how the Olympic industry has shaped hegemonic concepts of sporting masculinities and femininities for its own profit and image-making ends, examining its continuing marginalization of athletes on account of their race, ethnicity, gender, sexuality and class.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 159 pages, VI, 159 p.
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
- Publication Date: 30/10/2012
- Category: Feminism & feminist theory
- ISBN: 9781137291141