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Sport and Communication, Hardback Book

Sport and Communication Hardback

Edited by Raymond Boyle

Part of the SAGE Library of Sports Studies series


Sports culture and practice has been intertwined with the media and communication industries since both began to emerge in their contemporary forms in the late 19th century.

There has evolved a complex and symbiotic relationship between sport and the communication industries that have has seen the latter re-shape, mediate, finance and even define one of the central tenets of 20thand 21st Century popular culture. Across four volumes, this Major Work charts these compelling developments through a selection of the best journal research from around the world. Volume One: History and Context: Heroes and VillainsVolume Two: Sport, Media and Communicating IdentitiesVolume Three: The Sports Communication IndustriesVolume Four: Sports and the Digital Age


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 1520 pages
  • Publisher: SAGE Publications Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Communication studies
  • ISBN: 9781473913066



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