Body Cultures: Essays on Sport, Space & Identity by Henning Eichberg0415172322, 9780415172325

Author : John Bale, Chris Philo (eds.)
Description:Body Cultures explores the relationship between the body, sport and landscape. This book presents the first critically edited collection of Henning Eichberg's provocative essays into 'body culture'. Eichberg, a well-known scholar in continental Europe who draws upon the ideas of Elias, Focault, Habermas and others, is now attracting considerable interest from Anglo-American sociologists, historians and geographers. This collection has been extensively edited to highlight Eichberg's most important arguments and themes. Introductory essays from the editors and Susan Brownell provide clear explanations and interpretations as well as a biography of Eichberg.
Categories: Biology Plants: Agriculture and Forestry
Year :1998
Publisher : Routledge
Language : English
N° Of Pages : 166
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