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Cricket: A Political History of the Global Game, 1945-2017

04 Nov 2018-Sport in Society (Routledge)-Vol. 21, Iss: 12, pp 2083-2085
TL;DR: In this article, Wagg has explored the proliferation of cricket across the globe and given adequate scope to critically conceptualize the dynamics of globalization, and in this context, globali...
Abstract: In the book, Stephen Wagg has explored the proliferation of cricket across the globe. It has given adequate scope to critically conceptualize the dynamics of globalization. In this context, globali...
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TL;DR: In this paper, Imagined communities: Reflections on the origin and spread of nationalism are discussed. And the history of European ideas: Vol. 21, No. 5, pp. 721-722.

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TL;DR: In this paper, the authors reviewed CLR James' Beyond a Boundary, where he opined: "What do they know of cricket who only men's cricket know?" and added: "Men's cricket knows more than women's cricket."
Abstract: In CLR James’ Beyond a Boundary he opined: ‘What do they know of cricket who only cricket know?’ One might add: ‘What do they know of cricket who only men’s cricket know?’ This article reviews the ...

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TL;DR: In this article, the authors examine the English and Wales Cricket Board's relationship with NatWest Bank and analyse its award-winning sponsorship campaign Cricket Has No Boundaries (CHNB) Drawing upon Jean B.
Abstract: In this article, we examine England and Wales Cricket Board’s relationship with NatWest Bank and analyse its award-winning sponsorship campaign Cricket Has No Boundaries (CHNB) Drawing upon Jean B

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  • ...Indeed, the mythology surrounding cricket (Marqusee 1998; Malcolm 2013; Wagg 2018) has been frequently used to reaffirm an idealised image of England and of Englishness....

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Damion Sturm1
TL;DR: In contemporary cricket, the forces of globalisation, commericalisation and mediatisation have shaped the sport into a media-centric product notable for innovative and experimental technologies.
Abstract: Shaped by the forces of globalisation, commericalisation and mediatisation, contemporary cricket has been repackaged as a media-centric “product” notable for innovative and experimental technologie...

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TL;DR: In this article, the authors explore the social media strategy of the successful Australia-New Zealand joint bid for the FIFA Women's World Cup 2023, and explore how the As One bid harnes...
Abstract: In this article we critically explore the social media strategy of the successful Australia-New Zealand ‘As One’ joint bid for the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023™. We explore how the As One bid harnes...

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TL;DR: In this paper, the authors present a Phenomonology of modernity and post-modernity in the context of trust in abstract systems and the transformation of intimacy in the modern world.
Abstract: Part I:. Introduction. The Discontinuities of Modernity. Security and Danger, Trust and Risk. Sociology and Modernity. Modernity, Time and Space. Disembedding. Trust. The Reflexivity of Modernity. Modernity and Post-- Modernity?. Summary. Part II:. The Institutional Dimensions of Modernity. The Globalizing of Modernity. Two Theoretical Perspectives. Dimensions of Globalization. Part III:. Trust and Modernity. Trust in Abstract Systems. Trust and Expertise. Trust and Ontological Security. The Pre--Modern and Modern. Part IV:. Abstract Systems and the Transformation of Intimacy. Trust and Personal Relations. Trust and Personal Identity. Risk and Danger in the Modern World. Risk and Ontological Security. Adaptive Reactions. A Phenomonology of Modernity. Deskilling and Reskilling in Everyday Life. Objections to Post--Modernity. Part V:. Riding the Juggernaut. Utopian Realism. Future Orientations. The Role of Social Movements. Post--Modernity. Part VI: . Is Modernity and Western Project?. Concluding Observations. Notes.

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  • ...…cricket has evolved during these time frames. in this endeavour, he has encapsulated the inherent dynamism embedded within the globalising trends in cricket. it embarks on the idea of ‘reflexive modernity’ (Giddens 1990, 36). it depicts modernity as a self-evaluating process of linear progression....

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TL;DR: In this paper, Imagined communities: Reflections on the origin and spread of nationalism are discussed. And the history of European ideas: Vol. 21, No. 5, pp. 721-722.

13,842 citations

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TL;DR: The second and third editions of the Second and Third editions of this book as discussed by the authors have been published in the last few years and are available online and in bookstores now, respectively.
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  • ...Moreover, there are adequate scope to explore the relationship between state and civil society (Chandhoke 1995)....

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